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Boston Marathon bombing survivor weds nurse who cared for him

Grab a tissue and get ready to swoon over this sweet and heartwarming love story!

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When nurses wear the gown: life on the other side of the rail

We couldn’t help but wonder how it felt for nurses to pass through the hospital doors rather unexpectedly as patients. So, we asked our Facebook fans to tell us about the miles they’ve walked in a patient’s shoes.

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 22

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 22

Think nurses are bear-y great? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

Slideshow: Art imitates life—the artwork of Jack Sewell, RN

Slideshow: Art imitates life—the artwork of Jack Sewell, RN

Jack Sewell has made careers as both an RN and an artist, and says that his nursing work greatly influences his artistic work. Check out a slideshow of his work!

Who is your favorite nurse hero?

Who is your favorite nurse hero?

Take our poll and see what your fellow nurses have to say here!

5 famous nurses in politics

5 famous nurses in politics

Nurse and congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy will soon finish up her career in the U.S. House of Representatives. Here we take a look at other nurses that have or had a hand in politics!

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 15

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 15

Think nurses are pretty great? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 8

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 8

Think nurses are awesome? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

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“It’s Nursing, Every Time” – Did you read it?

If not, you should! Check out some of our favorite quotes from nurse Erin’s sweet ode to her career.

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 1

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – August 1

Think nurses should be celebrated? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

“She is the patient I’ll never forget…”

“She is the patient I’ll never forget…”

“During the summer between her eighth and ninth grades, a young girl was struck by a car damaging her cervical spine…”

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – July 25

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – July 25

Think nurses are amazing? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest. July 25

Video: Nurse and young cancer patient lip-sync “Love Is an Open Door” from “Frozen”

Video: Nurse and young cancer patient lip-sync “Love Is an Open Door” from “Frozen”

Get ready to have your heart melt as you watch this nurse and young cancer patient in a touching musical video!

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5 ways the ICU changed me

Here’s the effect the ICU has had on me, and a few ways I’ve changed dramatically from that scared, novice nurse…

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – July 18

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – July 18

Nightingale on! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.