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Top 10 Places For A Nurse To Live [2018 Edition]

Top 10 Places For A Nurse To Live [2018 Edition]

Nurses’ salaries vary greatly depending on where they live in the United States due to several factors, including the cost of living. After finishing medical school, a major decision for a nurse to make is whether to relocate. A nurse […]

Does Marijuana Cause Mental Illness?

Does Marijuana Cause Mental Illness?

Congratulations to California. One more state to legalize the recreational use of Marijuana. The Pot Train shows no signs of slowing down and while many are rejoicing, medical professionals everywhere are shaking their heads in disbelief. While there’s no doubt […]

The Hidden Person from Time’s Person of the Year cover is a Hospital Worker

The Hidden Person from Time’s Person of the Year cover is a Hospital Worker

Over recent weeks, Scrubs Magazine has been covering various sexual harassment cases, both inside and out of the medical field. We know that abuse cases can scar individuals for life, leaving permanent damaging effects on which caregivers, nurses and medical […]

Why Healthcare Providers Need Disability Insurance For Doctors & Nurses

Why Healthcare Providers Need Disability Insurance For Doctors & Nurses

Protect Your Ability to Earn a Living with Disability Insurance As a nurse or a doctor, saving lives takes a significant toll on your body, including standing or walking for hours at a time and constant stress with little sleep […]

5 Things Nurses Want This Holiday Season

5 Things Nurses Want This Holiday Season

The holidays are a comin’ and apart from a day off and more sleep, there are actually more things us Nurses want in our stockings every year. But, you’ll be surprised, fancy cars, gifts under a tree and cosy nights […]

Instructors Are Causing The Nursing Shortage

Instructors Are Causing The Nursing Shortage

The United States is in need of qualified, educated nurses now more than ever. According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American nursing schools aren’t hiring an adequate amount of nursing faculty members. The lack of active nursing […]

Getting Out Of Nursing: Exploring Alternative Job Opportunities

Getting Out Of Nursing: Exploring Alternative Job Opportunities

There was a time where, statistically, a person would change jobs 11 to 12 times before the age of 50. The numbers today have declined, as researchers expect an individual to change his or her job roughly four times before […]

3 Stories Of Dedicated Nurses Guaranteed To Warm Your Heart

3 Stories Of Dedicated Nurses Guaranteed To Warm Your Heart

The compassion and dedication of nurses inspire them to go above and beyond when caring for patients. For many nurses, their patients hold a special place in their heart and drive them to work harder every day. The following heartwarming […]

A Style Guide For Men Working In The Professional Nursing Field

A Style Guide For Men Working In The Professional Nursing Field

As you know, the number of men working in the professional field of nursing has increased dramatically. As one of them, congratulations for choosing a rewarding career. The stigma that only women make good nurses is gone. Just like female […]

Non-Hospital Jobs For Registered Nurses

Non-Hospital Jobs For Registered Nurses

Every day you probably think about getting out of Nursing. What is life like beyond the Shadowlands? Now, granted, you may not want to be the next owner of a Gym in Hillcrest, or even a Plumber in San Diego, […]

In this July 26, 2017, frame grab from video taken from a police body camera and provided by attorney Karra Porter, nurse Alex Wubbels is arrested by a Salt Lake City police officer at University Hospital in Salt Lake City. (Photo: Salt Lake City Police Department/Courtesy of Karra Porter via AP, File)

Utah Nurse Who Refused To Draw Blood From Unconscious Patient Settles Over Rough Arrest

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah nurse who was arrested for refusing to let a police officer draw blood from an unconscious patient settled Tuesday with Salt Lake City and the university that runs the hospital for $500,000. Nurse […]

A Closer Look At Sexual Harassment In The Nursing Industry

A Closer Look At Sexual Harassment In The Nursing Industry

For a nurse, sexual harassment can come in the form of unwanted flirtation or even sexual assault. Unfortunately, nurses are significantly more likely to encounter some form of sexual assault or harassment than professionals in other fields. According to a […]

5 Tips To Stay Lean During The Holidays

5 Tips To Stay Lean During The Holidays

My name is Lauren Drain – Registered nurse of 10 years, WBFF Bikini Pro, NASM certified personal trainer and Fitness Model; here are my 5 tips for helping you get through the holiday season. When the holiday season begins, things […]

A Nurse’s Guide To Black Friday 2017

A Nurse’s Guide To Black Friday 2017

Shopping is a wonderful temporary vacation from the world of nursing. And you cannot consider yourself a true shopper until you shop on Black Friday at least once. As a nurse, you must find a way to enjoy everything Black […]

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Understanding Your Family Tree & Potential Genetic Health Issues

13 years ago, the general surgeon coined Thanksgiving Day as National Family Health History Day as well. So, if you are lucky enough to spend time with family members on Thanksgiving, this is a great opportunity to take a few […]