A lot of common surgical procedures and cancer chemotherapy could be rendered “virtually impossible” if antibiotic resistance is not tackled urgently, US researchers have warned.
Giving personal care for the very first time can cause anxiety to both patient and carer - however these useful tips should help abate any unease of the situation.
A group of nurses returning home from a hen party weekend have been praised for saving the life of a train driver who suffered a myocardial infarction.
All hospital staff should receive mandatory training in dementia awareness, according to a leading academic, after a major audit revealed continuing problems with the quality of acute care for patients with the condition.
Nurses will need training to help implement a landmark legal change on organ donation in Wales, the Royal College of Nursing has said.
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The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has issued a warning over “dangerous” and “false” claims that an unlicensed herbal tablet could be taken as a substitute for prescription diabetes drugs.
Working night shifts for 30 or more years doubles the risk of developing breast cancer, according to Canadian researchers.