Monthly Archives: December 2015

Major Ethical Dilemmas in Nursing

Nurses face ethical dilemmas on a daily basis regardless of where they practice. No matter where nurses function in their varied roles, they are faced with ethical decisions that can impact them and their patients. There is no “right” solution … Continue reading

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14 Pieces of Advice Every Nursing Student Should Receive

Surviving nursing school may be one of the most difficult things a student will ever do. Many nursing students have waited years to get into a program. They may have been out of school for a while as they waited … Continue reading

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Work Towards Your Goal: Earning a BSN Even at 60

“One of the things I love about nursing is that it offers you a lot of opportunity to try new things,” says Sherrill, who started her career in the surgical intensive care unit. Through the years, Sherrill tried a variety … Continue reading

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Out of Your Comfort Zone: A Nurses Personal Story of Breast Cancer

It was over seven years ago but the events that occurred that spring of 2007 seem like only yesterday. It’s funny how your life can be changed in an instant. Mine came with a glance from a concerned physician. This … Continue reading

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6 Ideas for Nurses to Get Good Glowing Skin

Skin is our very first immune system that protects us from several viruses and diseases running wildly in our surroundings. It is most important organ of our body that presents our first impression to others. Every nurse has a dream … Continue reading

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9 Nootropics to Keep a Nursing Student’s Brain Sharp

If you have ever been pushed to reach a deadline in nursing school or have ever had to cram an entire semester worth’s curriculum overnight, you have probably heard of drugs that use the benefits of a chemical known as … Continue reading

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It’s a Wrap! 2015 A Year In Review for Nurse Advocate

What a difference a year makes! It is hard to believe that last year, at this time, I was fighting for my life after being diagnosed with a Central Nervous System Lymphoma. Today I am tumor free, and slowly recuperating … Continue reading

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