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Breast cancer nurse uses own experience of disease to help others

Mary Raphael will take part in the Breast Cancer Care Scotland fashion show

Assaults on healthcare staff

300,000 assaulted in past five years

Reforms to nurse education funding to go ahead

How the loss of bursaries will affect future nursing workforce

£12 million funding boost for mental health assessments in custody

Funding will expand liaison and diversion services in England

Sepsis 'as urgent as a heart attack', says NICE guidelines...

New NICE guideline urges nurses and other healthcare staff to be vigilant of early symptoms

5,700 new cases of FGM in England

Nurses and midwives must report suspected cases of female genital mutilation

Film spotlights signs of sepsis in children

Story of actor Jason Watkins and wife Clara, who lost three-year-old daughter Maude to...

Nurses concerned about move to remove ‘ghost patients’ from GP registers

Patients face being axed if they haven’t visited GP for five years and don’t respond to two...

RCN calls for reassurances that EU nurses can remain in the UK

The RCN tells the government that it must secure the rights of EU nurses to live and work in...

Thunderstorms warning as UK heatwave cools

Thunderstorms warning follows advice from Public Health England on how health professionals...

Thousands of nursing students caught cheating

Nursing students are disproportionately more likely to cheat during their university studies...

Nurses teach healthcare assistants to spot pressure ulcer warning signs

Skin integrity nurses at Doncaster and Bassetlaw NHS Foundation Trust have been training...

New ministers appointed at Department of Health

Move follows cabinet reshuffle by Theresa May

NHS chief calls on Theresa May to reassure EU staff over Brexit

NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens says hospitals could close if EU staff are forced...

Capping NHS nurses’ pay is ‘unsustainable’, MPs warn

Commons health select committee says NHS needs to be a more attractive employer

London mayor urges rethink on scrapping nursing bursary

Sadiq Khan says move would threaten supply of nurses in the capital

Ebola nurse receives honorary degree

British nurse Will Pooley has received an honorary degree from the University of Essex for...

Health warnings issued as temperatures soar in England and Wales

Public health bodies have provided advice on staying well during hot weather