Macmillan urges fundraising as it faces loss equal to 350 nurses

Macmillan urges fundraising as it faces loss equal to 350 nurses

A cancer charity is urging people to take part in its coffee morning in a different way this year as it faces a huge income drop. Macmillan Cancer Support’s coffee morning, one of the UK’s longest-running fundraising events, is usually held at cafes, shops, schools,…

Free parking to be scrapped for most doctors, nurses and NHS staff

Free parking to be scrapped for most doctors, nurses and NHS staff

Free hospital parking for NHS staff will end in all but “certain circumstances” once the coronavirus pandemic begins to ease, the Government has said. Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced on March 25 that the Government would cover the costs of car parking for NHS staff…

Why the US has so many Filipino nurses

Why the US has so many Filipino nurses

Filipino nurses have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus in the US. And that’s because they make up an outsize portion of the nursing workforce. About one-third of all foreign-born nurses in the US are Filipino; it’s been a growing phenomenon for the past 50…

Dog adopts and nurses baby monkey as unlikely partnership caught on camera

Dog adopts and nurses baby monkey as unlikely partnership caught on camera

It’s not unknown for dogs to adopt baby monkeys – but this canine mum must be the most patient yet. Pictures emerging from the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh shows a cheeky simian gripping firmly onto its adoptive mum’s teats as she walks across a…

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