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
A national sperm bank has opened to help meet increasing demand for donors in the UK.
The charity Breast Cancer Care and the electronics company Philips have jointly launched a new breast-check app, designed to ensure being “breast aware” is part of a woman’s regular routine.
One in eight women in the UK are unaware that they could suffer a stroke even though they are three times more deadly than breast cancer, a poll has found.
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.
Nurses can offer a critical role in supporting women who are victims of rape, but society needs to change its perceptions
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This study reviews the evidence on the psychological effects of induced abortion.