5 steps to mental wellbeing by the NHS for MentalHealthAwarenessWeek:

👯Connect with other people

💕Good relationships

🤸‍♂️Be physically active

🎨Learn new skills

🙌Give to others

and remember there is always someone you can talk to https://bma.org.uk/advice-and-support/your-wellbeing

Read May’s issue The Dr Magazine with Tim Tonkin reporting on the story of Dr Fayez Ayache paying the ultimate price.

His death underscores the BMA’s efforts to protect doctors and other healthcare workers and ensure lessons are learned.

Read online https://bma.org.uk/news-and-opinion/the-ultimate-price

BMA members get access to all of the following e-journal titles on the JAMA Network:

These are all part of our E-Journals Collection, which contains more than 1,100 titles.

If you have any queries or feedback about our E-Journals Collection please get in touch with us by email at: e-journals@bma.org.uk

Happy Nurses Day 2020

Today we celebrate International Nurses Day marking the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.

To all of you thank you!

Whatever your experience, the 8th edition of ”The Doctor’s Communication Handbook” by P. Tate and F. Frame remains a key title for all doctors.

Available as an e-book from our collection. Access it directly on https://bit.ly/2WQg0bk using your BMA username and password.

Read the BMJ’s latest featured article highlighting how the reliance of the NHS on disposable medical instruments and protective clothing hides a world of modern slavery and labour abuse.

Written by Jane Feinmann

Access it on https://bit.ly/2YncOGE

Happy Labour Day May 2020

Happy Labours Day to all workers and especially to all frontline workers ensuring the well-being of all of us 😙💕

Thank you from all BMA Library staff

The Postal Loans Service is suspended until further notice as our reading room facilities remain closed and all Library staff is working from home.

If you already have items on loan from us, please hold onto them and do not attempt to return them to us, even if they are overdue or have been requested by other BMA members.

You won’t be able to request any print books, however, you can check if we have the title as an e-book version by searching our catalogue on http://bmaopac.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F

If we don’t have the e-book, please email e-books@bma.org.uk with your request and we will double check our records.