Children prescribed antibiotics and indigestion medicine could be at greater risk of obesity, because of their impact on bacteria in the gut, according to a new study from the US.
New research to help determine a “fair” rate for NHS-funded nursing home care will get under way next month, it has been announced.
Nurses are among more than 1,000 workers at England’s top children’s hospital who will be reimbursed after being underpaid over a period of four years, according to nurse union leaders.
A multi-million-pound overhaul of the neonatal unit at Barnsley Hospital will bring care for premature babies and their families into the 21st Century, a leading nurse at the centre has said.
A birth centre in Scotland has reopened after successfully tackling midwife shortages.
Nine nurses working across England were today honoured and awarded for their contribution to the health of black and ethnic minority (BME) communities.
Philip Hammond announced plans to create a new mental health crisis service and also pledged a funding boost for social care services in his autumn budget speech this afternoon.
Getting pregnant again less than 12 months after the delivery of a child is associated with risks for women of all ages, according to researchers.
The toxic effects on the lung of drugs routinely prescribed to treat a range of common long-term conditions is much more widespread than thought, warn UK researchers.
Efforts to boost organ donation levels under a presumed consent system should focus on “feelings and emotions” rather than facts, according to UK researchers.