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NHS Rainbow Badges

Leeds Cares funds the launch NHS Rainbow Badges at Leeds Teaching Hospitals

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First patients benefit from ‘Jacqui’s Million’ funded scalp coolers

Chemotherapy patients at Leeds Cancer Centre can now benefit from ten state-of-the-art PAXMAN Scalp Cooling Systems donated by Jacqui Drake.

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New Drip Stands on Cancer Day Unit

Donations made in loving memory of Dot Lowe.

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Leeds Cares funds 1,500 water bottles for Pelvic Radiotherapy patients

Water bottles purchased for patients undergoing pelvic radiotherapy at Leeds Cancer Centre.

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Target reached for MR Sim Appeal – thanks to £250,000 donation

Sovereign Healthcare make a monumental donation to Leeds Cares, allowing for the purchase of a new MR Simulator at Leeds Cancer Centre.

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Determined Dan Trust walks 164 miles to raise over £11,000 for Leeds Cares

A group of friends, family and supporters of Determined Dan took on a 7 day, 164 mile ‘Giving Back Through Rugby League Walk’ raising more than £10,000 in aid of Leeds Cares

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Jacqui’s Million fundraising buys vital cancer equipment

Fundraiser Jacqui has purchased brand new cancer equipment with her first milestone fundraising figure.

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Countess of Wessex Officially Opens New Children’s Hybrid Theatre at Leeds Children’s Hospital

Her Royal Highness Sophie, Countess of Wessex GVCO, Patron, Leeds Children’s Hospital officially opened the new 3TMRi and Hybrid Theatre at Leeds General Infirmary.

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VIDEO UPDATE: Leeds Cares funds vCreate technology for the Neonatal Unit at Leeds Children’s Hospital

Leeds Teaching Hospitals has become the first Trust in England to use vCreate technology across two hospital sites.

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Leeds Cares funds first Clinical Research Fellow in support of the Brain Research Appeal

In December 2018, Leeds Cares funded a new Clinical Research Fellow in the Neurosciences Department at the LGI. We spoke to Helen Ford, Clinical Neurologist on the Adult Neurology Ward about what this new appointment means for staff and patients.

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