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dinsdag 25 september 2018

Community nurses can play 'vital role' in improving men's health - report

Community nurses can play 'vital role' in improving men's health - report
Community nurses should never underestimate the shame that men feel about discussing their weight and wellbeing, a new report argues.
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Labour pledges to invest £13.5m in nurse-led alcohol care teams
Every hospital in England would have dedicated nurses in place to support people struggling with alcohol misuse if Labour were in power, the party has announced.
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Charity calls for hospital nurses to be 'hypo aware' in at-risk patients
One in five inpatients with diabetes – around 58,000 – had a "hypo" in hospital last year, according to latest data, sparking a national charity to call on health professionals to more aware of the symptoms.
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Eight in 10 with breast cancer not told of possible mental health impact
Over eight in 10 women with breast cancer in England are not told about the possibility of developing long-term anxiety and depression by healthcare professionals, charities have warned.
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New standards aim to support community children's nurses
New voluntary standards have been published for the education and practice of community children's nurses.
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Nurses urged to verify 'penicillin allergy' to avoid MRSA and C diff
Healthcare staff are being urged to ensure only patients with a true penicillin allergy are documented as such to protect them from hospital infections.
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