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donderdag 25 oktober 2018

Government to consult on fortifying flour with folic acid

Government to consult on fortifying flour with folic acid
The government has announced that it will consult on the mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid to prevent foetal abnormalities such as spina bifida.
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Perioperative nurse hopes 'surgery school' will expand further
A ground-breaking "surgery school" designed to boost the fitness and wellbeing of patients before they go under the knife is helping reduce the time people spend in hospital, shows an evaluation.
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CQC finds concerns over maternity and sepsis care in Shropshire
The Care Quality Commission says it has taken urgent action to safeguard patients at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust, after inspectors raised serious concerns about the monitoring of unborn babies and care for people at risk of sepsis.
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Call for CNO to return to DH amid new structural shake-up
Calls for the most senior nursing role in England to be based at the heart of government have been reignited by revelations about the latest restructuring of national arms'-length bodies.
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School nurse creates interactive digital poster to boost pupil wellbeing
A school nurse in Surrey has worked with children to develop an innovative interactive poster aimed at providing easily accessible health and wellbeing information for teachers and young people.
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Exclusive: Nurse shortages hampering progress on learning disabilities care
Shortages of learning disabilities nurses are hampering long-drawn national plans to end the practice of vulnerable people being inappropriately sent away from their families for care, leading nurses have warned.
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