We bring you the latest news from the healthcare about the health care in the United Kingdom.

woensdag 8 augustus 2018

Non-drug therapies ‘best’ for managing dementia symptoms

Non-drug therapies 'best' for managing dementia symptoms
Non-drug approaches should be prioritised in treating agitation in people with Alzheimer's Disease, according to a group of the world's leading experts on the condition.
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Homeopathy no longer available on NHS after CCG cuts service
The last remaining NHS funded homeopathy service in England has been axed, following a decision made today by commissioners in the South West.
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News round-up: Catch-up on July's top nursing stories
Miss any of the news affecting the profession during July 2018? Catch up with our summary of the main nursing headlines.
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Nurses having to revalidate is 'improving attitudes and behaviours'
New revalidation procedures for nurses and midwives are improving attitudes and behaviours among staff and helping to foster safer care, according to the latest independent analysis of the scheme.
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Focusing on retaining nurses as 'important' as recruitment efforts
A package of measures is needed to help retain existing nursing staff within the profession, according to a new report drawing on international evidence.
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UK's defibrillators to be mapped to save 'tens of thousands' of lives
Public defibrillators around the country are to be mapped as part of a new drive to boost their use, involving the NHS, Microsoft and a leading charity.
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