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  1. Bereavement/Demise Nursing
    I am new to doing fetal losses on our unit but I can offer some information that might be helpful. There are some amazing books out there for families coping with loss. One very important...
    Jan 9, '01
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  2. Would you do it all over again?
    Wow, what a great set of posts everyone. I think about nurses and teachers and I really believe they are some of the most important people in our society. What is so amazing is the people who...
    Jan 9, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Postpartum position as a new grad's first job?
    I started out with a new grad position in labor delivery/ postpartum/ antepartum and I am so thankful that I followed my true passion because it is a wonderful area to be in. If it is what you...
    Jan 9, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Federal legislation to prevent MOT
    I found this clip on the bill if anyone is interested... Registered Nurses and Patients Protection Act ...
    Jan 8, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. For Profit Healthcare - Is it working?
    Thanks for the info on articles and journals about the healthcare system. I definitely would like to be more educated about the finer details of our current US system.
    Jan 8, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Night shift blues and PCOS?
    Thanks again for more information. I am going to definitely cut down on my carbohydrate intake and look into diets that will help me feel more energetic. It is true that I do eat a very high carbo...
    Jan 4, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Night shift blues and PCOS?
    Ginger, thanks for your reply. I was tested with a fasting glucose and insulin and it turned out normal, and this was through the lab. After getting the results of my lab tests, I never talked to...
    Jan 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Night shift blues and PCOS?
    Thanks for the reply IWANT2BANURSE!!!
    Jan 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Night shift blues and PCOS?
    I have been on the night shift for two years and was doing really well until the last 3 months. I am now really struggling. I sleep sound for 11-12 hours at a time. I have tried getting up with an...
    Jan 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. weight loss
    I hear ya on the weight gaining issue. Unfortunately, my weight gain occurred during my 2 years of night shift. Very difficult to exercise and eat right working 11-7. I was on weight wachers...
    Jan 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Nursing Shortage Makes the Prime Time News!
    Wow, great posts all, I am learning so much here on these forums. It is such a relief to have other nurses to discuss the situations going on right now. I am so thankful to hear that people know...
    Jan 1, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. For Profit Healthcare - Is it working?
    I saw this post on a different topic about the million nurses march in 2002 in Washinton DC on the capital steps to stand up and make Washington take notice of our poor state of affairs in...
    Dec 31, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nursing Shortage Makes the Prime Time News!
    Fergus51 I think you misread my post as I did not say anything about the Canadien system of healthcare as being "inferior." I started a new topic on a different post called "for profit...
    Dec 31, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Nursing Shortage Makes the Prime Time News!
    Way to go nurses, keep sending out those complaints to CBS news, it is the only way there will be any public awareness on the issues nurses are dealing with. We need to get the PUBLIC on OUR side....
    Dec 31, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Nursing Shortage Makes the Prime Time News!
    Here is my letter to CBS evening new if anyone would like it as a reference for their own letter. Dear CBS evening news, I am a registered nurse and watched your report on the nursing shortage....
    Dec 30, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Why did you go into nursing....
    I went into nursing because I personally love people. (Most of the time) hee hee. I also am a major people pleaser. I feel so good when I am able to help another human being. To feel that if I...
    Dec 30, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. For Profit Healthcare - Is it working?
    Is it right to have FOR PROFIT healthcare? More and more I am starting to really question our system in the U.S. As a registered nurse, I am appalled to realize that around 47 million Americans...
    Dec 30, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Nursing Shortage Makes the Prime Time News!
    EXCELLENT replies everyone. I wanted to see this on the evening news but I work nights and didn't wake up on time. I am very upset that it was not bringing up so many very important issues that...
    Dec 30, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Nurses wages...
    Yes, it is very important to look at the cost of living in comparison to a person's pay scale. In the Minneapolis, St. Paul area it is about 21.90 an hour on the third shift for a nurse of two years...
    Dec 30, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. nursing shortage???????
    NURSES RUN THE HOSPITALS!!! I am very worried as well about the future of nursing. I have only been an RN for two years and already I can see some unsettling situations in the next 5 to 10 years....
    Dec 29, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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