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maandag 30 oktober 2017

Charity appoints nurse to combat ‘fake news’ about cancer

Charity appoints nurse to combat 'fake news' about cancer
Macmillan has appointed its first "digital nurse specialist" to help ensure people can get accurate online information about cancer.
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Policy experts warn of 'failing nurse workforce plans' in NHS
Experts have warned of a "growing gap" between government plans to increase the size of the NHS workforce in England and the reality of falling numbers of nurses and doctors, while criticising workforce planning for being "not fit for purpose".
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'Significant' pay rise for NHS staff 'affordable for government'
Analysts have called on the lifting of the public sector pay cap to result in a "significant" real terms salary increase for NHS staff, which would make up for years of pay freezes and also benefit the economy.
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Breastfeeding 'boosts maternal bonding' beyond infancy
Women who breastfeed their children longer exhibit more maternal sensitivity well past the infant and toddler years, according to a 10-year longitudinal study.
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Nursing students to be trained to spot signs of radicalisation
In the first initiative of its kind, nursing and medical students at a university in the West Midlands are to receive training to help them recognise signs of radicalisation.
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Family nurse scheme to be in place in 'all parts' of Scotland
The Family Nurse Partnership will be "expanded significantly" so that eligible mothers in all parts of Scotland can benefit from the programme "by the end of next year", ministers have said.
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