Issue : 11 November 2008
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In a culture obsessed with beauty, George Winter claims an industry of ‘face-lifters’ is perpetuating the view that undesirable features require medical intervention
Unhealthy nurses may be failing at workSubscription
Last week I visited the eye clinic because I had developed acute iritis. The clinic was full, as it always is, with a wide variety of eye-related traumas and unpronounceable conditions.
As I’m sure none of you have failed to notice, we are in the midst of turbulent economic times. People are losing their jobs and their homes, and there is an uncertainty about the future and how we will get ourselves out of this mess.
Nurses must dispel myths surrounding top-up careSubscription
Are you dreading the first time you are called on to care for a patient who is paying for top-up drugs in addition to their NHS treatment?