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      • Nurses Week 2017 - Protect yourself so you can continue to protect others

        Published May 11 2017, 09:26 AM by Unknown
        • Nurses Week
        • Wellness

        How often have you given your patients advice on preventive health care and screenings and heard that nagging, guilty little voice in your head saying, “Don’t be a hypocrite, don’t forget about you”? Part of our job as nurses is to teach our patients...

      • Nurses Week 2017 - Stress: The Elephant in Your Career

        Published May 10 2017, 06:54 PM by Unknown
        • Nurses Week
        • Wellness

        “I resigned my staff nurse position today,” my young colleague confessed, “after only 7 months. I loved taking care of patients and families, but just couldn’t take it anymore – the other nurses complaining, but never speaking out, the rude behavior and...

      • Nurses Week 2017 - Healthy Eating: Food for Thought

        Published May 10 2017, 09:50 AM by Unknown
        • Nurses Week
        • Wellness

        What information do you consider when you read a food label? My bet is that for those who do take the time to read the fine print, it’s typically the calorie count, the fat and sodium content, and perhaps even the recommended daily allowance of vitamins...

      • Nurses Week 2017 - Work-Life Balance: The Elusive Golden Ring

        Published May 09 2017, 01:37 PM by Unknown
        • Stress
        • American Nurses Association (ANA)
        • Nurses Week
        • Wellness
        • American Journal of Nursing (AJN)

        In anticipation of Nurses Week, on May 1st the ANA launched its “Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation Grand Challenge” initiative, designed “to help nurses improve their overall health and challenge the rest of the country to do the same.” It’s a worthwhile...