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Nursing Culture & Why It’s Hard To Stay In Shape

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My name is Lauren Drain and I want to talk to you about the difficulties we as nurses face when it comes to being healthy and staying in shape. We as nurses have an incredibly good track record for going […]

Find Your Center With These Easy Yoga Positions Perfect For Anywhere

Find Your Center With These Easy Yoga Positions Perfect For Anywhere

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Yoga has been growing in popularity for years. Not only is it a great workout and helps people strengthen their bodies, it’s also effective for strengthening the mind and relieving stress and tension. Actually, yoga is so popular that it […]

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Smart Food Choices Fight Heart Disease & Other Cardiometabolic Diseases

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As a nurse, you already know that diet is linked to overall health, especially our heart health. What we eat on a daily basis can have a big impact on whether we’ll develop conditions like type 2 diabetes or heart […]

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‘Think Fungus’ To Help Prevent The Growth Of Fungal Diseases

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has declared Aug. 14-18 as the very first Fungal Disease Awareness Week. Throughout the world, the prevalence of fungal diseases is a serious health issue. Fungal infections can lead to severe illnesses […]

Foot Care Tips Nurses Can Stand By
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Foot Care Tips Nurses Can Stand By

As a nurse, taking proper care of your feet can make a world of difference in your day. The human foot consists of 26 bones, 33 joints, 19 muscles, 100 ligaments, and over 7,000 nerve endings. A body part as […]

June Is Men's Health Month – 5 Diseases That Disproportionately Affect Men
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Understanding 5 Health Issues That Disproportionately Affect Men

June has been set as National Men’s Health Month, and during June 12-18, National Men’s Health Week is celebrated. First set forth by a Congressional health education program, National Men’s Health Month has grown into a celebration that’s observed across […]

National Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month – 5 Ways To Keep Your Brain Healthy!
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5 Ways To Keep Your Brain Healthy

The Alzheimer’s Association has set June as National Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. This holiday month has been established not just to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s, but to promote healthy lifestyles that lead to healthy brains, and an overall better […]

World No Tobacco Day Is May 31st – Understanding The Damage Caused By Tobacco Use
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Understanding The Damage Caused By Tobacco Use

The World Health Organization has designated May 31st as “World No Tobacco Day”, and has dedicated this day to spreading awareness about the harmful, damaging health effects of tobacco. This year, the theme of World No Tobacco Day is “Tobacco […]

The Friday Before Memorial Day Is -Don't Fry-Day!- Learn How You Can Reduce Your Risk Of Skin Cancer This Summer!
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The Friday Before Memorial Day Is “Don’t Fry-Day!” Learn How You Can Reduce Your Risk Of Skin Cancer This Summer!

Spring has officially sprung – and summer is just around the corner! That means that it’s almost time for fun, sun, and outdoor recreation. You’ll certainly appreciate that if you’ve spent a long winter cooped up in your hospital caring […]

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