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Friends join forces with Birmingham Children’s Hospital to raise awareness of blood donation

Friends join forces with Birmingham Children’s Hospital to raise awareness of blood donation

20.06.17
During National Blood Awareness week, Birmingham Children’s Hospital has joined forces with two patients to raise awareness of the importance of blood donation. Twelve-year-old Chardenay from Birmingham and thirteen-year-old Ruxelle from Walsall were both born with sickle cell anaemia – an inherited disorder that affects the red blood cells. Having met in the Haemoglobinopathy department […]
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Hospital experts urge urgent action to tackle city’s ‘invisible killer’ air pollution problem

Hospital experts urge urgent action to tackle city’s ‘invisible killer’ air pollution problem

13.06.17
Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is urging people to take action to tackle air pollution – the invisible killer that contributes to nearly 900 deaths a year in the city. This National Clean Air Day (Thursday 15 June) everyone is being encouraged to think about how they can play a part and make […]
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Tell us about any non-NHS services that you used as part of your maternity care

Tell us about any non-NHS services that you used as part of your maternity care

05.06.17
We’re a proud partner of Bump (Birmingham and Solihull United Maternity and Newborn Partnership), and looking forward to changing the way maternity services are provided across Birmingham and Solihull. Part of this work is about giving you more choice about the care you receive, and Bump’s new survey gives you the chance to tell us […]
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Annual General Meeting 2017

Annual General Meeting 2017

31.05.17
Our Annual General Meeting 2017 will take place on Wednesday 19 July 12pm-1pm. Patients, children and young people, families, staff, members of the public and businesses are welcome to attend. If you would like to join us, please let us know by completing our registration form. Interim Chairman Vij Randeniya, Chief Executive Sarah-Jane Marsh, Chief Finance […]
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Experts offer advice on staying safe while having fun in the sun

Experts offer advice on staying safe while having fun in the sun

25.05.17
Experts from Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust are urging parents to keep their little ones safe with temperatures increasing. Summer is set to arrive over the next few days and by taking some simple precautions there’s no reason why families can’t enjoy some fun in the sun. During hot spells Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s […]
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We’re celebrating research this International Clinical Trials Day

We’re celebrating research this International Clinical Trials Day

19.05.17
Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is proudly celebrating this year’s International Clinical Trials Day (Saturday 20 May). To mark the global awareness event, we’ve put together a special video explaining why we do research here at Birmingham Children’s Hospital and why it is important, for not just the children and young people we […]
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