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How to Work Night Shift & Stay Healthy

As a nurse, you have many options for what shift you want to work and for how long. While some nurses work three 12-hour days, others may work five 8-hour days. And, what about day vs night shifts? While working the graveyard shift may not seem like a good idea, it actually has many benefits….

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Day Shift vs Night Shift Nursing

Nursing provides flexibility that a lot of other careers don’t. You can work as little as three days per week or as many as seven. Typically, there is a trade-off to working fewer days. For instance, nurses who work three days are likely working 12-16 hour shifts. But, having the option to choose your own…

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Self-Care for Nurses

Nurses are some of the most selfless and caring professionals. So much so that 70% of nurses report putting their patients’ health above their own. That’s because many nurses go into the field with a strong desire to help people. But, long work hours, difficult patients, and a lack of resources can have any strong-willed nurse feeling…

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The 10 Most Common Nursing Myths & Misconceptions

Whether you’re considering nursing as a career, looking for your first nursing job, or you’re a parent looking to hire a home health care nurse, you likely already have an idea in your head of what being a nurse means. But, how do you know if everything you think about nurses is actually true? As…

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8 Time Management Tips for Nurses

When your day involves caring for others, sometimes it can feel like there are just not enough hours in the day. And, if you have trouble managing what little time you do have, that feeling will only get worse. From cleaning and administering medication to your patients to playtime and having adventures, you need a…

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How to Become a Pediatric Nurse in Florida

Becoming a nurse is both a fulfilling and challenging career choice. It requires selflessness and diligence, but one thing remains the same — you will make an impact in your patient’s life. But, there are several different branches of nursing to explore. From hospitals to home health care, the age of your patients can vary…

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Going Above & Beyond for Patients

 The nursing career isn’t for everyone. And, while most people may see that as a reason to stray from the career path, Olivia Mason saw it as a challenge to prove people wrong. Now, 40 years later, she’s thriving as an LPN in her nursing career and making a huge difference for her clients….

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Skills Needed to be a Nurse

Whether you’re just starting your career or you’re wondering if the career choice would be right for you, nursing is both a frustrating and rewarding path. Oftentimes, you put the needs of your patients above your own. And, depending on the branch you go into, it can be a stressful job. With all that being…

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30 Gift Ideas for Nurses

Whether you’re a nurse looking to spread joy around the workplace or you have a loved one you want to shower with appreciation, finding the right gift for the nurse(s) in your life can be a challenge. A candle can make downtime at home more relaxing, but if they work long hours, will they ever…

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Funny Nurse Quotes

Working in nursing is an incredibly rewarding career. But, that doesn’t take away the fact that some days just stink — literally. To help you get through the highs and lows of your day, we’ve created a list of hilarious nursing quotes to make you smile. 20 Funny Quotes for Nurses 1. You know you’re…

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