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Two pioneering children’s diabetes specialist nurses in Rochdale were the first in the world to use an innovative new insulin pump to help young people manage their condition.
The law should be changed to require all NHS staff and volunteers in contact with patients should be given a barring list check, the authors of an investigation into Jimmy Savile’s historic sexual abuse have said.
Latest research: children's nursing
Skull fractures associated with intracranial injury are a leading cause of traumatic death in childhood. Children with head injuries should be monitored for signs of deterioration.
A pilot project is training health professionals to recognise continence problems in children during routine appointments, to ensure they receive early intervention.
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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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.’