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Sussex women urged to have regular screening tests

10/10/2011 As a storyline in a popular soap highlights the issue of cervical cancer, women are being encouraged to have regular screening tests.

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Boosting the health of children and young people as Sussex marks Immunisation Week

10/10/2011 Booster vaccinations which protect young children and teenagers from potentially serious diseases are being highlighted as part of Sussex Immunisation Week, which starts today (10 October 2011).

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Get the jab that could save your life

10/10/2011 The NHS in Sussex is today urging people at risk of flu to get protected and have the vaccine.

Do something nice for World Mental Health Day

07/10/2011 To mark World Mental Health Day on 10 October, NHS Sussex is encouraging people to do something nice for a friend or a stranger.

Cigarette Vending Machine Ban comes into force

03/10/2011 West Sussex Tobacco Control Alliance is reminding local businesses that it is now illegal to sell tobacco products from vending machines following a change in law on 1st October 2011.

NHS South of England launched

03/10/2011 Strategic health authorities joined as part of NHS reform.