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Career profile: Kirsty Brooks

Practice Nurse and Regional Clinical Champion for IBD, Kirsty Brooks details her journey and her longstanding interest in helping patients with this ‘challenging and ever-evolving’ disease

Career profile: Ann Norman

Ann Norman is the Royal College of Nursing’s professional lead for nursing in criminal justice nursing and learning disability nursing.

Reflections: A midwife's tale

More than 800,000 babies are born in the UK every year but just 2.3% of these are home births, says Cheryl Opimo-Fisher, a homebirth midwife at Hillingdon Hospital, London.

Career Profile: Kirsten Ellmore

I was 17, when I started work as a healthcare assistant. I have always been a very caring person by nature and I wanted to help others even from an early age.

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