Category Archives: nursing

Breast is best

Like most things in life these days feeding a baby has become very complicated and no doubt really expensive. I took a look at some of these infant formula websites and found that babies are not just being fed infant formula for the first few months of life but they can also have a follow on formula when they are  6-12 months old. Even toddlers who are 1-3 years are being catered for with a new product called toddler milk drink. Continue reading


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When they don’t leave

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There are some patients you just never forget. Nursing offers a unique insight into other people’s lives – indeed what other job is so intrusive of the personal and familial. Continue reading

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