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  1. To DVR or not to DVR that is the question?
    So...when you start nursing school, you are sure that you can just record your favorite shows and watch them when you finish school. Is this realistic? Are you going to have a million hours to...
    Oct 1
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  2. What superhero are you?
    All nurses exemplify super heroes. Whether it's the nurse who comes in to cover a sick co-worker, to the nurse who goes the extra mile at work for their patient. We may not climb tall buildings,...
    Sep 30
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  3. Oooh Ick! Has this happened to you?
    A relative, usually a senior, has to discuss their BMs with you without regard for the situation or place? Hey, I got news for you! I don't want to hear about how big, how small, how frequent,...
    Sep 25
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  4. Staying Alive, Staying Alive, Staying Alive
    Wow - nursing school. A relatively short time in your life but a time that many of us remember with sweaty palms, no sleep and extra stress. As we learn all things nursing, we have to accept that...
    Sep 24
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  5. Thanks to allnurses.com...
    That is awesome! Congratulations on your accomplishments!
    Sep 23
    Forum: allnurses Testimonials
  6. Nurses, Crowdfunding and your dreams!
    I agree, I get tired of seeing the gofundme request, especially when it is just poor planning on someones part. But I'd say that most good crowdfunding efforts are far different. I think that...
    Sep 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Nurses, Crowdfunding and your dreams!
    Nurses, are you familiar with Crowdfunding? Millions of people have used crowdfunding websites to raise money for an idea, goals or dreams they have. Here is a short and interesting article that...
    Sep 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Giving versus taking...lol
    Okay, we all know how easy it is start an IV, give an injection or perform some other type of procedure on a patient. However, what happens when WE are the patient? Are we the brave patient who...
    Sep 22
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  9. Celebrities and their "special" care
    Okay with reality shows such a big draw on TV, we are seeing some well known celebrities in what is supposedly unscripted situations. Certainly being a pt in a hospital is unscripted. So, what...
    Sep 18
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  10. When the thinking is too much...
    Critical thinking all day long. Sometimes we are just DONE with it? When to do this, when to call which doc, ugh! Does your critical thinking skills carry over to your home life? Are you...
    Sep 16
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  11. Me......Me....Me : A Sense of Entitlement
    We've all seen this type of patient. They start out in the ER insisting that they be seen first because no one else could be in as much need of medical attention as them. This behavior carries over...
    Sep 15
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  12. Warning----Fashionista in the House
    I'm sure you've all seen them. Those patients who think they are at the country club. Not only does their make-up have to be perfect and every hair in place, but they also expect a designer gown...
    Sep 12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  13. Disease of the month
    Watching TV is fraught with peril when you a nursing student. You can watch medical movies or TV and diagnose everyone! You can quickly point out errors in the plot too. What have you watched...
    Sep 11
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  14. Kodak Moments - Just When You Think You've Seen it All
    As nurses, we deal with all sorts of sights..... After awhile, there is little that surprises. But, occasionally we get some real surprises. What are some of the Kodak moments you have seen?
    Sep 9
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  15. Ready for NCLEX?
    Everyone is anxious about taking the NCLEX. The best way to feel confident about NCLEX is to prepare yourself with adequate studying. There are lots of study helps and tips posted in the NCLEX...
    Sep 9
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  16. Dirty hands in your house...
    As school starts back and we gather the yearly supplies, many parents are finding hand sanitizer on the list. Kids use hand sanitizer everywhere they go nowadays: school, grocery store, department...
    Sep 8
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  17. Bringin' home more than the bacon....
    We are all very careful when we care for patients with communicable diseases. Gown, gloves, full PPE are the norm for caring for these patients. None of us want to take anything home to our...
    Sep 4
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  18. It's Never too Late to Start - Or to Finish
    Nurses and nursing students come in all sizes, shapes, colors.......and ages. Gone are the days of a "cookie cutter" nursing student. This says a lot for the flexibility of the nursing profession. ...
    Sep 4
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  19. You know what makes me a crusty old bat? Need variety nurses in AN cartoons
    Guttercat, Thanks for the starting this thread, feedback is always welcome! But I am a little confused? :down: You stated Many of our cartoons actually have the things that you are...
    Sep 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Having a hard time saying 'no' to working overtime
    The word NO in this instance, needs to be in caps. Overtime, working extra shifts are a reality. Deciding to work extra though is or should be your choice. allnurses hears frequently about nurses...
    Aug 31
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  21. Oh oh!!! School is about to start...
    School is about to start for many of our members. An occasional question we see is what to do with the time immediately preceding starting school. So, did you have summer prereqs to get done? Maybe...
    Aug 28
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  22. Nursing is like being a mechanic.
    It's human nature that when we are in learning mode we try to diagnose everything and everybody. Who hasn't noted some stranger's bulging veins, the little old lady in the grocery line who has...
    Aug 26
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  23. Writers' Block
    Everyone knows allnurses is looking for writers. We are interested in your stories, your experiences, your lives! However, most writers at one time or another have experienced some type of writers'...
    Aug 26
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  24. Co-workers: The good, the bad and the ugly
    Getting along with co-workers has taken on a new slant: workplace violence, lateral violence, and several other hospital-specific terms. Many hospitals and practices have official policies...
    Aug 21
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  25. Indigestion or just typical nursing student?
    Eating, dressing, doing your ADLs quickly are all signs of being a frazzled nursing student. It's hard to take time for ourselves when we are in student mode. You get indigestion as you scarf down...
    Aug 20
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series


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