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Should Dogs Be Allowed in Hospitals?

Over the past couple of decades it has become increasingly common to find dogs lounging around offices during work hours. Now our furry friends are making...
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Have You Hugged Your Nurse Practitioner Today?

For nearly a half-century, nurse practitioners across the United States have provided comprehensive, cost-effective, patient-centered services to millions of Americans in need of primary,...
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Smart Habits of Injury-Free Nurses!

Health injuries are very common in the nursing profession. If you’ve been on the job for even a short time, you’ve probably gotten sick...
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Can (and should?!) nurses be shamed into washing their hands at work?

Do you wash your hands as much as you should on the floor? New systems use a powerful emotion to make sure nurses and...
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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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Did you read it? — Workplace violence is on the rise, with nurses on...

According to a recent article by The Huffington Post, healthcare workers are suffering from an increased degree of violence in the workplace. From hospitals to healthcare...
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101 Nursing Fun Facts

One Hundred and One Interesting Facts, Quotes (and Even a Couple of Jokes) About Nursing: May 11, 2016 is National School Nurse Day. Planning on...
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10 Things Only Night Shift Nurses Understand

Eating a burger at 7 AM. Constantly being woken up by lawn mowers, the phone and ice cream trucks on your days off. Patients...
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Text-Message Conversations Only Nurses Have

  How about it, nurses…do these look familiar ?   1 When you go out with friends and give your number out to a cute stranger…    .  2 When your significant other attempts...
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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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