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Articles within the archive for June 2018

05/06/2018:Experts say walking briskly should be the focus, not hitting 10,000 steps a day - News
05/06/2018:Syphilis and gonorrhoea up by 20% - News
08/06/2018:Iodine deficiency: Britain’s hidden nutrition crisis - Clinical
08/06/2018:‘NHS facing unprecedented pressures’ say think tanks in bid for more funding - News
08/06/2018:More investment in training needed to fix shortage of 40,000 nurses, says RCN - News
08/06/2018:NMC responds to fitness to practise perfomance review - News
08/06/2018:Sexual assault victims offered lifetime mental health care - News
11/06/2018:Back to basics on diabetes training - Professional
11/06/2018:Gestational diabetes mellitus: onset, causes and management - Clinical
12/06/2018:RCN wants nurses to encourage cervical smears - News
12/06/2018:Are we facing a sexual health crisis? - Professional
12/06/2018:Lower urinary tract symptoms: Overactive bladder syndrome - Clinical
12/06/2018:Nurses will be forced to repay more student loan than higher earners - News
14/06/2018:A day in the life of... Ali Rooke - Professional
14/06/2018:Where next for the NMC? - Blogs
14/06/2018:Government to relax immigration rules for non-EU skilled workers - News
20/06/2018:‘Nursing must work hard’ to learn lessons of Gosport Hospital scandal says RCN - News
21/06/2018:RCN demands ‘firm commitment from Government’ on EU Nurses - News
22/06/2018:RCN honours the nurses of the Windrush generation - News
22/06/2018:Community and social care must be focus of new NHS funding - News
25/06/2018:Government must increase health visitor numbers to tackle childhood obesity - News
28/06/2018:QNI celebrates the ‘collective knowledge, experience and passion’ of nurses at its awards - News
29/06/2018:Universities challenged to ‘dramatically improve’ support for students with mental health issues - News

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