stress

How Nurses Can Handle Daily Stress

Nursing has demands that cause stress in most of us. More often than not, whenever you catch up on your work and personal life, there is more stress from somewhere unexpected. At work, you are faced with demands you can hardly cope with. In a 2016 risk appraisal survey report sponsored by ANA, … [Read More...]

Nurse Scrubs

Why Your Image as a Nurse Matters

When one’s uniform is primarily scrubs, lowering the standards of appearance is a few short steps in the wrong direction. Nobody sets out on a given day to look like a slob, but if one’s uniform will soil before the end of the day what’s the motivation for arriving dressed to impress? It turns … [Read More...]

Nursing Blog

Cast Your Vote!

Guest post by Megan Gallagher L.N. Smith’s quote has been imprinted on my heart since the day I first heard her perspective on ethical consumerism. She said, “With every dollar you spend, you cast your vote for what kind of world you want to live in.” The majority of us often waltz into a store … [Read More...]

Thanksgiving

What Memories do Thanksgiving Bring You?

      When you think of Thanksgiving, what comes to mind? Is it the turkey you will eat? Or the get together you certainly don't want to be a part of but have no choice? Whether you look forward or dread the day, Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the year. What has … [Read More...]