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"Pregnant woman holding stomach"

How many times have you wished for responsive family members? You know, the kind who will stay with the patient when you can’t, help...
"Male hand grabbing a beer"

You learn some things in nursing school. You learn more things when you’re actually nursing. Some of those things are useful, in an abstract...
"Fireman helping in a disaster"

In this day and age, terrorism, bioterrorism, hazardous material and disasters have become common nomenclature to all of us. As nurses and health care...
"Man stuffing head in a pipe"

When I think about the history of my scrubs, I say to myself, “Oh Lord Oh Lord Oh Lordy Lordy Lord.” Then I go and...
"Girl holding inspirational quote in front of face"

A good quote can lift you up when you’re feeling blue. It can inspire you to reach your goals. It can even make you...
"Smiling Asian woman on street"

Today, when stereotypes are rampant and when confusion is the common prescription in health care, I find it necessary to share my views of a...
"Hospital overlooking water at night"

Ahhh. Doors shut. Lights off. Hospital closed for the night. If only this were true. (Insert dream sequence…) We all know the hospital doesn’t function like...
"Riding the bud at night"

I’ve always envied those who can flip flop back and forth between day shift and night shift. How do they do it? I think I’ve...
"Three female friends laughing together"

We all have good and bad days when it comes to working as a nurse. On my best days, I can’t imagine working in any...
"Mess of chocolate on white table"

This list? It comes straight from nurses who apparently have seen it all. But maybe you’ve seen worse? 10. The man who snuck in three cats...