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LPN school: The First Year

]March 5, 2007. My first night of LPN Nursing School. I was sick to my stomach, nervous as a... Read More

Help with Care Plans

Every single nursing diagnosis has its own set of symptoms, or defining characteristics. They are... Read More

Sexual Abuse Enlightenment for Teen and Nurse

by detra

Upon finishing my last semester for my ASN degree, I had clinicals at a psychiatric hospital. I... Read More

Tips for Radiology Nursing

by Rae78

If you are a nurse who is new to the specialty of radiology, congratulations! Radiology nursing is... Read More

Hints for Med/Surg Nursing

I always wanted to be a nurse but it took me over twenty years to do it as a second career. I only... Read More

Tips For Human Beings Entering Nursing

Grappling with a disadvantaged past was one thing. But remaining composed while going toe-to-toe... Read More

She - A Sexual Assault Story

Sexual assault is never prejudiced. Sexual assault can happen to anyone regardless of color or... Read More

Time for a Gentle Exam

There are no classes on how to deal with doctors. At least, there weren't any when I was starting... Read More

Tips On How To Transition From Studentnursworld To Realnurseworld

It is a tempestuous, terrifying and terrific journey from the perils and excitement of... Read More

I Hear Singing And There's No One There

Ive been a bonafide nurse since 1981. So say my credentials. But, I'm not certain we ever "become"... Read More

Nursing: Taking Back Our Power

by Bugaloo

A few months ago, I wrote an article on Allnurses about dealing with annoying co-workers. During the time I wrote that article I was mired in... Read More

Who me, a techy? A whole new world-nursing informatics!

by crazErn

To boldy go where I had never gone before!:dance: So was my entry in to "nursing informatics". Let me tell you about the journey! I have been... Read More

What Graduate Nurses Need To Know About Nursing

by Bugaloo

My co-workers and I were sitting at the nurse's station the other morning after a rough 12-hour shift. It was the first time we had sat for longer... Read More

Crumbs from the Crusty County Nurse

Perhaps I am taking poetic license in this attempt at answering Tips for your fill-in-the-blank of- your- nursing- specialty article contest, largely... Read More

Tips For Student Nursing

I looked at the Competition Title and thought... Hmmm I can't comment on this one and then all of a sudden I thought, 'What about all those out there... Read More

Pickels and Elbows...

Pickels and elbows…. “Get the hell out of my room!” That, more often than not, was the greeting I received from my ornery elderly patient David.... Read More

Along A Jetty - One Nurses Walk Through Parental Diagnosis And Death

Caravanning single file over a roughly hewn stone breakwater, mom, dad and I embark on a journey in my dreams. Unaffected by the waves... Read More

The Sweet Old Man in Room 724...

Many years ago, when a student, I encountered an elderly gentleman with a CVA. He inspired me to write, in my own way, the depth of compassion and... Read More

Borderline Personality Disorder on the Behavioral Unit

Folks with Borderline Personality Disorder or BPD can often be a challenge on a behavioral health unit. When dealing with BPD, here are some... Read More

Some Kind of Friendship

Not long after that initial orientation and introduction to nursing school, the staff gets down to brass tacks. That is, in my day (which I cannot... Read More

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