Monthly Archives: September 2014

How to Get Stains Out of Your Nursing Scrubs and Your Home

As a nurse, you spend your day dealing with body fluids of all kinds. Hence, it is inevitable that you will end up with stains all over your nursing scrubs. But before heading out to buy replacements, there are a … Continue reading

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4 Tips to Prevent Dehydration During a Busy Nursing Shift

Nursing shifts may vary from one case to another, but whatever circumstances there is, everything spells the same – busy. I hurry from meeting to meeting. I sit with my supervisor and talk over our plans for the new research … Continue reading

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Nursing Scrubs That Fit With 5 Different Body Types

While beaches slowly empty out and sun kissed swimmers bid a final farewell to the lazy days of summer, lockers across the country are being swung open with a fresh determination. Yes, school has officially begun! For the nursing student … Continue reading

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How Does Coffee Affect the Health of Nurses?

“Do not speak to me until I have had my coffee!” How many times have we heard this exclamation from our nurse colleagues? Coffee is an essential part of a nurse’s life, day or night and there are studies to … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of A Labor and Delivery Nurse

One of the most unfortunate things about being a nurse, especially a perinatal nurse, is that we cannot share our stories with others.  So much of what we do and see is beautiful and magical.  Part of our job is hilarious and gross, and another … Continue reading

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What is the Difference Between Nursing School Accreditation?

Admission to nursing school is exploding to alleviate a shortage of nurses that will only intensify with the growing need for health care of aging members of the Baby Boomer generation. Nursing schools are struggling to meet the influx of … Continue reading

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Nursing Scrubs: Not All Fabrics Are the Same

Nursing scrubs can be found in a variety of fabrics including cotton, polyester and rayon, however, not all fabrics are the same. Each requires their own certain style of care to get the longest and most comfortable wear out. With … Continue reading

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