Women's Health Nursing
News and practice for women's health nurse specialists
Breast cancer follow-ups were replaced with an education programme. Women had sufficient care and valuable clinical resources were directed to patients in greater need
A community-based evaluation of individualised homeopathy for women after cancer treatment showed positive results for total, physical and emotional wellbeing
The first young women given human papillomavirus vaccination will soon be invited for cervical screening and should be encouraged to attend
Female genital mutilation is a misunderstood and distressing issue. Nurses need to be aware of its impact to be able to offer or refer women for support
Midwives have a public health role in meeting the needs of disadvantaged women, including those trafficked into the UK
The cost of mental health problems among women in pregnancy and shortly after birth runs into billions, a new report has warned.
Thousands of patients diagnosed with secondary breast cancer may be needlessly suffering from debilitating physical pain, according to a leading charity.
The maternity unit at Ealing Hospital Trust will close “as soon as possible” following agreement by local commissioners this week.
The world’s first baby born from a transplanted womb is soon to have company - two more women who became pregnant after having transplants are due in the next few weeks.
This year’s national flu vaccine campaign has been launched to encourage patients deemed most at risk from the virus to get immunised.
With the lifetime risk of cancer being one in three, it is now becoming commonplace to see the condition woven into popular television dramas.
Favourites from the archive
This study reviews the evidence on the psychological effects of induced abortion.