Category list : Adult nursing
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I feel I’ve moaned my way through this degree
Young adults 'confused' by contraceptionSubscription
Up to a quarter of sexually active young people do not use any contraception with new partners, according to a new report.
Let’s be honest, being a student nurse is a huge financial burden and it’s not always easy to find ways to make some extra cash.
Women give birth in waiting roomSubscription
Some women at a south London hospital were left to give birth in a waiting room because of a shortage of beds in the maternity unit.
Healthcare assistants in bands 3 and 4 should be independently regulated and trained to at least an NVQ level 3, according to the Willis Commission on nursing education.
Nurses deal with new and challenging situations in their day-to-day practice. Case studies are a way of sharing these experiences and offering possible solutions
The Daily Mail has reported that, “thousands of lives could be saved if the age at which men are screened for bowel cancer is lowered by 10 years.”
'When I lost my baby I didn't receive the support I should've afterwards; but there is hope for others'Subscription
Last week I attended a conference to celebrate staff dedication and commitment to patient care at the trust in which I do the majority of my placements.
'What is nursing?'Subscription
This is nursing, I hear you say.
What are the differences in nurse practitioner training and scope of practice in the US and UK?Subscription
Lessons learnt in preparation and practice in the US could be used to develop the nurse practitioner role in the UK, maximising the potential of the profession