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Katie Duke’s weight loss journey

Katie Duke’s weight loss journey

In this week’s episode of “The Katie Duke Show,” find out what mental and physical changes Katie made to become lighter and leaner—55 lbs lighter!

The top 25 inspirational things about nursing

The top 25 inspirational things about nursing

We must be reminded from time to time of those special moments when we’ve stopped and thought: This is why I do it.

Inspirational slogans for the burned-out nurse

Inspirational slogans for the burned-out nurse

Feeling burned-out on nursing? Check out these four inspirational photos to remind you why you got into the business of caring in the first place.

Making the best of an in-flight care experience

Making the best of an in-flight care experience

Sure, medical transports can haul you a bit out of the way—but Croatia? Find out the reason why Katie Duke found herself such a long way from home.

Stocksy | Guille Faingold

Graduate school: 5 things you need to know before you go

Considering taking that next step and furthering your education? Then you need to read this list!

Reuniting with a caring nurse after 40 years

Reuniting with a caring nurse after 40 years

An Alabama man used the internet to get back in touch with the nurse that took care of him 40 years ago when he had open-heart surgery as a 10-year-old.

This paralyzed nurse wants to give back, so why are employers stopping her?

This paralyzed nurse wants to give back, so why are employers stopping her?

Latisha Anderson may be confined to a wheelchair, but this nurse is confident in her abilities. It’s employers that need convincing…

Retired nurse feeds 7,000 people every month

Retired nurse feeds 7,000 people every month

Retirement goals can mean a lot of things to nurses. For some, it’s all about having ample time (finally!) to be spent with family and friends. For others, it’s trips on trips on trips. And heck, whatever it is—you deserve it. One retired nurse, […]

Marina Dedivanovic, RN

“NY Med” star Marina Dedivanovic shares her greatest fear in nursing

Is Marina Dedivanovic afraid of anything? We just had to find out for ourselves…so we asked.

A student nurse’s inspirational story

A student nurse’s inspirational story

This student nurse made the ultimate sacrifice, yet when life handed her a seemingly insurmountable challenge, she came back swinging.

iStock | Anna Bizoń

Another open letter to Nurse Nina

Nurse Nina Pham is free of Ebola, but fears and frustration remain. Read Nurse Eye Roll’s poignant open letter of support to Nurse Nina.

Photos.com | Jupiterimages

Physician-author Tom Combs on life in the ER, nurses and his book, “Nerve Damage”

Voted by physician and nurse colleagues alike on several occasions as one of the Twin Cities’ “Top Docs” per Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, physician-turned-author Tom Combs, MD clearly navigated the world of high-volume ERs for more than two decades with skill and […]

Video: Nurse reunited with the preemie she helped save…28 years later

Video: Nurse reunited with the preemie she helped save…28 years later

Thanks to the dedication of her nurse, one woman (born premature) had a second chance at life. Twenty-eight years later, they’re meeting once again.

iStock | parann

Happy Valentine’s Day quotes for nurses

Please thank the twitterverse for this corny nurse pick up line!

Video: The incredible work of American nurses

Video: The incredible work of American nurses

One woman was so touched by the nurse who guided her through chemotherapy treatment that she created a documentary, The American Nurse. Following the life and work of a military nurse, a labor and delivery nurse, home health care nurse, prison nurse and a nursing […]