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Memo From A Nurse : Why Is Nurses Week So Weak?

May 6-12 is when nurses are nationally recognized for their efforts during Nurses Week. It’s a celebration of all things nursing. During that week,...
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Hi. I’m the nurse. We’ve never met.

Today, when stereotypes are rampant and when confusion is the common prescription in health care, I find it necessary to share my views of a...
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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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10 Ways to Keep Your Nursing New Year’s Resolutions

There is a typical pattern to the lifespan of a New Year’s resolution: you make one (or more), spend all of January working on...
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What’s The Best Moment Of Every Shift?

Nurses are known for their selfless compassion and their unwavering patient advocacy. It’s been said many times on our website that being a nurse...
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Experienced Nurses : Great For Patients, Great For Hospitals

Patients cared for by more experienced nurses not only receive better care, but also have shorter hospital stays. This finding comes from an extensive study...
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The Lowdown on Higher Ed for Nurses

You want to get ahead in your career, but you probably have a litany of excuses why going back to school just doesn’t fit...
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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 Tips For Leaving Your Job Stress At Work

When the going gets tough, the tough get together.And they share—stories, advice, fears and laughter. Now, since nursing is anything but easy, it’s easy...
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5 Easy While-You-Work Exercises For Nurses

Nurses are experts at maximizing their time. So what can you do when you want a workout…but won’t be able to make it to...

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