In the first of two blogs from public health doctors on preventing influenza ('flu), David Roberts explains why the influenza vaccine changes each 'flu season, how effective it is and how that is measured.
In this blog for nurses, Sarah Chapman shares the latest Cochrane evidence on incontinence-associated dermatitis and registered nurses Teresa Chinn and Shannon Deakin consider the challenges of applying evidence to practice.
In this guest blog, public health doctor David Robert looks at the evidence on what can be done to cut down the salt in our diets.
Liv Chapman writes for parents about new Cochrane evidence on whether fluoride mouthrinses can prevent tooth decay in children
This blog looks at the WHO Global report on diabetes and some evidence on preventing type 2 diabetes
We look at some key messages and findings from the 2016 Lancet Breastfeeding Series and its implications for the UK.
New evidence on the benefits of oral cryotherapy for people having certain cancer treatments
Stockings can help prevent deep vein thrombosis after surgery
What should you wash with before surgery?
New evidence on whether taking omega 3 supplements can prevent or slow age-related macular degeneration
Could exercise supplement creatine protect babies brains in the womb? Dr James Duffy explains.
Drunk at Christmas?