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Couples offered special sessions to learn about breast-feeding before their baby is born

17th June 2019

Couples preparing for the arrival of their baby are being invited to a special session to help them give their child the best start in life through breast-feeding. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is offering the two-hour session once a month to help women from Hull and the East Riding who are planning to breast feed their babies. Midwives Anna Lee-Hughes and Pippa Stott, the trust’s Infant Feeding Co-ordinators, show women and their partners …


Couples offered special sessions to learn about breast-feeding before their baby is born

17th June 2019

Couples preparing for the arrival of their baby are being invited to a special session to help them give their child the best start in life through breast-feeding. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is offering the two-hour session once a month to help women from Hull and the East Riding who are planning to breast feed their babies. Midwives Anna Lee-Hughes and Pippa Stott, the trust’s Infant Feeding Co-ordinators, show women and their partners …


Your chance to make a positive impact on hospital services

14th June 2019

With over a million patient contacts every year, it stands to reason that patients and the public will have a lot of experience and a lot to say about the way we do business. That’s why we at Hull University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust are looking for more people to join our Patient and Public Council. This group works closely with our Patient Experience Team to gather information, share opinion and work alongside hospital teams …


Survivors’ stories shared as Hull plays host to national Sepsis Congress

14th June 2019

Former Hull Kingston Rovers captain Shaun Lunt will be sharing his experience of a near fatal illness with health professionals in the city next week. Shaun will be speaking of his experience of sepsis at a national Sepsis Congress being hosted by the Sepsis Team at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. Shaun was subject to a potentially deadly blood infection which resulted from an abscess in his spine back in September last year. Shaun …


TV soap stars in celebrity football match in memory of Helen Winfield

13th June 2019

A father and his two sons are arranging a celebrity football match with soap stars from Emmerdale, Coronation Street and Hollyoaks in memory of their wife and mother. Helen Winfield died in October on Ward 32 at the Queen’s Centre at Castle Hill Hospital around 10 years after finding a lump in her breast and shortly after her 50th birthday. Now, Helen’s husband Andy and her two sons Billy, 24, and Charlie, 22, are arranging …