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How We Recall The Past

When we have a new experience, the memory of that event is stored in a neural circuit that connects several parts of the hippocampus...
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Yoga And Meditation Improve Brain Function And Energy Levels

Practicing brief sessions of Hatha yoga and mindfulness meditation can significantly improve brain function and energy levels, according to a new study. The study from...
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Seven Steps to Reducing Pressure Ulcers

Institution-acquired pressure ulcers are a leading threat to modern quality healthcare. Research by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Agency for Healthcare...
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Nurses: Are You Making Your List Yet?

If the decorations decking the department stores are any indication, Christmas is practically breathing down our necks already. It’s time to start thinking about...
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Nurse Eye Roll: Ischemic Stroke – Patient Priorities

Alas, stroke patients.. my one true nursey love. I love my stroke patients.  They have a special place in my heart. So, you just got report...

Deadra’s Story: A Life Changed By Palliative Care

Long before it's time for hospice care, many people with serious illness can benefit from palliative care but don’t realize it. Sometimes referred to...
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Avoid Burnout, Stay Flexible

. .  The Nursing Field is More Flexible Than an Experienced Yoga Instructor. . . Whether it is location, money, or schedule, a career in nursing can meet many...
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Developing A New Drug Is Actually Harder Than Rocket Science

Prescription medicines save lives and cut health care costs, but conjuring a drug to life is a challenging undertaking – and the science is...
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Can A Chat With A Nurse Really Persuade Patients To Quit Smoking?

A short talk with a knowledgeable nurse could be the difference between a smoker stopping for cigarettes or stopping for nicotine gum on her...
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YOUR Stories, Our Memes, Countless LOL Moments

Nurses have the best stories….But sometimes, words just don’t do them justice. So we thought we might tweak a story or two (or three) so...


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