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New health plan to ‘eat well, move more and shape up’

Blackburn with Darwen Council has launched its new strategy to improve physical health in the borough. The Eat Well, Move More, Shape Up strategy is a three-year plan to encourage residents to move more, eat well and maintain a healthy weight. This new film was shot at the strategy launch on Wednesday, April 19.

Doctors harness power of technology to communicate – part two

Blackburn GP, Dr. Preeti Shukla, talks about her role in, and experiences of, interacting with an online community of GPs via WhatsApp.

Doctors harness power of technology to communicate – part one

Dr Rahul Thakur, a GP in Colne, talks about how he set up an online community of GPs via WhatsApp who keep in regular contact to discuss a range of important issues.

Together A Healthier Future compilation

Health technology aids Sarah’s incredible health transformation

Sarah Richards, from Colne, was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2011. The shock of that made her determined to change her lifestyle and lose weight.

Nelson engagement event: vox pops part three

Around 50 residents gathered to get involved, debate and help shape the future of health and social care in Pennine Lancashire at our latest engagement event in January.

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