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District and Community Nursing

News and practice for district and community nurses

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Warning too few nurses are 'migrating' from hospitals to community

17-Dec-2014

Too few nurses are currently moving from the acute sector into community settings to support the future shift towards more out-of-hospital care, workforce planning chiefs have warned.

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Depression in dementia more common in those living at home

16-Dec-2014

Dementia patients residing in long-term care homes are less likely to suffer from depressive symptoms than those living in the community, according to study findings.

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Nursing at the centre of community services

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Community and primary care nurses are ideally placed to support patients and carers in making lifestyle and behaviour changes to improve their health and wellbeing

Recognising and preventing dehydration among patients

Recognising and preventing dehydration among patients

Nursing Times Learning has launched a new unit on hydration, which discusses how to recognise signs of dehydration and ensure patients receive adequate oral hydration

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Nurses are a lifeline over the festive period

15-Dec-2014

When I visited my mother in hospital on Christmas Day I felt very grateful to the staff, who were working as hard as always. My mother’s needs were as acute on that day as on any other.

High protein diet not as bad for you as smoking

High protein diet not as bad for you as smoking

“People who eat diets rich in animal protein carry similar cancer risk to those who smoke 20 cigarettes each day,” reports The Daily Telegraph.

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