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24.07.15: Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a lifelong neurodevelopmental condition which affects the way an individual communicates with and understands others, and typically involves intense interests or preoccupations, stereotyped and repetitive patterns of behaviour and a variety of sensory issues.
24.07.15: It is a staggering thought, but in primary schools across the United Kingdom around eight or nine children in every class will have already developed tooth decay.
27.07.15: Family members should be invited to join weight management programmes, regardless of their weight
20.12.12: The Chief Nurse for England has given us a strategy on which to base the care we give our patients, ensuring quality is at the core. Do you know what they stand for?
23.07.15: Endometriosis is a chronic gynaecological condition affecting approximately one-in-10 women of reproductive age and is the third most common gynaecological condition after polycystic ovarian syndrome and fibroids.
01.07.15: Nurses and midwifes are being urged to check their Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) renewal date to avoid dropping off the register amid the introduction of the new revalidation system next year
31.07.15: More than three trips to the GP for a cancer diagnosis means patients are likely to feel dissatisfied and negative about their care overall, a Cancer Research UK study found


Margaret Stubbs
What’s happening in your locality in regards to blood glucose meters and monitoring for diabetes? Are there people in the CCG telling you what you can and cannot give out to patients?
Una Adderley
Student nurses really struggle to see how research is relevant to clinical practice. This is ironic given that knowledge of the evidence-base should underpin every clinical judgement and decision we make.
Vivien Ziwocha
During my career the role of women as both formal and informal carers has become very apparent
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