Tag Archives: Health

Nurses Prepare for the Holidays

Well, with the beginning of Hannukah this week, the holiday season is officially upon us. And like anyone else,...

Nurses and Asthma

According to The Healthier Hospital Initiative, nurses currently have the highest incidence of occupational asthma among any segment of...

Toxic Substances at Work

There’s a lot of talk these days about “toxic workplaces” and how nurses and other healthcare workers suffer from...

Nurse, Hydrate Thyself

When you’re running around the unit, working in home care, or otherwise working hard as a nurse, staying hydrated...

“High-Touch” Areas and You

In every hospital, there are hundreds of so-called “high-touch” areas that receive the lion’s share of traffic when it...

Mixed News About Jobs

The recent news about nursing jobs seems mixed. On the one hand, we hear that nursing is the #1...

Teaching Patients About Nutrition

Patient education is a big part of nurses’ responsibilities, and educating patients and their families about nutrition can be...