Opinion and book reviews
'Seeing an inspirational tutor on the ward and in class made me see the link between doing and thinking'Subscription
A desire to be an artificial limb engineer led Andrea Nelson into a career in nursing.
Diabetes specialist nurses help to reduce the risk of complications that are both devastating for the person involved and very expensive to treat, says Barbara Young
Nurses are in a prime position to educate and raise awareness on the typical and atypical hyperglycaemic-related symptoms of type 1 diabetes.
Caring for people with dengue fever, cobra bites and tuberculosis with few resources is all in a day’s work for James Cook.
Malnourishment and food etiquette in hospitalsSubscription
On Tuesday 7 February, nurses from around the country came together to talk about a vastly poignant subject that is prevalent in many hospitals - malnourishment and food etiquette via #nurseshift
Is the nursing profession branching out too far?Subscription
From the start of my course, if I had collected one pound coin for every time I had heard the words ‘collaboration’ or ‘inter-professional’ then I would certainly not be relying on my NHS student bursary or student loan whilst at university to fund me.
Nursing - do you remember?Subscription
Have you ever played ‘do you remember’, when a group of like-minded people with a common history start reminiscing? It happened to me the other day, and I want to tell you about it.
On Friday, just as the news team was busy putting Nursing Times to bed, the DH posted a “pensions calculator” on its website to provide an “illustrative estimate” of how the proposed changes to the NHS pension scheme will affect members.
Join the debate online on Wednesday 16 November - World COPD Day 2011.
Obesity in the UK is rising to epidemic levels, with reports suggesting that, by 2025, four out of 10 people in the UK will be obese. Rising obesity is linked with an increase in adults with type 2 diabetes.