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How This Student Nurse Is Preventing Suicides At USC

How This Student Nurse Is Preventing Suicides At USC

As a sophomore at the University of South Carolina, my Vice President and I took over an organization called Men in Nursing. At the time the organization didn’t have any members, lacked a vision and the main question we asked […]

What Being A Male Nurse Is NOT

What Being A Male Nurse Is NOT

Public opinion is generally not in sync with reality when it comes to the world of nursing. Male nurse stereotypes? I’ve heard ’em all.

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Male nurses and the doctor’s favorite myth

So, do doctors treat a male nurse differently than a female nurse?

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I don’t want a male nurse taking care of me

It’s their care, not mine. It’s their choice, not mine. In the end, we are their advocate. Even if that means stepping aside.

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5 fun facts about male nurses

The first male nurses were third-century Italians! How much do you know about the history of male nurses? Test your knowledge with more interesting facts.

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Do male nurses get paid more than female nurses?

Employment statistics show there’s still a discrepancy between male and female salaries, particularly in the upper echelons of the business world. But is it true for nursing?

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Latest male nurse myth

I think we’ve driven the male nurse urban legend into the ground with all the common myths out there, but this one blindsided me…

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Male nurse intro course 101

To all those men out there who are taking the greatest leap of their lives, here are some basics on how to survive this wonderful ride of a career we call nursing.

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Angry male nurse myth debunked

This one always humors me. Do I get angry because someone called me a ‘male nurse’? Why in the world would a fellow male nurse get angry at these questions? I mean we are nurses…and uhh..we are of the male persuasion. So why get mad?

4 Instagram feeds for nurses to follow: Male nurse edition

4 Instagram feeds for nurses to follow: Male nurse edition

Fellas, we’ve rounded up four must-follow Instagram accounts for male nurses. Check ’em out.

Nurse Jackie: A male nurse’s perspective

Nurse Jackie: A male nurse’s perspective

Nurse Jackie is the new show on Showtime that features Edie Falco (of The Sopranos fame) in the lead role of—you guessed it—Nurse Jackie. After watching the first episode, it took a little while to sink in: Did I just see what I thought I saw?

Nurse bling: Male nurse edition

Nurse bling: Male nurse edition

Gentleman—we think we’ve outdone ourselves.

“A male nurse? So…what should I call you?”

“A male nurse? So…what should I call you?”

If you’re a male nurse, you’ve probably received all sorts of comments, from the insulting to the ridiculous. Check out some of the absurd ones here!

Advice for male nursing students FROM male nurses

Advice for male nursing students FROM male nurses

Don’t be fooled—even though this post comes courtesy of Kati Kleber, it’s chock full of male voices. Take a moment and give it a once (or twice) over!

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.