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Clinical

Genomics: become a DNA detective

Exploring your patients' family tree could help you provide more tailored care

Wellbeing

Five ways to combat compassion fatigue

Top tips on understanding and overcoming empathy-sapping exhaustion

Action

'Some nurses are effectively working for free'

International nursing staff face 'bullying tactics' and unfair fees

Opinion

Gender identity: 'These conversations are vital'

We need to talk about and respect people’s gender pronouns, says Liz Curr

Career

Home advantage: the benefits of care home placements

Find out why they're a unique and positive learning environment

Clinical

Breaking free from HCV

Award-winning charge nurse Kirsty is helping reduce cases of hepatitis C in prison

Opinion

‘I’m not the only nurse who’s had to file for bankruptcy’

Zoe* thought becoming a nurse would offer security, but instead she was overwhelmed with debt

People

'Nurses' skills are transferable and precious'

The charity that nurse João founded helps bring hope to people in South Asia

Advice

Unexpected debt?

Find out how RCN Welfare Services could help

Opinion

Lucky to be left with £50 a month

Low pay and rising costs means some nurses like Aisha* face overwhelming debt

Wellbeing

Calling time on overworking

Working extra time at the end of each shift can have a detrimental effect on wellbeing

Action

'You're on camera'

How bodycams can help staff feel safer

People

Care or control?

The complex history of learning disability nursing

Career

‘This is my dream job’

How Claire built her career and why she loves working in a nursing home

Opinion

Digital appointments: no one size fits all

The pros and cons of remote consultations and the training that’s needed to protect us all

Opinion

'We must end nurse exploitation'

Zeba says it’s time to demand more for overseas nursing staff

People

'Your profession saved my life'

Poet Michael Rosen talks about the care nursing staff showed him during his COVID-19 recovery

Clinical

Heal! Meet Teddy the dementia therapy dog

Could pets in clinical settings improve patient wellbeing?

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