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A new assessment tool to help nursing staff protect children from sexual exploitation was launched this week by South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.
The number of people living with cystic fibrosis into adulthood in the UK is expected to increase by as much as 80% by 2025, according to a Europe-wide survey.
Latest research: children's nursing
Type 2 diabetes is associated with a range of serious complications, and accounts for significant costs to the NHS. Dietary and lifestyle change can reduce its impact.
Osteogenesis imperfecta - commonly known as brittle bone disease - is a rare inherited disease that can present as trauma fractures in babies and children.
Latest research: Neonatal
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“The current death rate in England and Wales is running about one-third higher than its normal rate for this time of year,” BBC News reports.
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‘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.’