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5 Skin Health Tips For Nurses

Long hours, dry hospital air and a job that is often emotionally intense can all wreak havoc on your appearance over time. Your skin...
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A Nurse’s Version of a No Good, Very Bad Day

You set your alarm clock for 5pm (you meant to set it for 5am). Your roommate is considering waking you, but the last time...

Be Inspired By “The Call of Nursing: Stories From The Front Lines of Health...

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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10 Humorous Ways I Knew I Was A Nurse

The day you start nursing school your life changed permanently. There is the life “before nursing” and then life as a nurse. Two very different...
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6 Tips For Managing Patient Care While Living With Chronic Illness

For nurses, patient care is priority numero uno. From the moment you clock in until the moment you clock out (and often on your...
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Oh, she was just TOBP. Wait—what?

There are some things nurses just can’t say out loud. Which is why developing a secret nurse code is not only practical, it’s downright necessary. That’s where...
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Car Care : Get Ready For Winter!

Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. The post office...
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Historic Nursing Uniforms: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Ah, the portrait of a nurse. The freshly starched dress, that sharp little hat (oh, that hat!), the coveted pin; remnants of an era long...
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Nurses Have Some Crazy Holiday Stories

  Every nurse knows that holidays are far from sacrosanct when you work in healthcare. Patients in ICU can’t be left to fend for themselves....
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12 Tips For Caring For Patients With Uncommon Conditions

One in 10 people are affected by a rare disease. Seven thousand different rare diseases exist. Ninety-five percent of these illnesses have no known...

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