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Funding and support is being made available for nurses and other health professionals interested in setting up an award winning text message system for engaging with younger patients.
A simple procedure using a nasal balloon can help treat hearing loss caused by otitis media with effusion in children, according to UK researchers.
Latest research: children's nursing
Children and infants are at increased risk of infectious illness while abroad. A detailed assessment is required ahead of travel to minimise risk.
The advanced critical care practitioner education programme was developed in response to medical staff shortages and offers nurses a new career pathway.
Latest research: Neonatal
Behind the Headlines
“Sugar intake ‘should be halved’,” BBC News reports. The headline is prompted by a government report that recommends no more than 5% of our calorie intake should come from “free sugars”. The previous recommendation was 10%.
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Elouise Haikney qualified in April as a children’s nurse. Student NT Editor, Chloe, finds out about her first job and discusses her transition from student to registered nurse.