The relentless commitment shown by midwives over the festive period and every other day of the year is being celebrated with a new Christmas campaign.
Escalated efforts to encourage NHS nurses to get vaccinated against influenza ahead of the winter appear to be paying off, with figures indicating a small increase in uptake.
Vaccinations and developmental checks reduce likelihood of hospital visits during childhood, a study by UK researchers has confirmed.
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.
Use of social media can reduce depression and other negative mental side effects that result from long-term pain in older adults, researchers in the US have suggested.
The nursing profession continues to be underrepresented in the media, with little change over the past two decades, according to researchers in the US.
Two senior nurse academics at a London university have been awarded professorships.
The stress of nursing the terminally ill is one of the themes of a new play about two teenagers who meet in a hospice.
A nurse is urging women to be watchful for signs of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), after beginning an 18-month course of chemotherapy treatment for the condition herself.
A nurse in Yorkshire has praised the response from the local knitting community after she appealed for them to make “fidget bears” to support people with dementia.