More than a third of people with type 2 diabetes taking part in a weight management programme delivered in primary care are in remission two years later, according to latest UK study findings, which researchers have decribed as “incredibly exciting”.
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The government in Wales has announced it will be offering free sanitary products to all women in hospitals, following the move from NHS England earlier this week.
Nursing and midwifery vacancies in Scotland have reached a record high despite more staff then ever before being in post, latest figures reveal.
A staff nurse whose husband died of pancreatic cancer seven years ago, has called for the disease to be considered a “cancer emergency” as she gets ready to take on a charity challenge in his memory.
NHS England has today launched the second year of its parliamentary awards to celebrate and give national recognition to staff who “go above and beyond the call of duty”.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals are being called on to support the first national cervical screening campaign to increase the number of women attending across England.
Calls for reforms to registered nurse apprenticeships have been shot down by the government in a move branded “hugely disappointing” by employers.
A children’s charity has announced its commitment to funding new transition nursing posts to support young people in need, in partnership with the NHS.