Issue : January 2018
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Patients with advanced cancer have a better quality of life in the weeks before they die if they receive palliative care early on, according to a new study.
My first placement experience as a male nurseSubscription
Student Shaun Martin reflects on his experiences as a male nurse on his first placement.
My experience volunteering overseasSubscription
Raya Cupler has been volunteering in war-torn Syria, and recounts her experiences for Nursing Times.
A Welsh nurse who served with the French army in World War 1 has finally been honoured with a blue plaque in her home town of Newport.
Training places for student nurses and midwives in Scotland will increase by 10.8% in 2018-19, the Scottish government has said.
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust has appointed its first ever bereavement midwife.
A nationally pioneering “pop up” birthing unit based in a children’s centre on the Wirral will provide enhanced choice to expecting mothers in the area, according to those behind it.
One in 10 posts in specialist mental health services are already vacant and Brexit will make recruitment even tougher, a body representing trusts in the sector has warned.
New guidance on setting safe staffing levels, especially for nursing, across five settings has been published by NHS Improvement for use in the health service in England.
LGBT+ community at risk from London mental health gapsVideoSubscription
Mental health services in London are excluding LGBT+ people and other vulnerable groups who need its services most urgently, a new report has concluded.