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Report: Ability To Wear Scrubs To Work Is Only Thing Keeping Health Care Professionals From Quitting

Report: Ability To Wear Scrubs To Work Is Only Thing Keeping Health Care Professionals From Quitting

According to a recent poll of nearly 20,000 health care professionals jointly conducted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Nurses Association (ANA), 99.8% of health care professionals say their ability to […]

We Need To Talk About Scleroderma

We Need To Talk About Scleroderma

Scleroderma Patients with scleroderma can find relief from their skin and muscle discomfort through a variety of medications. Certain medications may be prescribed to assist the patient’s body in carrying out functions that have become impaired due to the damaged […]

Help Norma Jean – the 60 yr Old Aspiring Nurse

Help Norma Jean – the 60 yr Old Aspiring Nurse

  Norma Jean’s story is somewhat of a sad one. Except her name of course, we all know the reference. Since Norma’s daughter divorced from her ex-husband a few years ago, the whole gang has been living in a cramped two bedroom […]

Meet Brooke Hall

Meet Brooke Hall

Photo: ELLE BOUTIQUE (Elle Medical Apparel available exclusively at Scrubs and Beyond) Hi nurse fam, My name is Brooke Hall, best known as @iambrookehall on Instagram, and I am so excited to share with you all my journey as a […]

5 Diseases That Have Been Almost Totally Eliminated By Modern Vaccinations

5 Diseases That Have Been Almost Totally Eliminated By Modern Vaccinations

This April, National Infant Immunization Week and World Immunization Week will be celebrated almost concurrently – a rare coincidence that goes to show how important immunizations and vaccinations are in our modern world. National Infant Immunization Week, promoted by the […]

Nurse I Am Winner 2017

Nurse I Am Winner 2017

Each year Cherokee Uniforms invites nursing students to enter for the chance to be awarded a scholarship to be applied towards their professional training and studies: The “A Nurse I Am” scholarship. This year’s prize was $2,000, and was awarded to […]

Littmann Cardiology IV Stethoscope Review By Nurse Mendoza

Littmann Cardiology IV Stethoscope Review By Nurse Mendoza

Nurse Mendoza gets real about our love for stethoscopes and gives his uncensored review of the Littmann Cardiology IV: Convinced to get your own? Check out Cherokee’s selection of Littmann stethoscopes here!

5 Chiropractors Tell Nurses How To Take Care Of Their Bodies

5 Chiropractors Tell Nurses How To Take Care Of Their Bodies

It’s no secret that being a nurse is downright tiring at times! Whether it’s rushing for emergencies, standing for hours on end, or even working at your station for extended amounts of time, our bodies can take a beating. Here […]

March 13-19 Is Brain Awareness Week! Keep Your Brain Healthy With These 5 Tips!

March 13-19 Is Brain Awareness Week! Keep Your Brain Healthy With These 5 Tips!

The DANA Alliance For Brain Initiatives has established March 13-19 as Brain Awareness Week, a time when people can get together and raise awareness about the importance of neurological research, exploration, and brain health. Despite the many advancements of modern […]

How To Be That B*tch Nurse. A Step by Step Guide!

How To Be That B*tch Nurse. A Step by Step Guide!

Us Nurses are well known for our temperament. We know our sh*t and we won’t let anything slide. Try to throw us under the bus, or even spell HIPAA wrong and we’ll destroy you. 50% of us are supportive and […]

Life Expectancy Has Dropped In The US. Why?

Life Expectancy Has Dropped In The US. Why?

For decades, the life expectancy of the average person in the United States has been steadily increasing. In 1930, the average American could expect to live to almost 60 years of age. By 1980, the number had risen to 73.7. […]

GIVEAWAY: Handcrafted Wood Watch From Original Grain

GIVEAWAY: Handcrafted Wood Watch From Original Grain

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and here’s your chance to win the “Best Gift” award. As a sneak preview of our gift guide launching soon, Original Grain is giving away one watch from their Minimalist Collection. Want to […]

The Three E’s Of The Nurse Commitment

The Three E’s Of The Nurse Commitment

Deciding to become a nurse is more than a career decision, it’s a decision about the way you’re going to approach life in general. The nurse commitment starts when you first enroll in undergrad classes toward your nursing degree, and […]

heartsoul Presents: What’s Your Story?

heartsoul Presents: What’s Your Story?

  To celebrate the launch of heartsoul’s new Spring 2017 collection, we’re looking to feature 5 unique stories across the medical field.  You don’t have to just be a medical nurse. You can be a veterinarian, dentist, anything. We want […]

How Much Can You Share With a Patient’s Family?

How Much Can You Share With a Patient’s Family?

  Family members want to know as much as possible, especially when their loved one is seriously injured or ill. But for adult patients, how much can you really share with their family? Many nurses aren’t always clear on what […]