Breastfeeding reduces risk of familial breast cancer Subscription
Breastfeeding reduces the risk of premenopausal breast cancer among those with a family history of the disease.
RCN Wales has awarded board member Janet H. Evans with a special recognition award for her work in championing the care of older people.
Nurses in part of Australia are protesting against the imminent threat of cuts to senior nursing posts.
Nurses in California protested last week at what they claim are inadequate hospital safety precautions against swine flu, following the death of a colleague.
The Liberal Democrats have questioned whether nurses should pay NHS car parking charges, and called for a review into the issue.
Army nurses Caroline Storm and her sister Rachel will taking part in the Bupa Great North run in aid of breast cancer research.
London fails test on teen sexual healthSubscription
The sexual health of some young Londoners remains the worst in the country, according to a report from the London Assembly.
Hip and back fractures, caused by osteoporosis, can have serious consequences for mortality in those aged 50 and above, warn researchers.
Over-the-counter medicines are the leading cause of A&E visits for childhood poisoning, suggests US research.
Providing nurses and other staff with yoga and meditation in the workplace could reduce stress levels and improve sleep quality, suggest US researchers.