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dinsdag 14 maart 2017

High rates of suicidal thoughts in those with type 1 and type 2 diabetes

High rates of suicidal thoughts in those with type 1 and type 2 diabetes
An Australian study has found that the rate of suicidal thoughts was seven times higher in a group 3,338 adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes than in the general population
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Developing a resource to help parents explain cancer to their children
Nursing Times 2016 Cancer Nursing Award winners describe how they created an innovative resource to help people with cancer talk to their children about the condition
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Nurses' views on the care of gay and lesbian care home residents
There is a dearth of research on the care of gay and lesbian people in nursing and care homes. A questionnaire-based study has explored how it is perceived by nurses
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Anatomy and physiology of ageing 2: the respiratory system
The normal ageing process brings about changes to the respiratory system which mean older people are at increased risk of respiratory tract infections. What exactly happens and why?
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Diabetes management 1: disease types, symptoms and diagnosis
Part 1 of this three-part series on diabetes management covers why diabetes occurs, what its warning signs are and how it is diagnosed
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Nurses' role in improving outcomes for patients with severe asthma
Severe asthma negatively affects individuals and the wider society but can be countered by adequate assessment, support and treatment both in primary care and in specialist centres
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