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Stop bombarding children with junk food advertising

Former nursing director at London's Great Ormond Street Hospital, Judith Ellis, who now...

Sue Morgan: Young people with cancer want more honesty from health professionals

A five-year research project shows that open and honest communication with health...

A chance to shape the future of children’s nursing

The NMC consultation on new proficiency standards, which closes on 12 September, is an...

The Charlie Gard case: the importance of professional ethical reasoning

When it comes to caring for children with complex needs, ethical reasoning must exist beyond...

Charlie Gard case shows recourse to the courts is rarely helpful

Nurses working in these units are not in an emotional vacuum, says Doreen Crawford

Starting out: nursing secondments can give trusts a return on their investment

With one in nine nursing posts in England currently unfilled, nurse recruitment retention is...

The response to the Manchester attack made me proud to be a nurse

Following the attack on the Manchester Arena, paediatric nurse Sophie Monk worked overtime...

Starting out: Is it time for nurses to go on strike?

For the first time ever nurses are considering the drastic, but arguably vital, step of...

A clinical companion to the NICE guide on bronchiolitis

The authors discuss the realities of clinical practice and the evidence behind common...

All is not well with family-centred care

Research has shown that family-centred care has hit a crisis; professionals do not undestand...

Starting out: facing the unfixable

Nurses have a desire to fix and help, but what happens when you face the unfixable?

Skilled in the everyday arts

The role of the outpatient department nurse may not be the stuff of TV dramas, but it is...

Playing the waiting game

After three years of study it is great to begin your first job… or it would be.

Some Christmas gifts should come with a health warning

WISE KIDS founder Sangeet Bhullar on why we need a rethink on how we prepare and support...

Value of difference

As the NHS prepares to introduce non‑invasive prenatal testing, a nurse reflects on bringing...

Student voice: time to take care?

The ban on sugary food and drinks in hospitals shows NHS England do not realise how busy...

From the Jungle to a sense of safety

Children’s commissioner Anne Longfield on nurses’ role in ensuring migrant children from the...

Overcoming ignorance of basic sex education

Are schools doing enough to prepare children for adulthood? Lucy Emmerson, coordinator of...

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