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Diabetes UK is calling for nurses with experience treating the complex needs of people with diabetes to sign up as a local volunteer, to scale down the “diabetes crisis”
The number of people dying from respiratory diseases in Wales has fallen by 10% in a year, a new report revealed
The cuts to local support for mums could damage the plans for improved maternal mental health, a union of mental health nurses warned
Mon 15 February
Mon 15 February
It will handle calls from healthcare employees from any sector, who are afraid to raise concerns about the way their organisation is dealing with cases of child abuse
Mon 15 February
Mon 15 February
Mental health looks set for a shake-up as “a brave new vision” has been set out by NHS England’s Mental Health Taskforce
Wed 10 February
Wed 10 February
A 36-year long study has linked an overactive thyroid with an increased risk of breast cancer in women
Mon 8 February
Mon 8 February
Designated nurses for safeguarding children are not getting the time or resources they need to do their job, putting vulnerable children at risk, the RCN warned
Mon 8 February
Mon 8 February
Patient satisfaction is higher for general practice than any other NHS sector, the latest survey has revealed
Mon 8 February
Mon 8 February
The number of suicides in the UK have decreased slightly, except for a “notable” rise in female suicides, particularly those aged 45-59
Mon 8 February
Mon 8 February
All aeroplanes that are returning to the UK from Zika countries will be sprayed with insecticide in order to stop passengers being infected, the government has confirmed
Fri 5 February
Fri 5 February
The number of nurses from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) has fallen by more than 10,000 since 2004-5
Fri 5 February
Fri 5 February
One-in-10 nurses have experienced physical abuse from a patient, according to a new survey
Thu 4 February
Thu 4 February
People must consider their cancer risk before they reach for another alcoholic drink, England’s chief medical officer has said
Thu 4 February
Thu 4 February
Cancer death rates in the UK have fallen by nearly 10% over 10 years, Cancer Research UK revealed today
Wed 3 February
Wed 3 February
A new return-to-nursing scheme should be implemented, which would mean at least 500 new practice nurses over the next year, the chair of the Royal College of GPs has urged
Tue 2 February
Tue 2 February
Junior doctors in England will strike for 24 hours next week, after no agreement has been reached on unsocial hours
Mon 1 February
Mon 1 February
Ian Cumming, chief executive of HEE, explained his views on the cut to nurse and allied health professionals’ bursaries that was announced in the autumn budget
Fri 29 January
Fri 29 January
The World Health Organization has arranged an emergency meeting to decide whether the Zika virus should be classed as a public health emergency of international importance
Fri 29 January
Fri 29 January
Nearly half of local authorities in London are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to just 15 minutes, revealed UNISON in a report published today
Thu 28 January
Thu 28 January
The new nursing associate role should be regulated, Ian Cumming, chief executive of Health Education England said, as he revealed details of the new role
Thu 28 January
Thu 28 January
Less than a third of young people with type 1 diabetes are receiving all eight care processes that NICE says they should get, a new audit has revealed
Wed 27 January
Wed 27 January
From 1 April 2016, pregnant women in England will no longer be given rubella (German measles) susceptibility screening, Public Health England (PHE) confirmed.c Health England (PHE) confirmed
Wed 27 January
Wed 27 January
A 1950s-themed memory room has been created to help nurses create relationships with dementia patients, in order to offer more personalised care

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