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Share these inspirational quotes for nurses to boost your mood

Share these inspirational quotes for nurses to boost your mood

Read these inspirational quotes for nurses to make your day brighter, boost your motivation and engage your creativity. You are awesome and we appreciate how much you do every day, especially during the ongoing pandemic. Enjoy these inspirational quotes for nurses...

Nurse Wellness – Yoga

Nurse Wellness – Yoga

What is yoga and how does it work? Yoga is an ancient and complex practice, rooted in Indian philosophy. It began as a spiritual practice but has become popular as a way of promoting physical and mental well-being. Although classical yoga also includes other elements,...

Nurse Wellness – Meditation

Nurse Wellness – Meditation

Meditation: In Depth How much do we know about meditation? Many studies have been conducted to look at how meditation may be helpful for a variety of conditions, such as high blood pressure, certain psychological disorders, and pain. A number of studies also have...

Nurse Wellness – Support for Emergency Responders

Nurse Wellness – Support for Emergency Responders

Emergency Responders: Tips for taking care of yourself Responding to disasters is both rewarding and challenging work. Sources of stress for emergency responders may include witnessing human suffering, risk of personal harm, intense workloads, life-and-death...

Nurse Wellness – Daily Life

Nurse Wellness – Daily Life

Running Essential Errands As communities across the United States take steps to slow the spread of COVID-19 by limiting close contact, people are facing new challenges and questions about how to meet basic household needs, such as buying groceries and medicine, and...

Bipolar Disorder Genetics

Description Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that causes extreme shifts in mood, energy, and behavior. This disorder most often appears in late adolescence or early adulthood, although symptoms can begin at any time of life. People with bipolar...

Cryptogenetic Cirrhosis

Description Cryptogenic cirrhosis is a condition that impairs liver function. People with this condition develop irreversible liver disease caused by scarring of the liver (cirrhosis), typically in mid- to late adulthood. The liver is a part of the digestive system...

36 Nurses from 1 Hospital Unit Pregnant At The Same Time

36 Nurses from 1 Hospital Unit Pregnant At The Same Time

It’s not a far stretch to guess that NICU nurses are quite fond of babies, but you could say that the nurses from the NICU unit at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City really, reallylove babies. Need proof? Just check out the matching baby bumps that a whopping 36...

CDC Issues Health Alert Over Hepatitis A Outbreaks

CDC Issues Health Alert Over Hepatitis A Outbreaks

By: Kathleen Gaines BSN, RN, BA, CBC The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued a health alert due to widespread outbreaks of Hepatitis A throughout the U.S. The outbreak mainly affects those experiencing homelessness and who use drugs. In the...

Alarm Fatigue is Way Too Real (and Scary) For Nurses

Alarm Fatigue is Way Too Real (and Scary) For Nurses

By: Kathleen Gaines BSN, RN, BA, CBC Constant beeping - medication pumps, monitors, beds, ventilators, vital sign machines, and feeding pumps – are alarms that are all too familiar to nurses, especially in the intensive care unit. Research indicates that 72% to 99% of...

Why The CDC is “Okay” With No Gloves To Administer Vaccines

Why The CDC is “Okay” With No Gloves To Administer Vaccines

A few weeks ago, I took my oldest daughter in for a flu shot. I signed the paperwork, looked over the informational pamphlet, and reassured her when the medical assistant brought the imposing-looking syringe into the room. And then, I cringed when she proceeded to...

Today’s Nursing Shortage

Today’s Nursing Shortage

Sandra is in the middle of her third 12-hour shift this week.  She works on the med-surg floor of a local hospital.  Today she has 6 patients and one of the CNA’s called in and the hospital doesn’t have another CNA that can float to the floor. Four of her patients...