Why are so many nurses still on 12-hour shifts, despite the safety risks?
Some say fewer but longer shifts are the only cost-effective way of working
29 May 2023
Early intervention and frailty: what community and social care nurses need to know
Better help in people’s homes can prevent hospital admissions of those living with frailty
18 May 2023
Weight-loss drug Wegovy: what do I tell patients if they ask me about it?
How to support obese patients with evidence-based advice on new form of semaglutide
11 May 2023
Why nurses google their patients – and could it spell trouble?
It may aid diagnosis or settle curiosity, but trust and confidentiality are vital in care
05 May 2023
Ramadan and how to keep energy levels up in clinical practice during a month of fasting
Tips on the best ways to minimise hunger and thirst, while making time to pray on shift
30 Mar 2023
Henoch-Schönlein purpura in children: how to spot symptoms and tailor care
The disease tends to be mild and self-limiting but can result in serious complications
02 Mar 2023
Working nights and trying for a baby: is your shift pattern reducing your fertility?
Women’s reproductive health and the harms potentially linked to night shifts
03 Feb 2023