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A List Of Rules For Nurses … From 1887

Whether you’re a new nurse or a seasoned nurse, it’s always intriguing to take a look back at the history of the nursing profession....
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How To Spot A Nurse At A Backyard Party

Here's a fun game to try at the next barbecue, tailgate or cookout you attend.  You might think it would be difficult, but it’s...

Too Many Hours, Too Little Sleep

There’s a lot of talk these days about how detrimental it is for hospital patients to have their sleep interrupted. Given all we know about...
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The 8 Best Hand Products For Nurses

  Clap your hands and give a cheer to the 8 best hand products for nurses!   Out Damned Spot We love multitasking beauty products because they save you...
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The Top 10 Things I’ve Learned After My First 10 Years of Nursing

Nurses, some pearls of wisdom from Aunt Aggie… 1 If you have to mess with it, it’s wrong. Everybody’s heard the story of the nurse who connects...
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10 Things I Wish Nurses Would Remember

Sometimes the tables turn and we find ourselves on the other side of the health care equation --as the patient or alongside a friend...
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10 Emotions Every Nurse Experiences at the End of a Shift

. Ah, yes—the final sprint to the finish line at the end of a 12-hour shift. A time as terrifying as it is hopeful. Of course, no two...
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Supercomputers Help Identify Brain Tumors

Primary brain tumors encompass a wide range of tumors depending on the cell type, the aggressiveness, and stage of tumor. Quickly and accurately characterizing...
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Are Beards A DO Or DON’T In Nursing?

Are beards a health hazard in the nursing profession? Or just an expression of style that doesn’t hinder the job in any way? A...
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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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