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  1. Why do people with renal failure bruise easily?
    It's late and I am stumped! Any suggestions on why people who have renal failure bruise so easily? Thanks
    Jul 8, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  2. Start MA school? yay or nay?
    So due to financial reasons I don't think I will be attending the nursing school I got into this fall. I am considering trying to get into a MA program through ROP. I still plan on applying to RN...
    Jun 30, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  3. Retaking a Pathophysiology course, confused??
    To be honest I don't see how you could ace pathophysiology without completing at LEAST two A&P courses and a microbiology course with a A! I am taking patho online this summer and it is a difficult...
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. Waitlist Status
    Well I just found out that the program has decreased the number of accepted students down to 20 (or possibly 24 if they can hire another clinical instructor in time). I was optimistic being third on...
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Should I become an EMT?
    I'm going to try to 'sneak in' to signing up for this class that is offered online in addition to taking an in person EMT course (or maybe instead of if I land a new and perfect job;) PreParamedic...
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  6. Should I become an EMT?
    I *think* it depends on the program and LVN/LPN's do not learn to start IV's but RNs do. I might be wrong though!
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. Should I become an EMT?
    The only phlebotomy classes I have been able to find are part of LVN programs or offered through hospitals only for employees... I would love to take a EKG course, my favorite subject in...
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  8. Waitlist Status
    Yeah I applied to every type of financial aid possible. I was awarded two scholarships when I was first admitted to the university. However these scholarships are for non impacted majors only so as...
    Jun 27, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Should I become an EMT?
    Well I am all ready a CNA and have been for almost two years. I need a change of pace if I don't get into nursing school this fall. I think I found an EMT course that is just one semester long three...
    Jun 27, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  10. Should I become an EMT?
    I'm trying to think of things that would benefit my career in the long term if I do not get to start nursing school this fall. I am currently a CNA and have all pre reqs done for various nursing...
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  11. I'm never goin to reach my destination
    Well I'm almost 30 and have been trying to go to nursing school since I was 25, lol. I spent two years doing the classes for a pre nursing associates degree to realize that most of the programs I was...
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. My school has a pre-nursing program but No clincals
    It sounds like the school has a pre nursing associates degree which will not allow you to sit for the NCLEX. Typically these pre-nursing degrees are just the pre requisites for an ADN program plus a...
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  13. Waitlist Status
    Thanks! I was accepted into a BSN program but can not attend because of financial reasons (no BOGFW at universities) so I am hoping I get into this LPN program through waitlist karma, lol.
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  14. Waitlist Status
    The school I applied to was able to tell me that they got a total of 35 applications an I was the 33ed. They accept the first 30 qualified applicants. So if three people who applied were not...
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. Help with OB!!!
    My answer comes from the perspective of a mom not as a nurse. The LMP IS two weeks prior to conception. Did you take into consideration that most months are 4 weeks and two days so over the span of...
    Jun 24, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  16. Need Help With Patho
    Thanks everyone for getting me thinking! I have decided I am going with hydrocephalus for what is caused by uneven pressure in the brain. I think this article along with your responses would make it...
    Jun 24, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  17. Need Help With Patho
    So my study buddies and I are stumped by a couple of questions. I am hoping the answer is found through critical thinking that we are just too burnt out from taking path in eight weeks to realize it...
    Jun 24, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  18. How do nursing students get to and from school?
    I am not in nursing school yet but when I did my prereqs I did not have a car. At one campus I would ride my bike 45 mins each way. The other school I rode my bike 15 mins and then took the bus for...
    Jun 16, '12
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Nursing Cartoon Series
  19. Community Colleges with January Start
    What comminity colleges have nursing programs that start in January? I am fine with either LVN or ADN-RN at a community college. I can not afford Cal State so even though I have pre reqs done I'm not...
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: California Nursing
  20. A great LVN school in the San Fernando Valley
    I know of two community colleges with LVN programs who have almost no tuition due to BOGFW and CalGrants that just closed their applications for next fall. One had no students on the waitlist and the...
    Jun 10, '12
    Forum: California Nursing
  21. tips for pharmacology & nutrition
    Nutrition is often offered outside of a nursing program and sometimes without a lab as an online course. Perhaps you could take it over the summer even if it does not transfer into your program it...
    Jun 9, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  22. What should I do about this Instructor?
    I would take the recording to the dean (a copy of it) and if they do not do anything about it perhaps get a lawyer and file a civil tort against the instructor. What the instructor did is slander...
    Jun 9, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  23. Application Deadline Today
    So there are two LVN programs I'm applying to this fall. One I am third on the waitlist. The other school said they only take the applications after an official transcript evaluation from the...
    Jun 8, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  24. What can I start studying before LPN School?
    https://evolve.elsevier.com/productPages/i_868_2049.html This is a great company and several of my classes have used their textbooks. I think you can sign up for their online 'class' without being...
    Jun 3, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  25. Waitlist Support Thread
    Since being on the wait list for a nursing program is some type of limbo between acceptance and rejection I figured I should start a support thread! Being placed on the waitlist means you are...
    Jun 3, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student


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