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The Institute of Psychosexual Medicine to welcome midwives as members for the first time

The Institute of Psychosexual Medicine (IPM) recently voted to change its constitution to allow midwives and other health professionals to sit its membership level examination, entitling them to run specialist


Regulator signals cautious optimism as register of nursing and midwifery professionals continues to grow but pressures remain

Over 15,000 more nurses, midwives and nursing associates are now registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) compared to March 2020. However, the rate of growth has slowed and


Exceptional image quality for Obs & Gynae ultrasound patients

Promotional feature Microvascular imaging & matrix probe innovations enhance detail and resolution for better quality diagnostic ultrasound care in the North East   Obstetrics and Gynaecology patients at The James


Sperm help ‘persuade’ the female to accept pregnancy

Sperm are generally viewed as having just one action in reproduction – to fertilise the female’s egg – but studies at the University of Adelaide are overturning that view. Published


Reducing NHS anaesthetic gas emissions: BPR Medical and Medclair announce collaboration

Gas control specialists BPR Medical and Medclair, a Sweden-based specialist in safe nitrous oxide use, have agreed to share technology and product information to help the NHS achieve its aim


International Day of the Midwife: Bringing lives into the world during a pandemic

Life as a midwife has looked rather different since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic in early 2020, but the job at hand has remained the same during this time


Professor in Focus – Anita Nelson

Anita Nelson is the Professor and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Western University of Health Sciences based in Pomona, California. She recently shared her latest study, “Efficacy and Safety