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Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

Health visitors reaching children via healthy pavement art


Health visitors have been engaged in a novel way of encouraging children to eat healthily by drawing pictures of food on the pavement.

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Public health nurses urged to tackle obesity in young


Health visitors and school nurses have been called on to ensure they are aware of the lifestyle weight management programmes available for children and young people in their area, according to new national care standards for England.

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If you’re not going to show off, at least show someone else off


Three weeks ago, RCN chief executive and general secretary Peter Carter urged nurses to speak out about their achievements.

Could avocados hold the key to treating leukaemia?

“Avocados could hold the key to helping beat rare form of leukaemia,” The Independent reports; specifically acute myeloid leukaemia, which is an uncommon and aggressive cancer of the white blood cells.

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