News, practice and discussion forums for children's nurses
Childhood obesity should be treated as a “national emergency”, broadcaster Floella Benjamin has said.
Millions of people in the UK are depressed because of the way they think they look, according to a new campaign aimed at changing attitudes to body image.
Latest research: children's nursing
Bladder and bowel problems are common in children with learning disabilities, and often attributed to the disability itself. However, many of these problems are treatable
Learning to use the toilet can be challenging for some children with autism. Nurses have an important role in supporting children and their families
Latest research: Neonatal
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Watching some episodes of Melvyn Bragg’s series ‘Reel History’ on BBC television recently about the start of the NHS and the opening of the M1 Motorway, I was reminded of the time I was driven by ambulance on the newly constructed M1 Motorway from London to Birmingham when I was working as a staff nurse at the Bedford General Hospital in 1959.
Just One of the Kids: Raising a resilient family when one of your children has a physical disability
‘This book is ideal for any parents or carers who are caring for children with physical disabilities.’