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Children's Nursing

News, practice and discussion forums for children's nurses

children's nursing

Nurse-led programme for overweight schoolchildren in Surrey


School nurses are to lead a new weight management programme for children in part of Surrey.

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Call for investment in community-based children's nursing services


Urgent investment is urgently needed in community children’s nursing services so more young patients can be cared for outside the hospital and closer to their home.

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Should hospital treatments take the weekend off?


The nature of weekends have changed over the years. Fifty years ago pretty much everything stopped on a Sunday. If you went into the centre of a town it would be eerily quiet – unlike today.

One in three children report being bullied

Bullying may have worse long-term effects than child abuse

“Bullied children are five times more at risk of anxiety than those maltreated,” reports the Daily Mail.

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Wongs Nursing Care of Infants and Children. 10th Edition

Wongs Nursing Care of Infants and Children. 10th Edition


‘A good neonatal and paediatric reference and textbook, which is clearly based on family centred care, minimising risks to children from the provision of physical and psychological care that can be inflicted through illness and health promotion.’

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