"Woman's hand holding cigarette in car"

4 Tips to Prevent Burned-Out Workers

Technology is supposed to make us more productive and efficient but people are working harder and for longer hours than ever before. Some employees...
"Silhouette walking through the fog"

The 5 Nursing Nightmares I Have When I Sleep

To sleep, perchance to dream…have you had any of these five nightmares when you get the chance to sleep? What do nurses dream about when...
"Sparkling magic wand over hand"

If I Had Super-Scrubs…

Scrubs don’t protect the average wearer against much. I routinely get peed on, bled on, vomited on (when I can’t dodge) and am generally...
"Man stuffing head in a pipe"

Just How Tragic Were Your First Scrubs?

When I think about the history of my scrubs, I say to myself, “Oh Lord Oh Lord Oh Lordy Lordy Lord.” Then I go and...
"Park BBQ"

Your Summer Wish List—As Told By Us

All in good fun, we’ve concocted a summer wish list we think any nurse can appreciate. Of course, we don’t presume to know all of your...
"Facebook login page on cell next to Scrabble pieces spelling social media"

“My Guilty Pleasure At Work Is…”

Crazy patients, ridiculous schedules, overbearing doctors…yep, nursing is one heck of a tough job! Sometimes, you just need a two-minute time-out at work—if you...
"Shocked nurse"

Things That No Nurse Would Ever Say

We know that there are things nurses say every day. And then there are things that only nurses say. But we also know there...
"Woman wearing comfortable clothes"

How Nursing Changes Your Style

As a nurse, the fabric of your life is most likely cotton. It’s a classic fabric that’s comfy and has simple care instructions for...
Closeup of book

Inspirational Quotes Every Nurse Should Read

A good quote can lift you up when you’re feeling blue. It can inspire you to reach your goals. It can even make you...
"Smiling Asian woman on street"

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...

Lifestyle

Latest Articles

Most Commented