Headlines Tagged with Nursing — 235 headlines found
New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is joining thousands of other organisations and individuals in calling for the text of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), currently being negotiated in secret, to be made public.
Oct 11, 2013 Voxy (nz)
added Oct 11, 2013 11:34
Rhode Island College's nursing school has instituted a new policy banning the use of tobacco products by its students while they're on campus.
Nov 26, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 26, 2012 16:47
Specialist nurses in Leicester will be promoting e-cigarettes to the public later this month, as part of efforts to boost smoking cessation. Lung cancer specialist nurses at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will run a stall at Beaumont Leys Sh
Nov 13, 2017 Nursing Times
added Nov 14, 2017 12:44
Midwives need more consistent training in how to communicate the harms of smoking to pregnant women, according to a new report. They also need more training in the use carbon monoxide monitors, said the report, published by Action on Smoking and Health
Jul 18, 2017 Nursing Times
added Jul 19, 2017 14:20
SIEGEL: Nurses Get Into the Act: Smoking is No Worse than Vaping! Don't Commend Patients for Quitting Smoking Using E-Cigarettes
Apparently, irresponsible medical advice being given to smokers about quitting is not restricted to physicians. Nurses are getting in on the act and publicly making the most reckless medical recommendations to smokers. Two egregious examples highlight the
Jan 18, 2017 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jan 23, 2017 12:42
It shows no signs of slowing down with a 15% increase predicted by 2030. But nurses have the ability to save their patients’ lives by ensuring they are aware of the signs, symptoms and risk factors of mouth cancer and referring patients to a doctor or de
Nov 17, 2015 Independent Nurse (uk)
added Nov 17, 2015 13:56
On 1 October, Barts Health NHS Trust in east London is to begin an ambitious initiative to stamp out smoking among its workforce and patients.
Sep 29, 2015 Nursing Times
added Sep 29, 2015 10:29
Regional variations exist in the rates of adolescents aged 15 who smoke, a report released by the HSCIC has found. In the North East of England, 8% of young people reported that they were regular smokers, compared with 3% in London, which has the lowes
Aug 4, 2015 Independent Nurse (uk)
added Aug 5, 2015 07:39
this could prevent the implementation of the Five Year Forward View's recommendations to shift the NHS' focus to preventative healthcare. Ms Cheeseman said: 'What we are seeing is short-term thinking. We know that smoking cessation services are one of th
Jun 15, 2015 Independent Nurse (uk)
added Jun 16, 2015 10:47
Evidence that acupuncture or related techniques increase the success rate in smoking cessation is inconsistent. We look at a study measuring its effectiveness.
May 4, 2015 Nursing Times
added May 4, 2015 11:49