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Workplace Healthy Lifestyle Programs Effective for Weight Loss

Finally in the news this week, let’s take a look at the trend for workplace wellness programs. Many of these programs are administered by nurses either directly or through phone consultat...


Time to Toss the Tiaras and Be Real.

  None of us is that shiny ideal prettied up nurse we see in those fluffy commercials on TV that tempt people into our profession….In fact,  I’m kind of tired of seeing t...



Happy Nurses Are Healthy Nurses

Studies show that stress levels may highly be affected by the foods you eat—especially if you don’t have time to sit down and eat the proper daily recommendations of nutritious foods.  Ta...


5 Best Pennsylvania Schools For Masters in Nursing

Pennsylvania is one of the more rural states in the country with just as much farm land as it has cities but this does not mean the demand for fully qualified nurses is any less than one ...


How to Become an Oncology Nurse

A lot of people who would like to enter the profession of nursing have a particular interest in nursing. Perhaps they or someone they love and care for has gone through cancer, which has ...


5 Best Kentucky Nurse Practitioner Programs

The Nursing profession is a unique way to earn a living. Nursing has been around ever since human beings were getting hurt. There has always been a need for someone to take care of the si...


Travel Nursing FAQs

From the basics to the benefits, before applying for travel nurse positions it’s good to know what you’re getting yourself into. Travel nursing is a good way to keep your career exciting ...


Childhood Vaccine Safety Never in Doubt, At All!

Next up in this week’s news for nurses is a look at yet another study and review of the data on vaccine safety. A multi-site project that examined more than 20,000 studies on vaccine safe...



How to Take the Best Action Step for Your Nursing Career

Mondays. My ‘hardest’ day of the week. While I enjoy my nursing career as a nurse entrepreneur, I find that getting in gear on Monday morning is the most difficult thing for m...


Blurred Lines: Proper Nurse and Patient Boundaries

Most nurses join the healthcare profession because they genuinely care about other people and have compassionate hearts. Really, nurse’s ability to provide assistance and comfort is...


10 Great Nursing Careers in a Patient Care Setting

There are endless opportunities in the profession of nursing. Job opportunities abound. However, the majority of available nursing jobs are in the direct patient care setting. While new n...


Chikungunya Virus Spreads from Caribbean to US

Kicking off the news is a summer focused news item and not the good kind. Summer means fun in the sun and outdoors. It also means more insect borne illnesses presenting in our patients. T...


Milk anything? Udderly impossible!

THE KANSAS CITY STAR (July 12, 2014) BY STACEY HATTON Summertime is a perfect time to chat with friends at the pool while your children work off some energy by sending waves into each ...








American Nurses Association: “Arizona Nurses Lead The Way”

The first thing I could think of when I saw this posting on my Facebook Feed was “Are you Kidding me?”  Ill use the phrase the Arizona Board of Nursing likes to use so much...



How To Become An Informatics Nurse

There are plenty of routes you can take on your path to becoming certified as an informatics nurse, and while most of them begin with the basic educational standards of a registered nurse...


How Can Reiki Practice Sustain a Nursing Career?

What is a Reiki Nurse? Is there even such a thing? When I have spoken on or written about the term before I typically receive the following assumption: “A Reiki Nurse is someone who...