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28th July 2017 by TFN Staff

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Top author calls for more books for people with sight loss

Graeme Macrae Burnet is joining RNIB Scotland at the Edinburgh Book Festival to call for more books to be made available for people with sight loss

18th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Former football manager joins fight against dementia

Jimmy Calderwood has been praised for going public about his Alzheimer's diagnosis

16th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Charlie Gard Foundation to help kids with rare illnesses

​Foundation will be up and running in next few weeks say parents

16th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Most Scottish carers feel lonely and isolated

Most Scottish carers say they feel lonely and socially isolated, according to a new round of research

16th August 2017 by Graham Martin

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Legends to line up for football mad Bradley

Top footballers and TV stars will play a match to raise money for charity

15th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Double decker delight for fifty families

​Autism-friendly bus tour for children and families

15th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Dementia partnership agreed between charity and university

The University of the West of Scotland and Alzheimer Scotland are set to work together

15th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland in grip of drug death crisis

Urgent action needs to be taken as new figures show huge rise in drug deaths

15th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Scottish epilepsy centre praised by inspectors

The William Quarrier Scottish Epilepsy Centre was subject to an unannounced inspection

15th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Mountain Rescue Teams attend hundreds of incidents

Lifesaving volunteers gave up more than 22,000 hours of their time

15th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Baby box roll-out begins after debate on safety

Distribution of the packs comes after the safety of babies sleeping in the boxes was questioned

15th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Cancer charity records a jump in income

​Cancer support charity Macmillan has revealed its income has increased by 7% and has been able to reach more people

14th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Award nomination for flourishing dementia project

The Ally Bally Bee Project has seen an Edinburgh family create personalised stories for children

14th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Charity fund helps nurse-led projects

The Queen's Nursing Institute has handed £32,500 to Scottish projects

14th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland bids to end period poverty

​MSP wants universal free access to female sanitary products

14th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Scotland’s shocking sugar habit revealed

Cancer Research UK has revealed the extent of Scotland's sugar problem and demands strong action from the Scottish Government​

10th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Angus Council improves street conditions for blind residents

​Angus Council has introduced a street charter to improve street safety for residents with sight loss

9th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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New Crohn’s and Colitis UK raises awareness for hidden disabilities

​Crohn's and Colitis UK launches a new campaign to improve travel for people living with IBD

8th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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