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    15 October, 2018

    The government looks set to introduce mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid to help prevent neural tube defects, such as spina bifida, according to reports in the media today (15 October).

  • 12 October, 2018

    Research published in The Lancet shows that the number of babies born through CS almost doubled globally between 2000 and 2015 – from 12% to 21% of all births. 

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    11 October, 2018

    The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published its State of care 2017/18 report.

  • 11 October, 2018

    More than half of new mothers with mental health problems that they wanted to discuss did not feel able to do so at their postnatal check, according to the NCT.

  • 10 October, 2018

    A quarter (75%) of the UK public say the UK government should act to change the law on abortion in Northern Ireland. 

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    10 October, 2018

    The first minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon has announced an increase in bursaries for student midwives and nurses. 

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    9 October, 2018

    Andrea Sutcliffe CBE has been appointed the new head of the NMC. 

  • 8 October, 2018

    The RCM has called for the NHS to do more to address staff experiencing domestic abuse in its new report Safe places? Workplace support for those experiencing domestic abuse.

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    5 October, 2018

    This year’s conference was brought to a close with a ‘whistle-stop tour’ of some of the most inspirational women in the history of the trade union movement. 

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    5 October, 2018

    Three inspirational midwives, who have devoted their professional lives to supporting the most vulnerable women in society, gave the RCM conference an insight into one of the most challenging – but rewarding – roles in midwifery.

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