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Nurse Stories- My Defining Moment

Guest Post by Nursing@Simmons Why Nursing? From the emergency room to the doctor’s office, nurses are present to provide some of the most necessary care to their patients. Working long hours, coping with the physical demand of the job, and making many personal sacrifices, nursing- in any … [Read More...]

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Leading a Diverse Health Team

“Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.” ~ Immanuel Kant A few years ago, I worked with what I would call the most challenging team leader of any project. This lady had no real interest in the project. The irony was, she fought for the 'Team Leader' … [Read More...]

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The Importance of Branding for Nurses

 Guest Post By: Erica MacDonald RN, BSN, MSN Are you satisfied with your nursing career? Are you feeling so confident in your current employment that you don't ever plan to switch jobs? Or, are you ready for a career change such as job role, or even trying out a different specialty such as nurse … [Read More...]

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The Subscription Box Craze and What It Means to the Registered Nurse

Guest Post By: Sonya Cody, RN. Runners, mothers-to-be, teachers, men with beards, dog owners, college students, make up enthusiasts, guys who prefer not to shop for t-shirts and underwear, plus countless others all have this in common, the subscription box. People are anxiously awaiting the … [Read More...]

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How Well Do You Delegate?

Nurses often find themselves in leadership roles by virtue of the fact that they have to work as a team. You will find yourself leading others even though you may not have a designated title. As a leader how well do you delegate? In this article, I want us to look at how you can become … [Read More...]

Wellness

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The Healing Benefits of Honey

Honey is the queen among sugars. It is a glorious golden color, ranging in shades depending on what plants the bees sourced their pollen from, flowing

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5 Simple Exercises for Busy Nurses

  We all know we need to exercise. The only problem is, many nurses are so pressed for time it’s just not possible to go to the gym or go

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Stay Young and Healthy by Eating Garlic

Garlic is so full of flavor, found in many of our favorite dishes and is an integral part of Italian and Indian food, tasty soups, hearty dinners and

Lifestyle

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How Hiba finds joy by dancing

 My good friend Hiba, a nurse coworker had recently suffered the loss of her first baby. As with anybody afflicted with such a misfortune, Hiba was

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How to Make Your Relocation Experience Easier

  Are you planning to relocate? It may be a new job opportunity for you or your spouse. Whatever the reason is, relocation can cause a lot

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6 Steps That Will Increase Your Happiness Daily

  Do you believe you can actually increase your happiness? I’m not talking about living in a state of denial, but rather, being happy