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Nursing Career--Can My Back Take It?

I field questions from nurses and people who are thinking about becoming nurses on a daily basis.... Read More

Socialized Medicine: The Argument to Support moving forward

Many people have a misunderstanding that if the government funds health care then THEY control our... Read More

RN-BSN Completion Programs

by VickyRN

Rn-bsn programs are university-level programs specifically designed to address the educational... Read More

How to write a successful article for

What is an article? That might seem rather basic, but judging from the submissions we receive, the... Read More

Ten Things I Love About Nursing

10) I get to work in the most comfortable clothing on the planet. When I was a nurse manager, I was... Read More

Entry into Practice (Part 2) - Baccalaureate Programs in Nursing (BSN)

by VickyRN

Baccalaureate degrees in nursing include the bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) and the bachelor... Read More

Beware: A Patient May Steal Your Heart

A good rule of thumb when resigning from a nursing position is to always leave in good standing. ... Read More

Lessons from a blind man

It was one of those nightmare weekends that made me wish I'd never left the deathless, bloodless... Read More

Dementia Can Kill You!!

I was working in a float pool as an LPN years ago until I landed something more permanent. It was... Read More

My very first patients funeral ( a thank you to nursing instructors)

The funeral for my very first patient ever was yesterday. I began caring for him during the first... Read More

The Daughter, The Patient, The Mother and The Woman


I remember being about 12 years old, when my mom got suddenly ill with a case of dysentery, being the eldest daughter I was assigned the task of... Read More

My Journey as a LPN Instructor

Much like any nurse, my journey starts in nursing school; confused and overwhelmed. I never thought I would be entering a career that would define me... Read More

Socialised Medicine part 2

I found this interesting article on the internet which I would like to share with the readers of my blog, and which I am sure many will find... Read More

"Momma, who are those children in my room?"

I had always wanted to work with pediatric oncology kids but when actually faced with the opportunity I was very hesitant. What if I messed something... Read More

From the Other Side of the Bed Rails - When the Nurse Becomes the Patient

I had an interesting experience today. I walked into a hematology/oncology office ......... but this time as the patient. It’s strange how much... Read More

Quest For Girls

During a time frame when I was still a relatively young nurse, I encountered a life altering experience… turning my whole world upside down. ... Read More

My First Code

My First Code I am a new nurse. I just graduated 5 months ago, and I am so proud and excited about my career. One thing I feel new nurses are not... Read More

My Child Has Wings...My path to Nursing School

For as long as i can remember , even as a young girl, I had wanted to become a nurse. But, sometimes, life happens, and things change and the real... Read More

Grama Nancy

As a Pediatric nurse, the usual rewards you receive are the smiles and hugs from the children. But usually in the hospital setting, they are not well... Read More

Just For Today

Years ago, I received a greeting card containing a poem which exhorted the reader to do things he/she might not ordinarily do, "just for today". I... Read More