Early and open conversations can make a huge difference to the end of life experience
Training for nurse specialists at Prostate Cancer UK includes mentors and a learning contract
Nurse Alison Woods describes her contrasting emotions during her mum's final days
Uptake increased thanks to social media posts and a messaging app
Three leading cancer experts explain why the role of the clinical research nurse is crucial
Nurse Aly Foyle appeared to have it all, but then she started to fear going to work
A new charity is creating stylish wigs for people facing medical-related hair loss
Do too many nurses bury their feelings after a challenging experience at work?
Coronation Street has been praised for its balanced portrayal of life with cancer
Laura James, senior specialist nurse at Prostate Cancer UK, commends men who are defying taboos and speaking about their experiences
Consultant editor Carole Farrell on the importance of advanced care planning for palliative care.
Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate exceptional nursing care, writes editor Graham Scott
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