News archive from January 2013
MENTAL HEALTH SCHEME FOR MUMS-TO-BE IN LINE FOR TOP AWARD

An initiative aimed at identifying and tackling mental health issues in pregnant Tameside and Glossop women has been shortlisted for a prestigious Royal College of Midwives (RCM) Annual Midwifery Awards.

Tameside Hospital has been shortlisted in the Slimming World Award for Initiatives in Improving Public Health and Reducing Inequalities category for its Perinatal Mental Health in Pregnancy initiative.

17 January 2013
ALL SMILES AFTER COMPLEMENTARY THERAPY DONATION

Tameside Hospital’s Oral Surgery and Orthodontics Department has raised £300 to help provide complementary therapies for cancer patients in Tameside and Glossop.

17 January 2013
BREASTFEEDING BRIDESMAID HAD DESIGNS ON SISTER’S BIG DAY

One of the most important things to consider when organising a wedding is ensuring the guests are fed and watered.

But for bride Jennifer Getcheffersky nee Wallis, from Ashton, that meant ensuring her bridesmaid and sister Heather Cunningham would be able to breastfeed her seven-week-old son Sean.

17 January 2013