Long COVID: what you need to know

As research into the long-term impact of COVID-19 continues, we explore the symptoms and how you can support your patients’ recovery

‘There are no exact words to describe this experience’

Wincey talks about the life-changing, devastating experiences of working on an intensive care unit during the height of the pandemic

Teaching skills, saving lives

Supporting young people at risk of serious violence has helped health care professionals overcome compassion fatigue, says RCN Nurse of the Year Ana Waddington, who set up a project to teach lifesaving skills

Helping to halt domestic abuse

Emergency sister Fionn is supporting people affected by domestic abuse as reported cases increase by more than 130% in her hospital

Time for something new?

Our free career coaching could help you explore your options, says RCN Member Support Services careers lead Julie Watkins 

The future is flexible: online learning for reps

RCN learning reps, safety reps and stewards can now complete their initial learning online. We take a look at how it works and what reps think of the new online pathway

Beating bedbound boredom

Assistant practitioner Rebecca is helping patients support their own health and wellbeing in hospital

 Nursing with a disability

Samantha overcame a number of challenges posed by her disability to pursue the career she wanted

Boost your mind and body

It can be difficult to eat healthily as a student, but it’s essential you eat the right food for work and study. Nutritional therapist Nicola Moore shares her top tips

Improving dementia care

Final year nursing student Stephanie writes about her passion for supporting people living with dementia and improving public perception of the disease