Money left in the will of a former nurse to improve healthcare in Birmingham will allow 10 health visitors to access specialist training in how best to support families who experience a multiple birth.
Young people have been placed on adult mental wards because of a shortage of nursing staff at Northern Ireland’s only inpatient unit for children with mental health problems, it has emerged.
Plans to expand safe nurse staffing legislation in Wales to cover paediatric inpatient care have taken a step forward.
The first NHS gambling clinic for children will open this year, as part of a new network of services for addicts being rolled out as part of the NHS Long Term Plan.
Over 7,000 young mothers and their newborns in Scotland have now received support through an innovative programme led by specially trained nurses and midwives, according to a report.
Children’s hospices in England face uncertainty about their future ability to provide care for terminally ill children and support for their families, due to NHS and local council cuts, a charity has warned.
Obesity during pregnancy is associated with a 3.5-times increased future risk of type 2 diabetes in the child, according to UK researchers.
A nurse who was arrested for the second time as part of an ongoing investigation into baby deaths at a neonatal unit in Cheshire has been bailed.
A national charity has launched a new nursing post in North East Wales to help seriously ill children get the care they need closer to their homes and families.
The Teenage Cancer Trust has announced the appointment of an experienced nurse, Dr Louise Soanes, as its director of services.