Issue : 1 May 2012
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Millions of cancers 'caused by infection'Subscription
Bacteria, viruses and parasites cause around two million cases of cancer in the world each year, experts believe.
NICE warn against 'derogatory' use of obeseSubscription
Telling overweight patients they are obese could be seen as “derogatory”, a health watchdog has warned.
'I want every nurse to be proud', says next CNOSubscription
Nurses should be respected and be able to have pride in their profession, according to England’s next chief nursing officer.
Nurses and midwives at a struggling foundation trust in the North West are being encouraged to join a nationwide nurse-led approach to drive up standards and maintain excellence in care for patients.
Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust has launched a project intended to improve care for dementia patients.
Cuts to terms and conditions will demotivate and disengage staff, warns the RCN’s Josie Irwin
A Midlands hospital is helping to get people back into work after teaming up with the Jobcentre Plus.
Unions seek views on pay and conditions Subscription
Unions have launched a joint survey asking their NHS members about their views on pay and working conditions.
A nurse has been appointed professor in palliative care at De Montfort University in Leicester.