Online Support Helps You Keep Weight Off

The theory that people wanting to shed weight should keep a diary has proved a winner with staff. More than 700 of you searched for more information on the Staff Intranet, joining the three and a half thousand people who […]

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Ex-It The Cardex

The days of using paper to manage and record what medicines patients take during their stay in hospital are coming to an end. The hospital prescription charts  (known as Kardex), which are marked up by staff throughout the day to […]

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Surviving Puberty

Community Sexual Health Educator Joanne Barrie has collated new guidance for parents and carers on how to prepare for – and survive – puberty in young people with a learning disability. Puberty can be a difficult time for many youngsters; […]

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Annual Report Launch – Health Promotion

Want to learn more about the work of the health promotion service over the past year. Read their annual report which is available in the annual reports section of the NHS Forth Valley website: www.nhsforthvalley.com Pictured at the launch (left to […]

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Long Distance Runners

Two health promotion staff have been pounding the streets of two capital cities to raise money for charity.  Ann McLaughlin, Health Promotion Lead Officer, was spurred to run the Rome Marathon whilst watching the London Marathon on TV during a […]

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In Aid of Eve

Kind-hearted colleagues of Scott Jaffray, Head of ICT/eHealth, have raised nearly £2,000 for Ronald McDonald Houses following specialist medical treatment in America for his daughter Eve. Early in 2012 Eve, who was only 11 at the time, was diagnosed with […]

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