Out with "Nurse" In with...? - page 13
It's time to change the term "nurse." It doesn't fit with the male image of nursing, and more and more men are coming into the field of nursing. I just can't think of another term. Our vocabulary... Read More
Apr 16, '05Quote from LPN1974Look up the word "nurse" in the dictionary. It is not female by definition. Won an argument w/my husband on this one. Also, in your spare time, read David Copperfield by Charles Dickens, it makes reference to male characters picking up an infant and "nursing" it. I can only assume this meant "caring for" rather than feeding from the mammary gland.I like this response.