Issue : September 2018
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Putting on too much or too little weight during pregnancy has a negative impact on the child that can be observed when they reach the age of seven, a new study argues.
Nurses, midwives, healthcare assistants, students, ambulance workers and other members of Unison are being asked to record how their shift goes today for the union’s annual staff safety survey.
Falling childhood immunisation rates across England risk a resurgence of “deadly and life-changing” diseases of the past, a leading nurse has warned, after new figures revealed a decline in coverage in nine out of 12 routine jabs.
Three sisters are making history by beginning to study adult nursing in the same cohort at a university in East Anglia.
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’The book is aimed at second and third year children’s nursing students and keeps this audience firmly in focus with reference to a review panel of students’
Nurses, midwives and other NHS staff across Wales have accepted a pay deal over the next three years.
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’All staff working in obstetrics and gynaecology should read this book, as well as students in the field, as they would all gain insight into this problem’
Before his diagnosis, Terry was living comfortably, but due to the financial cost of cancer his finances became a big worry.
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A group of health visitors and school nurses have received cognitive behaviour therapy as part of an innovative leadership project designed to combat feelings of self-doubt.
A care home in West Sussex has been urgently shut down with residents told to leave immediately after a series of damning inspections by the Care Quality Commission.
Elderly man The number of older people needing community or residential care will rise to 1.2 million by 2040 - almost double the 2015 rate - according to a government commissioned report.
Let’s face it, we can’t know everything about every speciality, so it is important to work together and share our knowledge across disciplines.
Taking high dose supplements of folic acid does not protect pregnant women from pre-eclampsia, a new study has found.
Nurses and midwives around London thinking of changing careers or retiring are being offered the chance to move into clinical research nursing.
People with heart failure should no longer be offered cardiac rehabilitation programmes that are group-based, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
A senior mental health nurse from Wales has been struck off for having sex with a “vulnerable” patient and causing her ”direct and lasting emotional harm”.
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Tougher sentences will be brought against people who assault nurses and other healthcare staff under a new law approved this week.
The Royal College of Nursing has condemned new figures showing that more cancer patients are missing a key government target than at any time since records began.