Submitted by Jebra Turner on Wed, 2014-08-13 22:44
Nurses have a love/hate relationship with sleep – love it when you can get it, hate it when you have to struggle to stay awake during a 10-hour workday or a graveyard shift. Here's the latest news on how you can catch more restful shut-eye, starting tonight.
Submitted by Julia Quinn-Szcesuil on Mon, 2014-08-11 09:34
Even if you're in your dream job today, careers do change. Job changes sometimes happen at the most unexpected times - a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity might come along, you might decide to pursue a new interest, you might move, or your organization could downsize.
Submitted by Julia Quinn-Szcesuil on Tue, 2014-08-05 15:16
As a nursing student, responsibilities and demands pull at your time and energy constantly. You have classes to attend, homework to complete, clinicals to work, clubs to join, and organizations to check out.
Submitted by Marc Laughton on Sun, 2014-08-03 14:34
The heat is on this summer, but one of the best times to run a 5k race is in the fall. Charity Turkey Trots and Halloween-themed 5ks are among the fun events runners can participate in during fall. The system in this blog can help you train for any 5k event.
Submitted by Mo'Nique Butler on Mon, 2014-07-28 14:38
People of different age, gender, and race may have similar values, beliefs, and faith as their family and caregiver, but what would you do if a patient’s values and faith are different from one’s family and/or caregiver?
Submitted by Julia Quinn-Szcesuil on Mon, 2014-07-07 14:41
Did you know there are lots of hidden secrets to financial aid - how to find it, get it, keep it, and use it wisely? There's no one-size-fits-all for financial aid either. Believe it or not, all financial aid isn't the same. Knowing the difference helps you manage your tuition budget.
Submitted by Nachole Johnson on Sat, 2014-07-05 16:26
If you’ve been a working nurse for more than one shift I guarantee you've made a mistake. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Making mistakes is part of human nature and nurses take them to heart with good reason. Not all mistakes made are created equal, but we can learn from them all.
Submitted by Marc Laughton on Mon, 2014-06-30 23:53
One of the healthiest substances in the world, and enjoyed for thousands of years, tea can perk up a tired day or act as a salve for anxiety. This blog will help you settle in with the best type of tea for the moment.
Submitted by Frankie Rendon on Mon, 2014-06-30 10:12
Nationally, the health care industry is facing nursing shortages, and an increase in the complexity of managing patient care. Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNLs) are growing in demand, as their technical expertise, organizational skills, communication skills, and problem-solving techniques help to keep hospitals and clinics operating efficiently while providing excellent patient-centered care.
All nurses should consider writing their own stories, but how can you write when you still have all those negative demons placed in your brain from sixth grade creative writing assignments? Find out why you should give creative writing a try as well as some tips for how to go about it if it’s your first time.