New chairs improve patient comfort

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The generosity of UHNM Charity supporters is improving patient comfort at the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

Three Charity-funded Buddy Day Bed Chairs have been delivered to the Children’s Medical Day Care Unit.

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Kerry Braves the Shave for Cancer Centre

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A local woman has braved the shave to thank the hospital which treated her father for cancer.

Kerry Edge from Stoke-on-Trent shaved her head to raise over £1,000 for UHNM Charity.

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Pearson Tackles Hat-Trick of Climbs for Fundraising Goal

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A Premier League football manager has tackled a hat-trick of mountain climbs to raise funds for UHNM Charity

Nigel Pearson took on the Three Peaks Challenge to raise funds for the Critical Care Unit at the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

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Age simulation suit helps elderly care

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UHNM Charity have helped to improve elderly people’s experience of A&E through the funding of a new age simulation suit and goggles.   

The charity-funded equipment replicates muscle wastage and visual impairment, and will be used as a teaching tool for staff in both the Emergency Department and Elderly Care.

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Local shoppers help support NHS cancer research

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Staff and customers from McColl’s stores across Stoke-on-Trent and South Cheshire have helped raise more than £4,000 to fund potentially life-saving NHS cancer research.

The fundraising efforts of 22 stores were donated to UHNM Charity, which supports research into breath analysis studies for lung cancer and other diseases at the University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) and Keele University.

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