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5 Ways to Upgrade Your “Me” Time Off the Job

Let’s be honest—if anyone deserves some pampering time, it’s nurses. Between 12-hour shifts, hit-or-miss lunch breaks and a steady stream of patients, simply sitting down...
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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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NICU Nurses Make Halloween Costumes for Their Preemie Patients

Get ready for cuteness overload! November is Prematurity Awareness Month and a group of NICU nurses at Loyola Medicine in Maywood, Illinois helped kicks things...
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What To Expect In The World of Nursing For 2016

The field of medicine is in a constant state of evolution, and nurses are at the heart of these changes. Each year brings new...
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7 Tips For Staying Close With Your Non-Nurse Friends

Nurses, we know that your schedule doesn’t exactly cater to a lively social life. But let’s be real—if you isolate yourself from friends and family who...
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The Evolution of a Nurse’s Relationship With Coffee (in Memes!)

. Here’s the thing about nursing: It changes people, in more ways than we can probably count. And, of course, the experiences, the lessons, the...
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Did you read it? — “An open letter to The View’s Joy Behar and...

When Miss Colorado stepped onto the stage in her scrubs and spoke about nursing, we celebrated her. She didn’t sing, she didn’t dance, but...
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10 Nurse-Tested Tactics For Calming a Patient Before a Shot

From the tiniest of pediatric patients to full-fledged adults, you never know how a new patient is going to react to the necessary evil...
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10 Awesome TV Nurses

The medical world and Hollywood have never been far apart. This partnership has spawned some of the most memorable moments in entertainment — from...
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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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