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Camp Nursing: Aspirations and Airways

It’s only a few days into actually working as a wellness assistant, with the qualifications of a nursing student, that an emergency occurred. To give some background information, for my position I do quite a few things. 526 more words


Magic Boobs

I’m angry.  Not everyone knows that boobs are magical and this is causing major problems.

I have cried with too many friends about their breastfeeding experiences becoming derailed.   2,341 more words

Opening for LPN

The Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center is currently accepting applications for the following position: Licensed Practical Nurse. Interested applicants should apply no later than… 214 more words

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Preparing for the NCLEX coming up in just a few short days. I’m so exhausted from studying, I’m at the point that I just want test day to be over! 155 more words


Have Your Bowels Moved - Postoperative Constipation

Constipation postoperatively is common. So too is the “have you moved your bowels today” catch cry from nurses everywhere. Many factors increase the risk for constipation in patients who have undergone a general anaesthetic. 556 more words


Childbirth and Nursing--there are people who enjoy these things?

We had our third child and first daughter a few months ago. I am one of the many lucky women who get to have c-sections in order to get their babies (or adorable little parasites and I sometimes call them) out. 643 more words


Top News: #Diabetes

Here are the top read news for #diabetes:

The ‘smart’ insulin patch that might one day replace injections for diabetic patients:

Researchers in North Carolina are developing a “smart” insulin patch that can automatically detect and manage blood sugar levels, an effort they hope might one day make painful, persistent insulin injections obsolete for millions of people with diabetes.  228 more words

Infusion Nursing