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Nurses And Healthy Relationships

It starts in nursing school and rolls over into our daily career work. Being a nurse is tough, it’s demanding and exhausting. We give...
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Making Sure ‘Healthy’ Means What It Says on Food Packages

With final rules on the Nutrition Facts label published, consumers soon will see an updated label on food packages that makes the calories and...
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Cut the Yuck for a Healthier Home

 Dirt. Grime. Bacteria. Airborne allergens. As hard as you try to keep your home clean, these types of yucky things are an everyday reality....
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Depression & Nurses: A Closer Look At A Common Problem No One Wants To...

Whether in a hospital or at a doctor’s appointment, nurses greet patients with a comforting warmth and kindness. Despite this, nurses are at risk...
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How To Get A Good Sleep After Working A Long 12 Hour Night Shift

Nurses are at a higher risk for an ailment referred to as shift work disorder. This disruption in sleeping patterns can make it increasingly...
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Tick Talk: The Lowdown on Lyme Disease

Tick-borne diseases are found in many areas across the country, and they’re on the rise. The diseases are often clustered in specific regions. Rocky...
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A Guide to Snooze-Sneaking for Busy Nurses

. Nurses, you might do a lot of questionable things for a nap (we won’t ask), but with a schedule like yours, they sure are...
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What’s Your Self-Care Splurge?

I recently caught up with a nurse friend I hadn't seen for awhile. She is busy. I mean seriously busy. Here's her stats -3...
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Top 10 Sleep Tips For Nurses

It’s a simple prescription really: You get up, go about your day or shift, go home, wind down and then go to sleep; repeat...
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What Are Your Best Tips To Help Tackle Seasonal Depression ?

Seasonal depression doesn’t just affect your patients, although we know that can be easy to forget when you’re busy taking care of them (which is pretty...

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