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5 “on-duty” stress relief tactics—for when you need relief YESTERDAY

5 “on-duty” stress relief tactics—for when you need relief YESTERDAY

You’ve got stress? We’ve got answers—and they’re all pretty painless.

10 alcohol pad hacks for the resourceful nurse

10 alcohol pad hacks for the resourceful nurse

It’s time to talk about the unsung hero of our profession: alcohol pads. Although they aren’t soaked in unicorn tears, as previously believed, these tiny wipes are surely a gift from some higher power.

12 biggest reasons nurses get a BSN

12 biggest reasons nurses get a BSN

What is it about this nursing degree that calls to so many nurses?

The irritating work habits you must nix (or you may lose your job!)

The irritating work habits you must nix (or you may lose your job!)

Many of us have worked with one—a nurse who we feel shouldn’t be kept on staff. She’s the one causing problems on the unit. But what if that nurse (say, the one who is always running late) is…me?

5 Instagram accounts nurses should follow

5 Instagram accounts nurses should follow

We’ve scoured Instagram to find the best users you should follow to ensure your scrolling is never again for naught.

5 people you should NOT talk to about work stress

5 people you should NOT talk to about work stress

Let’s great real — opening up to the wrong people at work could have unfortunate consequences.

A nurse’s 5 tips to “never” get sick

A nurse’s 5 tips to “never” get sick

I hesitate to say I “never” get sick because that’s the equivalent to shouting out, “Here I am infectious world! Come and get me!”

A guide to snooze-sneaking for busy nurses

A guide to snooze-sneaking for busy nurses

Nurses—live for naps, never seem to find time for them…until now.

Top 10 at-work stress relief exercises for nurses

Top 10 at-work stress relief exercises for nurses

We give exercise and stress relief advice to high-stress, hypertensive patients all the time. But what about nurses? Set aside 10 minutes each day for these simple power moves…

Kati Kleber’s ProTips on navigating a nursing conference

Kati Kleber’s ProTips on navigating a nursing conference

Going to your first nursing conference? Follow Kati Kleber’s 5 ProTips to make sure it’s a success!

The 10 most influential female nurses of all time

The 10 most influential female nurses of all time

While you may immediately think of Florence Nightingale, can you name nine others who touched not just patients, but people throughout the world?

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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10 most exciting jobs in nursing

From medical esthetics to leading the hospital geeks into brave new frontiers, here’s a list of dream jobs you’ll want to know about.

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Why the five-day workweek is not for me

Call me crazy, but I love shift work. Here’s why.

Flickr | Luca Nebuloni

55 low calorie fast food options for busy nurses

Need to fuel up, but have no time to spare? We’ve gathered some low-cal fast-food options to help satisfy your hunger!