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Breaking The Mental Health Taboo In The Nursing Industry

Breaking The Mental Health Taboo In The Nursing Industry

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It’s estimated by the World Health Organization (WHO) that one in four people will suffer from a severe mental health problem at some point in our lives – including depression, high levels of stress, or anxiety and panic attacks, among […]

The Dangers Of Sleep Deprivation - And What It Means For Nurses

The Dangers Of Sleep Deprivation – And What It Means For Nurses

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Sleep deprivation is a real problem in America. Americans are getting less sleep than ever – approximately 6.8 hours on average, according to bettersleep.org. This is below the recommended physician average of 7-8 hours of sleep per day. The statistics […]

April Is Alcohol Dependence Month – 5 Organs That Are Put At Risk By Excessive Drinking_

5 Organs That Are Put At Risk By Excessive Drinking

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  April has been established by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc (NCADD) as National Alcohol Dependence Month, and April 7 has been designated as National Alcohol Screening Day. This month has been designated as a time […]

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Life Solutions for Nurses

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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 […]

the noise that helps you sleep better
Career

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The Noise That Helps You Sleep Better

So you’ve committed your next couple years to nursing school or perhaps you’re a working nurse and have a long stretch of shifts in a row coming up… you’re going to need to get some GOOD sleep to make push […]

March 22 Is National Diabetes Day! How To Reduce Your Risk Of Type II Diabetes
Lists and Ideas for Nurses

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March 22 Is National Diabetes Day. Here’s How To Reduce Your Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

March 22 has been established by the ADA – The American Diabetes Association – as National Diabetes day. The numbers behind type 2 diabetes in the US are nothing short of astonishing. More than 29 million Americans have diabetes – […]

March Is National Kidney Month! 5 Simple Steps Towards Better Kidney Health
Life Solutions for Nurses

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March Is National Kidney Month! 5 Simple Steps For Better Kidney Health

Kidneys are one of the most important – and often overlooked – parts of our bodies. Us nurses know how essential these miraculous filtration systems are for filtering our blood of toxins and dangerous poisonous compounds. And despite advances in […]

National Nutrition Month - 5 Easy Steps Towards Healthier Eating Habits
Life Solutions for Nurses

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5 Easy Steps Towards Healthier Eating Habits For National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month. First established by Eat Right, by the Academy of Nutrition And Dietetics, National Nutrition Month is a time to reflect upon our eating habits, and whether we’ve been fuelling our bodies with the right stuff […]

Deaths Involving Motorcycle Accidents_ When Riding Turns Deadly
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Deaths Involving Motorcycle Accidents: When Riding Turns Deadly

Riding a motorcycle on the open road can be exhilarating. Plus, for many people, motorcycle clubs offer a great way to socialize and meet people. But unfortunately, motorcycles are undeniably risky. In a car, you have a cage of steel […]