Maya Angelo

Are You a Task or Relationship Oriented Nurse?

    After a many years of not being a patient, I was one last year. I'd forgotten how it feels to be on the other side and be under the care of a nurse. The nurse taking care of me had several other patients to focus on, probably five or six.  She kept running from room to room … [Read More...]

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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 warm lunches. But its health benefits are what make it so absolutely essential to an organic lifestyle. Garlic is an antibacterial, anti-fungal and … [Read More...]

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Aunt Fatma’s Sweet Dessert and Benefits of Almonds

  Last year we were in Hyderabad Deccan, a celebrated city of India where my parents originate. We were there attending the marriage ceremony of the daughter of my mom’s brother Moeez.  Moeez is a dental surgeon and the husband of a gorgeous doe-eyed Turkish lady called Fatma. Aunty … [Read More...]

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Should I Enroll into Nursing School Offering a BSN or an Associate’s Degree?

As more hospitals aspire to qualify as "Magnet-Recognized Organizations," there is a greater demand for Registered Nurses to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. Many RN’s have had to return to school and acquire their Bachelor’s degree against their will. Some institutions have told … [Read More...]

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Do you know where to find NCLEX review classes?

The worst feeling you ever could have is when you attempt the NCLEX exam and fail. Failing the NCLEX exam will crush you and make you lose all the confidence you had. Not to mention you’ll have to deal with the embarrassment of telling your family and friends you actually did not pass the … [Read More...]

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4 Important Tools to Consider when Collaborating with Others

        Working in a busy unit can be stressful particularly when the individual assignments are very heavy. One

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Are you Trustworthy?

  Guest Post By Naomi D. Jones       I was watching Judge Mathis today where an ex girlfriend put her child's

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5 Tips On Managing Your Time in a Constantly Changing Work Environment.

  The environments in which caregivers work are constantly shifting as patients’ conditions can change for the worse at any time. Given

Lifestyle

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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

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Why Nurses should take an Adventure Vacation

          It is no secret that nurses tend to be workaholics. Many times you go on working for several