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vrijdag 28 september 2018

Leading fertility body appoints NHS-trained nurse to board

Leading fertility body appoints NHS-trained nurse to board
A nurse from the world's first fertility clinic, Bourn Hall in Cambridge, has been appointed to the executive board of national nursing organisation the Senior Infertility Nurses Group (SING).
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Milk protein shown to relieve negative effects of chemotherapy
A protein found in milk can alleviate chemotherapy side effects, potentially bringing relief to millions of patients undergoing cancer treatment, according to US researchers.
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NHS learning disability nursing workforce hits record low
The number of learning disability nurses in the NHS has hit a record low, plummeting by more than 40% in less than a decade, new figures reveal.
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NHS England launches next phase of national nurse recruitment drive
NHS England has today launched the next phase of its nurse recruitment campaign, with a fresh focus on mental health, learning disability and community nursing.
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Newer contraceptive pills linked to 'reduced ovarian cancer risk'
New types of combined oral contraceptives that contain both lower doses of oestrogens and newer progestogens are linked to a reduced risk of ovarian cancer in young women, a study has found.
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RCN pay deal review finds lead negotiator had 'conflict of interest'
The lead negotiator responsible for presenting the NHS pay deal to decision-makers at the Royal College of Nursing has been criticised as having a "conflict of interest" by independent reviewers.
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