Category list : Cancer
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The “dedication and kindness” of a former nurse has been commemorated by the unveiling of a plaque and a specially named hospital suite.
A specialist nurse has been awarded for her work in “transforming lives” in her career and wider community.
Cancer screening programmes in England will be overhauled after tens of thousands of women were caught up in major blunders.
Clearer guidance and training is needed at local level for health professionals on the endorsement of e-cigarettes to cancer patients who smoke, according to the authors of a UK study.
’This book is a must for a patient taking the steps to have a mastectomy due to cancer or for prophylactic purposes’
Cancer services are destined for a “worryingly bleak future”, unless urgent action is taken to boost the specialist workforce, a charity chief has warned.
Rose geranium oil may help tackle a painful nasal condition that is an unpleasant side effect of chemotherapy, suggest a new small-scale study from the US.
Samantha Westbrook has been appointed as the first peritoneal mesothelioma clinical nurse specialist in the UK.
Clinical specialist nurses at Leeds Cancer Centre have developed an electronic form that increases the use and quality of holistic needs assessments for cancer patients
A senior nurse has spoken about the emotional impact of losing her hair during cancer treatment and how wearing a specially-made wig gave her “confidence to carry on as normal”.