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Category list : Alcohol

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  • Council of Deans of Health

    Mental health nurse to be next chair of Council of DeansSubscription

    News17 November, 2016

    The Council of Deans of Health has announced the election of Professor Brian Webster-Henderson as its chair-elect.

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    Nurse receives award for helping combat veteransSubscription

    News25 October, 2016

    A mental health nurse in Northumberland has been awarded a prestigious prize for his innovative approach to supporting ex-service personnel with substance misuse issues.

  • Pancreatic Cancer UK

    Too many repeat admissions for acute pancreatitisSubscription

    News11 July, 2016

    Patients with acute pancreatitis are being repeatedly admitted to hospital because the cause is not always identified or treated properly, an assessment of care has revealed.

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    Sharp rise in teen poisonings over past 20 yearsSubscription

    News17 May, 2016

    There has been a sharp rise in the overall number of teen poisonings over the past 20 years in the UK, particularly among girls and young women, according to researchers.

  • Is a pint of beer a day good for the heart?Subscription

    NHS Choices16 May, 2016

    “Pint of beer a day could protect you from heart attacks,” The Independent reports. A new review on the alleged protective effects of moderate beer drinking has been warmly welcomed by the UK media – but nobody reported that it was funded by an Italian beer trade association.

  • Tameside Hospital

    Trust launches pioneering baby screening pathwaySubscription

    News12 May, 2016

    Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in Greater Manchester has launched a new approach to highlight the dangers of drinking in pregnancy to unborn babies.

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    Spike in support for A&E patients with booze problemsSubscription

    News4 May, 2016

    There has been a significant increase in patient access to nurses specialising in health problems linked to alcohol in accident and emergency settings over the last five years, say researchers.

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    Welfare sanction policy may 'lead to coercive treatment'Subscription

    News27 April, 2016

    Concerns have been raised that nurses could become involved in the coercive treatment of patients with mental health problems who may in the future be denied welfare benefits if they refuse therapy.

  • Online services avoid the stigma of entering conventional alcohol-misuse treatment

    Using online tools to treat alcohol misuseSubscription

    Clinical25 April, 2016

    Stigma and difficulty accessing services may prevent people from seeking treatment for alcohol misuse, but digital tools can overcome some of the barriers they experience

  • Pharmacotherapy: anxiety and comorbid alcohol use

    Pharmacotherapy: anxiety and comorbid alcohol useSubscription

    Clinical21 March, 2016

    The results of a Cochrane review, which explored the efficacy of pharmacotherapy as a treatment for anxiety in the presence of comorbid alcohol disorders

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