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Top 5 Interesting Facts about Medical Equipment You Might Not Know by Kathy Q. Registered Nurse By John Pritchard There are some interesting things regarding medical equipment that many practitioners, patients, and consumers simply may not know. While the face of ... Read on »
KNOW THE SIGNS OF DIVERTICULITIS! by Stephanie S. Jewett Diverticulosis is a condition that describes small pouches in the wall of the digestive tract that occur when the inner layer of the digestive tract bulges through wea ... Read on »
CERVICAL FRACTURES by Stephanie S. Jewett   I had a friend that broke his cervical 2 vertebrae. He has to wear a halo device for at least 3 months, and possibly up to a year! There are seven cervical ... Read on »
Please Support Legislation for NP's to Order and Oversee Care Plan in Home Healh Care by Kathy Q. Registered Nurse The Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015, a measure aiming to permit nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, physician assistants and certified nurse ... Read on »
CPR SAVES LIVES! by Stephanie S. Jewett Years ago, not too long after nursing school, I was in the mall and a gentleman in front of me suddenly collapsed on the escalator. I knew what to do, but I had never ... Read on »
Medical Scrubs Mall Celebrates New Website Design with Giveaway by Kathy Q. Registered Nurse Medical Scrubs Mall has a great Giveaway on their Facebook page in honor of their new web design. Enter before midnight on Nov. 6, 2015,  and you have a chance to win 2 s ... Read on »
Writing by Emily M. Registered Nurse I want to write, just to write. To return to the reason for my blogging a million and a half years ago. Not to have a driving purpose or a reason for every paragraph, comm ... Read on »
Autumn dog snores by Emily M. Registered Nurse A woodpecker is pounding on the cedar siding of my home, breaking the peace which is my reality this morning. Lucy, Steve and Bougie the cat are curled up in their spots o ... Read on »
NursePraiseLove Giveaway: Tell Your Nursing Story by Kathy Q. Registered Nurse When Kelley Johnson stood on the Miss America stage in September and told her story, 7.1 million viewers watched and listened. If the overwhelming Facebook response by nurs ... Read on »
HAVE YOU HEARD OF HENOCH-SCHONLEIN PURPURA? by Stephanie S. Jewett I sure don’t remember this condition in nursing school! Henoch-Schonlein Purpura (HSP) is a disease involving inflammation of small blood vessels. It most commonly oc ... Read on »