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9 things every nurse should know about coffee

Get your coffee facts on with these interesting tidbits about every nurse’s favorite (and most reliable) drink!

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You know you’re in for a crazy shift when…

Here are the top 10 signs that you’re in for a “holy moly” shift!

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10 great novels featuring nurses

If you want to reignite your passion for nursing or just spend a wonderful evening kicking back, check out one of these amazing books.

You know you’re a nurse when all you hear is…

You know you’re a nurse when all you hear is…

You’ve heard these top 10 words repeated over and over again, ALL day, ALL evening and ALL night…and they’re probably still ringing in your ears.

The top 10 nurse myths that need to go away!

The top 10 nurse myths that need to go away!

This particular top 10 list is one I like to call, the “Here’s what we are not and what we DON’T DO” list.

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Top 10 nursing student diagnoses

Recognize any of these? Let’s start with #10: Fluid volume deficit r/t dehydrating effects of caffeine.

3 best mid-morning snacks for nurses

3 best mid-morning snacks for nurses

There are a couple things that come into play when planning your morning nutrition.

10 questions I’d love to ask SOME MDs…

10 questions I’d love to ask SOME MDs…

If only. If only we could ask stuff like, “how much money do you really make?”

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5 helpful study habits – straight from nursing schools!

We’ve gathered some great study tips for nursing school — directly from nursing schools themselves!

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7 habits of highly successful nurses

How many of these seven habits do you practice?

5 attainable New Year’s resolutions for nurses

5 attainable New Year’s resolutions for nurses

“Here are five simple resolutions that can change your life if you just give them the effort they deserve.”

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You know you’re a pediatric nurse when…

25 often funny, sometimes moving, reasons you know you are meant to be in pediatrics. If you’re already known as the diaper-changing queen with the Disney scrubs, you’ll see yourself in this list!

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8 frustrating things about working the night shift

One we heard a lot? “Comments from the day shift: ‘What do you do? The patients are all asleep.’” Read the rest of the list!

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10 things that’ll surely happen five minutes before the end of a shift

You do your best to get all your ducks in a row, but it never fails….the witching hour always seems to toy with you!

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10 rules for nursing students

Good ol’ Head Nurse Jo, tongue planted firmly in cheek, tells the truth about nursing school. Students, pay attention!