The road to change
Community nurses can find it even harder to eat healthily than nurses in the acute sector. But with careful planning, progress is possible, says Erin Dean in an article in Nursing Standard
Nurses who are constantly travelling to appointments can end up eating in the car. Forward planning is essential to avoid becoming reliant on the convenience food sold in shops and petrol stations. Homemade sandwiches are likely to be lower in fat and salt than shop-bought options. This article helps nurses to consider what stops them from eating healthily.