Addressing stigma is critical to containing the monkeypox outbreak

Inaccurate media coverage of the monkeypox outbreak has resulted in misinformation about the many ways it can be spread, resulting in stigma (shaming and biased attitudes) toward people who develop the disease. Nurses play a key role in delivering appropriate care related to monkeypox by creating safe spaces for affected individuals regardless of sexual behaviors, […]

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Girl, 5, diagnosed with cancer at eight-weeks-old throws party to celebrate all-clear

A five-year-old girl is throwing a party to celebrate beating cancer after being given a 50/50 chance of survival soon after being born. Hollie McNeill, from Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, was diagnosed with leukaemia at eight weeks old after a doctor spotted she looked pale. Following tests for anaemia at Scunthorpe General Hospital, cancer was confirmed the […]

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