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Every two weeks for the past six years, I have had a standing date with my dear friend Sonja.  I look forward to seeing Sonja...
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We here at ModernNurse love TED Talks! They inspire, encourage, educate and broaden our views of the world -with perspectives from experts, artists, educators, healthcare...
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Fans of the show Nurse Jackie are familiar with the concept of drug addiction among nurses, but they might not realize that this is...
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On the one-year anniversary of The Ice Bucket Challenge--an unexpected social media sensation that raised unprecedented awareness for ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease--Project A.L.S....
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Make 'em laugh. Make 'em laugh. Don't you know everyone wants to laugh? These TED Talks offer something for every sense of humor, illuminating interesting topics...
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Nurses are never well rested or stress-free, and their work is never quite done. But if there’s one thing a nurse is each and...
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We all want to look our best, but it's not all about make up, blowouts and stylish outfits. It's the little choices we make everyday,...

Every so often, we stumble across a book on nursing that we can’t wait to share with our readers. Our newest pick?   William B. Patrick’s The...
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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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The pain of personal loss, war and conflict is universal. These speakers share large and small ways to remember those lost even long after...