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Inspirational day and an Amazon voucher

Inspirational day and an Amazon voucher

Lottie Swain, our Amazon voucher winner from the Exeter JCN/GPN study day, spoke to us about the event: I found the wound management day at Exeter Racecourse very educational.

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Education for Health celebrates its 30th anniversary

Education for Health celebrates its 30th anniversary

Education for Health is celebrating 30 years of improving the lives of people with long-term conditions.

The education charity will mark this important milestone by sharing the stories of 30 people involved in its success on its website and social media channels one each day in June.

It is also offering healthcare professionals the opportunity to apply for 30th anniversary bursaries and to attend a number of its workshops for just 30.

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Recent journal articles

All GPNs play a vital role in cancer care

All GPNs play a vital role in cancer care

Primarily due to better treatment options, there are now over two and a half million people living with cancer in the United Kingdom and it is predicted that in the next fourteen years this number will increase to four million. This means that the numbers of people living with cancer in the UK has i

Identification and appropriate treatment of malnutrition

Identification and appropriate treatment of malnutrition

Ninety-three percent of elderly adults (over 65) living with malnutrition are residing in the community (Age UK, 2017), and at least one in 10 visits to a general practitioner are by adults that are experiencing malnutrition (British Association of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition [BAPEN], 2015). Ge

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