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How to write a successful article for

By rn/writer - Want to write a memorable article for Here are some suggestions. We want at least 500 words. Many submissions fall short and can't be considered for that reason. (To determine word count, cut and paste your article into Word or another processing program and use their counting... Read More →

FAQs Last comment by Silverdragon102

What Are Private Messages?

By Joe V - How do I send private messages? Private messages work a little like email, but are limited to registered members with 15+posts. you may include bb code, smilies and images in private messages that you send. You may send a private message to a member by clicking the Private Message found... Read More →

FAQs Last comment by RN_Incredible

Welcome to

By Joe V - allnurses is about you. The nurse that craves knowledge. The nurse that wants to expand their career. The nursing student who wants to pass the NCLEX. The retired nurse with vast experience who desires to interact and share with others. allnurses is about helping you become a better nurse. ... Read More →

FAQs Last comment by hejran

Not Getting Emails? Email Whitelist Instructions

By brian - Since your ISP probably uses some type of spam filter we ask that you add us to your trusted list of senders, contacts or address book - also known as whitelisting. If you do not see an email from in your inbox, due to the overzealous filtering by ISPs, our email may have ... Read More →

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How do I clear cookies?

By Joe V - What is 'Automatic Sign-In'? When you sign-in, you will be given the option to 'Remember Me'. This will store your identity securely in a cookie on your computer. If you are using a shared computer, such as in a library, school or internet cafe, or if you have reason to not trust any other... Read More →


How do I start a new topic on

By Joe V - Before posting any topics we do ask that you abide to our Terms of Service. Any topic/post in violation of our Terms of Service will be removed. This is a waste of your time and ours. You are free to submit any topic you wish. But, we ask that you keep text/chat speak to a minimum. We make this... Read More →

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How To Start A Great Topic

By Joe V - A topic contains a title and a message. To make a topic stand out you must create a descriptive title - something that makes the reader take action. For example, the following compares titles posted on allnurses. I need help!!!! VS Help! Taking NCLEX soon. So many... VS So many... Read More →

FAQs Last comment by Courtney.Cox

What's New on allnurses

By Joe V - Below is an outline of some of the changes we made as of this date. A new mobile app and mobile style will accompany these changes in the next few weeks. Our goal is to create a unifying experience across different types of devices. ie. computers, tablets, phones, etc. Items that we will talk... Read More →

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Cookies: Frequently Asked Questions

By Joe V - What are cookies used for? Websites use cookies to offer a personalized experience to users and to gather information about website use. Many websites also use cookies to store information that provides a consistent experience between sections of the site, such as a shopping cart or... Read More →


How to clear your browsers cache

By brian - Google Chrome Go to the wrench icon upper right and click: Tools Clear browsing data Leave only the box checked for, "empty the cache" Click, "clear browsing data" Internet Explorer Read More →

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