Author Archives: Blogger

10 Useful Online Resources for Nurses

The quest in moving from a LPN to RN won’t happen overnight, but there are innumerable resources for better educating yourself so that the steps to furthering your career won’t seem so daunting. There are a variety of resources for nurses and nursing students, all with varying degrees of specificity. …

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25 Best Fictional Books on Nursing Ever Written

As we all know, “art imitates life.” There is a great body of fiction out there, focused on nursing and nurses. You can wrap yourself up in a mystery solved by a nurse, or a satire about what goes on in the nursing profession. It can be fun to read …

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25 Reasons to Become an RN

With 2.6 million jobs and counting, the career path of the registered nurse (RN) can take a whole host of paths in the medical field. With hiring opportunities in hospitals, doctor’s offices, nursing homes, labs, clinics, specialty care facilities, and more, becoming an RN can be as rewarding as the …

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10 Great TV Series About Nursing

Television has not been kind to nurses in general, although television series about health are rampant. Many shows, such as House and Grey’s Anatomy, basically ignore the nursing profession and what nurses bring to patient health care. And, in many cases, nurses are portrayed as sexy, young and limited or …

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40 Best Online Libraries and Resource Collections for Nurses

As you embark on your career as a registered nurse, it can be helpful to have access to information that can help you become a better care provider. Nurses are often with their patients more than doctors are, and they have a real chance to make a difference in the …

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Top 50 Blogs Every Dietician Should Read

The blogosphere is filled with commercial diet and nutrition sites, and sometimes it is difficult to weed through these blogs to find the real gems. In this list of the top 50 blogs every dietitian should read, you’ll find registered dietitians, nutritionists and news and information from highly-regarded individuals and …

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40 Best Sites for Home Remedies

As a nurse, sometimes it helps to have an idea of complementary medicine. Sometimes, the remedies needed are actually those that you can find at home. Understanding that taking a pill isn’t always the preferred answer is part of being a good health care provider. If you are interested a …

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40 Interesting RN’s Worth Following on Twitter

If you are interested in nursing, you have a number of resources at your disposal, thanks to technology. Our connected world makes it possible for you to find nurses who can provide you with insight, as well as good advice. The Internet is full of opportunities to network with other …

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17 Greatest Quotes in Medical History

Though the requirements and the credentials have changed, doctors have been around since the first civilizations. And, for as long as there has been medicine, there have also been quotes and quips about the field and about those who practice it. Here are some of the most famous quotes in …

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Top 50 Blogs About HIV and AIDS

Are you uncertain about when an AIDS patient may require hospice care? Do male AIDS patients need different care than female AIDS patients? This list of top 50 Blogs about HIV And AIDS may help answer those questions for patients, families, nurses and other caregivers.

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