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Borderline Personality Disorder on the Behavioral Unit

Folks with Borderline Personality Disorder or BPD can often be a challenge on a behavioral health... Read More

Some Kind of Friendship

Not long after that initial orientation and introduction to nursing school, the staff gets down to... Read More

Previous Article Contest Winners

by Brian

We are overwhelmed with the responses since we started our Nursing Article contests back in... Read More

Being The Best CNA While On The Road To Becoming An RN

You are the Certified Nursing Assistant. You want to become a nurse your self one day. So what can... Read More

Tips On How To Be An Extraordinary Med-Surg Nurse

by Bugaloo

Medical-Surgical nursing is the largest specialty area in nursing. Many nurses start their nursing... Read More

That's My Girl!

by 4nrn

That’s my girl! Ruben Frank (not real name) rose this morning, as he does every morning, to the... Read More

Becoming A Nurse

I did not even finish high school I only had a general education diploma (G.E.D.) and I thought... Read More

Hospice Career

by vwevans

I have been a Nurse for 27 years. That seems like so many years, especially if you are a new... Read More

Saudi Arabia - Good Idea or Not

by 43RN20

As seen by a Registered Nurse from the United States, who is now on assignment, it can be hard to... Read More

Things That Go Boooop In The Night

Warning: This is an attempt at nursing humor. Any resemblance to any situation or person, living,... 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" nurses the day we graduate or receive our... Read More

I Hate You - Heart Attack! Never Assume A Nurse Knows Everything.

Barely six weeks following the birth of our first child, my husband had a heart attack. It was completely unexpected and occurred just before he was... Read More

Tales From Behind The Mask - OR Nursing How-To

An old OR nurse once told me that any good OR nurse always carries scissors in his/her pocket. While I make use of my scissors daily, there are other... Read More

Caring For A Family Suffering A Fetal Demise

Sometimes the most difficult and poignant things we can do as OB nurses, is simply be there.... George and Martha Night time briskness... Read More

Lather, Rinse, Repeat

by andre

One of my assigned patients is dying of metastatic liver cancer. I was told in report, "he's full of mets". The day before I took care of him,... Read More

The Crusty County Nurse Cracks Just a Bit

I see by the glowing green light on my 80's digital alarm clock I have missed the article contest deadline by 8 minutes. Granted, the forums were... Read More

Baby Doe

There is only one group of people in the United States that are required and forced by law to accept medical treatment. The argument is that this... Read More

In Bed With Dying Patient

Sometimes, a family member's behavior is so clouded by the grief and shock of a loss that we must be courageous enough to practice outside the box. ... Read More

Common Problems With Breastfeeding

Many people have a misunderstanding that breastfeeding comes natural; the misconceptions that all a mother has to do is put her baby at her breast... Read More

Why Are We Here

what makes us a nurse: sometimes becoming a nurse is the dream of a lifetime born perhaps in childhood on seeing the competent care given loved one... Read More