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Snow Day For Nursing?

I live in southern California, land of sunny summers almost all year long. Right?  WRONG! I was driving home today when the rain hitting...
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Mildly Scented (And Minimally Priced) Fragrances For Nurses

Nurses spend a lot of time getting up close and personal with their patients, which is why a pleasant scent can be a welcome...
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Nurse Eye Roll: Post Operative Nursing Care Basics

You are rocking through your shift, feeling awesome because you kind of know what you’re doing now, and your charge nurse comes up to...
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Did you read it? -‘A Thousand Naked Strangers’

With over 10 years spent driving an ambulance in Atlanta, former paramedic Kevin Hazzard has accumulated some amazing stories -from rescuing people from choking, overdoses,...
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Music Is Medicine

Music is a true lifesaver. Once, after a really bad breakup, a friend convinced me to get up out of my misery and get on the...
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Positive Emotions And Your Health

Do you tend to look on the sunny side, or do you see a future filled with dark, stormy skies? A growing body of...
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5 Best Snacks To Get You Through Those 12-Hour Shifts

As a nurse, you’re probably working long shifts. Whether you love them or hate them, one thing is for sure: 12-hour shifts make for...
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Up Your Nursing Game With These 7 Simple Things

Being a nurse is unlike many professions. Not only does it require constant learning and keeping up with the latest innovations in the medical...
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Checking the Symptom Checkers

More than a third of adults nationwide regularly use the Internet to help diagnose their ailments. They often start with online search engines, which...
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Work-Life Fit Linked to Employee Engagement, Motivation and Job Satisfaction

Contrary to popular belief, work-life balance and work flexibility issues aren't primarily women's issues.  In fact, in some cases it is men who use...

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