In the cold winter months, nurses are especially at risk for catching viruses from patients and coworkers. While there may never be a cure for the common cold, this herbal remedy is the next best thing!
If there’s one thing that’s for certain, it’s that not everybody is cut out for nursing. And while nurses are an exemplar of strength and character, the emotional and physical strain of everyday demands can and will take a toll on […]
This month, NPR has been doing a series on “Injured Nurses.” The latest two installments look at how some hospitals put nurses at risk of injuries and also refuse to pay medical bills of nurses that have been injured.
A report from Weill Cornell Medical College finds that surfaces on the New York City subway contains hundreds of species of bacteria, and that half of the DNA found on the surfaces don’t match any known organism.
Nurses are selfless as a rule, and it’s often without hesitation that they put patients first. But we all know how important it is to have the technology, guidelines and support needed to care for patients without jeopardizing personal safety. […]