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

woensdag 3 oktober 2018

Midwifery matron develops key pregnancy information app

Midwifery matron develops key pregnancy information app
A senior midwife at East Kent Hospitals University Foundation NHS Trust has developed a smartphone app to enable families to access key pregnancy information at the touch of a button.
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University to offer five-year nurse degree apprenticeship course
The University of Sunderland is launching a ground-breaking nursing degree apprenticeship scheme, which will see candidates study for up to five years while learning on the job.
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Guidance backs exercise as 'add-on' for mental health treatment
Exercise relieves symptoms of major mental health conditions, and subsequently should be used as a pillar of treatment, according to the European Psychiatric Association.
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Trust introduces 'patient centred visiting' at any time of day
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has extended ward visiting hours to enable family and friends to see patients at any time during the day.
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Hancock signals new 'common sense' focus on social prescribing
Health and social care secretary Matt Hancock has vowed to foster a new health culture in England focussed less on "popping pills and Prozac" and more on "prevention and perspiration".
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Diabetes linked to elevated risk of arthritis and osteoporosis
People with type 2 diabetes are more likely to suffer from arthritis and osteoporosis, suggest a new study from Denmark that shows a clear link between the two conditions.
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