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Just How Tragic Were Your First Scrubs?

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...
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11 Things Patients Say or Do That Make Nurses Scratch Their Heads

Patients are constantly saying and doing things that even the most seasoned nurses will struggle to understand. And by that, we really just mean “not completely...
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10 Things to NEVER Say to a Nurse

Nurses hear it all: The good, the bad, and the (very, very!) ugly. From pushy patients to bossy doctors, nurses handle it all with...
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Perspectives: “Magic Yarn Project”

Once a cancer nurse, always a cancer nurse. A perfect example is mom and former cancer nurse Holly Christensen who creates special "princess" wigs for...
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Nurse Summits Mount Kilimanjaro On World Prematurity Day

  Brenda Kieran, a newborn intensive care unit (NICU) nurse from Providence, Rhode Island, and nurse colleague, Katie Baker summited Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, the tallest mountain...
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8 Frustrating Things About Being a Charge Nurse

No doubt about it: being in charge is a tough job (we know charge nurses all around the country are currently nodding their heads...
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Because of Nursing Research: Helping Families COPE with Premature Births

Most expectant parents look forward to the arrival of a healthy, well-developed baby. A premature birth drastically alters this expectation. The parents will have...
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6 Halloween Don’ts For Nurses

It’s that time of year again! Pumpkins and enormous bags of questionable candies are showing up on store shelves (well, okay, they’ve been there...
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Nurse Bling: 17 Thanksgiving Finds for Nurses

If anybody knows just how much there is to be thankful for, it’s a nurse. And if there’s anybody who could use a gentle reminder,...
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30 Best Value Online Master’s Degree Programs for Nursing Education

. Best Medical Degrees, an online resource for students interested in careers in medicine, has compiled a ranking of the 30 Best Value Online Master's...

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