Regardless of how you spend your day - in theatres, caring for the elderly or on the ward -  there are always elements that will have an effect on your skin and how it feels. Things like... lack of...
We know that most nurses and midwives will work night shifts at some stage in their careers. Here's our best tips for helping you get to sleep during the day Avoid light before going to bed Light tells your body that...
What would you tell a brand new member of our profession? Sonya M. Schwartzbach wrote a 'letter to the baby nurses' on Huffington Post, which the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives' Association shared on their Facebook page, asking...
Mariel Rufina Tan worked fulltime through her Nursing degree and is now doing postgrad study while also working fulltime as an RN. She has some valuable advice for other working students. Mariel : Some students choose not to work while...
Do you take your lunch (or dinner ... or middle-of-the-night meal) to work with you? What are your tips for shopping and preparing your shift meals? What do you pack it in to take it to work and where...
Nursing leaders at South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) have developed the Australian-first Nursewell app to support self-care and wellbeing for nurses and midwives. They recognised the need for a practical, modern, efficient resource to support the professionals...
What advice do you wish you'd been given as a new nurse? What advice would you give to yourself if you could go back in time? There are plenty of tip lists on the Internet for new nurses but most...
Last year Patricia asked Nurse Uncut readers whether she should start nursing studies at age 49. Now Paul, who is 10 years older, has the same question. Do those 10 years make a difference? Does he have enough time...
Dave asked a question on our Facebook page: What's everyone's opinion on the 'regularly late to shift nurse'? I'm not too bothered about the nurse who is late at double staffing time - but the ones who turn up late...
Jess Morton has just celebrated 10 years since her first registration as an Enrolled Nurse. Here she reflects on the lessons learnt...  Ten years ago today, I walked into the NSW Nursing Board office as a bright-eyed, all-keen, newly graduated, 19...