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Upskilling is a great way to rejuvenate your CV and your career path! So this year, instead of pledging to run 10K every day (and then getting put off by the rain), why not look into upskilling as your 2021 resolution?
30th Jan, 2021
The COVID-19 vaccination breakthroughs are a welcome relief, but it’s going to take some time to see the full effects that they will have on our lives. Get ready for 2021 – the year of the vaccines!
15th Dec, 2020
1st December is World AIDS Day to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS. We’re looking at some of the exciting HIV research and breakthroughs that happened in 2020!
01st Dec, 2020
If you’re considering becoming a Theatre Nurse, get ready for a fast-paced but enriching and rewarding career! Here’s what you need to know!
30th Nov, 2020
Breast Cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK. But if you catch it early, there’s a good chance of recovery. This month is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so we’re sending out a reminder on how to check for signs of Breast Cancer, and how often you should be checking!
27th Oct, 2020
Too often, the stories and achievements of people from Black and Ethnic Minority communities have been ignored and erased from history. We've profiled five BAME pioneers in Healthcare and celebrate the recognition and representation that they are finally receiving!
21st Oct, 2020
Stem Cell Donation is an easy way to save lives, but only a small percentage of the UK is registered – and those on the register are not proportionally representative of our population. Here, we look at some questions you may have about Stem Cell Donation.
19th Oct, 2020
We had a look through some of the best NHS discounts and offers available and put them in one place - so now it's even easier to save a little money!
21st Sep, 2020
Dialysis Nurses are becoming more and more sought-after, but what is it like to work as a Dialysis Nurse?
14th Sep, 2020
This September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month. Here are some of the ways that you can get involved!
03rd Sep, 2020
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World AIDS Day 2021: 40 Years On
30 November 2021
It has been 40 years since the first cases of AIDS were reported in the UK in 1981. In the last 40 years, medical advancements have radically changed the life expectancy and quality of life for people diagnosed with HIV. However, more needs to be done to increase public knowledge about HIV and AIDS and reduce the stigma still attached to the virus.
by Katie McTaggart
How to speed up a job application using your smartphone
18 November 2021
We all know that the lives of doctors, nurses, radiographers and other healthcare staff are hectic enough without spending your free time uploading documents and filling out forms. That’s why we’ve put together some top tips on what documents to keep handy on your mobile phone, so you can apply for healthcare jobs quickly and easily (and put your feet up during your free time!).
by Alex King
Black History Month 2021: Healthcare Heroes - Part Two
28 October 2021
History is not just made in the past, but also the present – so part two of our Black British History: Healthcare Heroes Profiles for 2021 focuses on three people whose work continues today. Dame Elizabeth Nneka Anionwu, Yvonne Coghill OBE, and Dr Jacqui Dyer MBE have had a profound impact on our experiences within healthcare – particularly for those in Black and minority ethnic communities.
by Katie McTaggart
Black History Month 2021: Healthcare Heroes
08 October 2021
Part one of our Black British History: Healthcare Heroes Profiles for 2021. Kofoworola Abeni Pratt, James McCune Smith, and John Alcindor all qualified as healthcare professionals at a time when it was revolutionary for them to do so - they all also played a major part in the fight for civil rights. The impact they had, not only in their time but for generations to come, needs more recognition.
by Katie McTaggart