Constructive hope could help nurses respond appropriately when someone is seriously ill
Streamlining standards for nursing could make them more user-friendly and effective, says Nikki Morris
Nurse Sojan Varghese recounts his journey from Dubai to London
The pandemic has blurred understanding of guidance, so it’s time we were clear on the basics
Non-invasive alternative boosts early detection of oesophageal adenocarcinoma
The system aims to offer transparent pay and conditions – but is it still fit for purpose?
Find out what a referral for physical and mental well-being interventions really involves
The term is controversial, but developing the skills can aid recovery from stress
Quick guide to the 2021-22 pay round – wherever you are in the UK
Terms such as ‘feeling low’ or ‘ out of sorts’ can be used to express anxiety
Nurses enhance patients’ care experience when they take steps to bridge cultural gaps
Perhaps among the few positive effects of the pandemic is the enhanced status of nurses
Caring, courageous and innovative work goes on amid the fear and grief
Healthcare professionals share their experiences as cancer patients
A new charity is creating stylish wigs for people facing medical-related hair loss
Coronation Street has been praised for its balanced portrayal of life with cancer
Do too many nurses bury their feelings after a challenging experience at work?
Public Health England head of digital strategy Mary Black, who lost her father and grandfather to smoking-related diseases, has urged nurses who smoke to lead by example and kick the habit. Nursing Standard readers have their say.
‘Delayed cancer surgery’ is making headlines yet again – but that's not the whole story
Cancer nurses can contribute to policy development, such as the consultation on the drugs fund
October turns pink to raise awareness of breast cancer
Without prompt action, obesity could cause 670,000 new cases of cancer in the UK in the next two decades, warns Cancer Research UK.
Assistant professor Vineeth Joseph reviews Psychosocial issues in Palliative Care
Nurse consultant Natalie Doyle reviews a life-affirming memoir
Chemotherapy nurse consultant Catherine Oakley reviews Anti Cancer Living
Maria Leadbeater reviews The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer
Community liaison nurse team leader Kate Law reviews the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
Informative reference book written from a US perspective