I was chatting with my cousin Samantha on Yahoo Messenger the other night as I was trying to give her some advise on what course to take when she gets to university next year. She mentioned nursing among...
The Nourished Shift Worker is an RN with a wealth of experience to share about what new grads can expect, how to prep your lunch for a week and other nurse and midwife specific tips and tricks! Here is...
Night shift can play havoc with your sleep patterns. For nurses juggling shift work and busy lives, here’s what you can do to make sure you maximise your quantity and quality of sleep. Research shows the average night shift worker...
Sleep is important for everyone. But for nurses and other healthcare workers, who can cause serious injury to others if they are careless for even a moment, it is even more important. But how are you supposed to get enough when...
eNurse gives us their top 5 essentials for nurses and midwives before they start work! Read to the end for a special discount on their products. Stethoscope The need for a good stethoscope goes without saying. But does...
Rich tells his story of life as a rural transport nurse. I have been fortunate for the past ten years to be a RN for the GWAHS Patient Transport Unit based at Bathurst Base Hospital. We transport stable patients between...
Is laughter the best medicine or is it music? Dominic Limpin is a travelling singing dialysis nurse. He used to live and work in New York but after the 9/11 terrorist attacks and subsequent post traumatic stress syndrome he took...
I remember being a student nurse - I studied at the University of Sydney and we had a number of clinical placements in a wide range of health care facilities. I was always so scared before my placements, I’m not...
Birthdays are always such a happy occasion for your children. It is a time for fun, games, presents and yummy food to share with your friends. But, how do you celebrate your child’s birthday without giving...
For those who care for others there is no longer a need to forgo comfort, fashion, fit and style when going to work. Have you ever dreamt of feeling pampered, comfortable and pain-free at the end of your shift? While you...