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Care home insolvencies rise by 83% in a year

The number of care homes going bust in 2017-2018 rose by 83 per cent.<p>The period 2016-2017 saw 81 homes become insolvent, whilst 2017-2018 had …

Social Work

The Lemony, Capery, One-Pan Fish We Can’t Stop Eating

As a child of the Gulf South, I grew up thinking everyone loved seafood. From juicy shrimp and salty oysters to buttery catfish and tender crab, my mom and dad were pros at preparing anything that once lived under the sea. It wasn’t until later in life that I learned fish dishes could be considered …

Seafood

Shock figures from top thinktank reveal extent of NHS crisis

Health service has one of the lowest levels of doctors, nurses and beds in the western world<p>The NHS has among the lowest per capita numbers of doctors, nurses and hospital beds in the western world, a new study of international health spending has revealed.<p>The stark findings come from a new King’s …

Medical Technology

EU care home nurse enticed by 'lots of support' and 'generous relocation package'

Oana Sandu Grigorescu left Romania last year to work as a nurse in a care home in the UK and has revealed she was enticed over here by the promise of …

Disability

Care home bosses dismiss fears Brexit could worsen nursing workforce crisis

Care home bosses have dismissed fears Brexit could exacerbate the nursing workforce crisis, saying EU nurses are expensive to recruit, retention …

My wife was destroyed by her job as an A&E nurse so I convinced her to quit

I saw a passionate young woman become anxious, exhausted and ashamed of her vocation. Watching her suffer was unbearable<p>Working as a paediatric nurse in accident and emergency was my wife’s dream job. A week after she qualified, she was offered a position in one of the largest emergency departments …

Empathy

Recipe: Kimchi Deviled Eggs

Kimchi Deviled Eggs<p>Makes 14 deviled eggs<p>7 large eggs <br>2 heaping tablespoons mayonnaise <br>1 to 2 teaspoons yellow mustard (depends on your taste) <br>1/4 …

Eggs

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

Sweet Potatoes

Bakery-Style Blueberry-Lemon Scones for Easter Brunch

Make the scones:<p>Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper; set aside.<p>Place the flour, sugar, baking powder, lemon zest, and salt in a large …

Baking

Honey-Baked Feta Recipe - Great British Chefs

A great starter or alternative to the traditional cheeseboard, this simple baked feta recipe is flavoured with heady lavender and sweet honey for a …

How to become a Mental Health Nurse RMN

<b>Updated by Cath Coleman 30.01.18</b><p>A <b>Mental Health Nurse (RMN)</b> is a qualified registered nurse with specialist training in mental health nursing. An RMN …

Rachel Roddy’s Neapolitan beef and onions recipe

In the middle of Benedetta Gargano’s flat in Naples is a white, oval table. The table once lived three streets away in the dining room of Benedetta’s maternal grandmother, Elisa, where the extended family would sit at least three times a week when they all gathered to eat. And eat they did: Elisa …

Italian Food

This Slow Cooker Brisket Practically Cooks Itself

Heat a deep sauté pan or cast iron skillet over medium heat with the olive oil. Add the onions and cook on medium-low to medium heat, stirring …

Slow Cookers

Lemon-Ginger Spinach Is the Easy, Whole30 Side Dinner Needs

Heat the oil in a Dutch oven or large pot over medium heat until shimmering. Add the ginger and cook, stirring constantly, until fragrant, about 30 …

Spinach

You Know French Onion Soup—But Do You Know Its (Less Fussy) Tuscan Mother?

Ask a Florentine and they will tell you that onion soup is Tuscan, not French. The Tuscan version, known as carabaccia (pronounced <i>kar-a-ba-cha</i>), is documented in Renaissance recipe books—usually a soup of sliced onions stewed in vegetable broth, thickened with ground almonds, spiced with …

Onions

A Recipe for Korean Short Ribs You Can Make on a Weeknight

Ultimate Korean Short Ribs<p>Serves 4<p>1/4 cup peeled, chopped Asian pear <br>1/4 cup chopped yellow onion <br>1/4 cup mirin <br>2 tablespoons sake <br>2 tablespoons …

Soysauce

Sauce Gribiche Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is essentially an aioli, tricked out with herbs and made salty and bright with capers and vinegar, respectively. It's heaven on roast chicken and hard boiled eggs, even better on potatoes and asparagus. But it's a little hard to nail down -- everyone has their own version, much …

Spices

This rainbow grilled cheese recipe is literally unicorn goals

Stop everything: we’ve all been making grilled cheese wrong. Yes, you still put cheese on two pieces of bread and melt it on your stove top until …

Sticky Lemon Rolls with Lemon Cream Cheese Glaze

Make the dough:<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer, sprinkle the yeast over the warmed milk and let it sit for a few minutes or until foamy. Using the mixer …

Baking

New Year, New (Sugared Cardamom) Brioche

I can't think of many things more comforting on a cold winter's day than baking bread. The heat of the oven warms the kitchen, and the scent of yeast and sugar fills the air. Then, of course, you get to tear into a steaming loaf, breaking off the heel and slathering it with butter that melts and …

Dessert

This Giant, Fluffy Pancake Is Perfect for Brunch

<b>Blend the batter:</b> Place the flour, milk, eggs, sugar, vanilla, and salt in a blender or food processor fitted with the blade attachment. Blend for 10 …

Breakfast

The Best Way to Make Slow Cooker General Tso's Chicken

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>The craving: General Tso's chicken from your favorite Chinese takeout spot. The problem: You've got different diners …

Food & Dining

Orange and Cinnamon cake

SERVES<p>8<p>PREPARATION<p>25 minutes<p>COOKING TIME<p>55 minutes<p>RESTING TIME<p>1 + 2 hours<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 orange<br>• 400ml (13 fl oz) milk<br>• 2½ teaspoons ground cinnamon<br>• 4 eggs, separated<br>• 125g (4 oz) caster (superfine) sugar<br>• 125g (4 oz) butter<br>• 120g (4 oz) plain (all-purpose) flour<br>• Pinch of salt<br>• 20cm (8 in) square cake tin, silicone …

Dessert

Debt-laden Four Seasons Health Care suffers £27.5m loss

UK’s No 2 care homes provider blames local authority funding cuts and Brexit-related nursing shortage for third-quarter slump<p>The UK’s second-largest care homes business has reported a third-quarter loss of £27.5m, as it blamed local authority funding cuts and a Brexit-related shortage of nurses for …

Health Care

NMC to amend English language requirements for applicants trained outside the UK

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) is making alternative options available for nurses and midwives, trained outside the UK, to demonstrate their …

Pregnancy

Everything You Need to Know About Sourdough Starter

Process<p><b>Day 1: Make the Initial Starter</b><p>4 ounces (3/4 cup + 2 tablespoons) all-purpose flour<br>4 ounces (1/2 cup) water<p>Weigh the flour and water, and …

Baking

Rigatoni with sausage, lemon and mustard

Love sausages? Love pasta? Then you'll make this quick and easy midweek meal time and time again. Full of spicy fennel flavour, it's fast and good …

Food

I Tried KFC's Leaked Secret Recipe and Here's How It Went

If there was a magical list of secret recipes that everyone on the internet has attempted to make before, KFC's fried chicken is pretty much at the …

Spices

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much more than a sum of its parts.<p>Each recipe makes enough for six. With the exception of the cacio e pepe, allow 1 litre of water to …

Italian Food