Inspiring Quotes, Great Tips, and Awesome Nurse Bling [Scrubs Magazine Round Up]

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I’ve teamed up with Scrubs Magazine to make sure you get an awesome dose of nursing content. Each month I’ll be rounding up some of my favorite articles and sharing them with you. This month is all about appreciating being a nurse, ways to improve your nursing, and cool nursing bling. I’ve also include a few extra bonus article just in case you are thirsty for more nurse-blog goodness.

Take a peek at these awesome Scrubs Magazine articles and let me know what you think.

Scrubs Magazine Round Up: Nursing Bling, Male Nurses, and Humor, OH My!


If you don’t already know, Scrubs Magazine is one of the best nursing blogs on the web. Oh, and they’ve got a pretty rad print magazine as well that is widely circulated and probably available at a scrubs store near your! But nursing blogs and websites are really a dime a dozen these days. What makes them different from other nursing blogs is that they aren’t about technical nursing items or negativity, but instead they focus on nursing lifestyle and uplifting nurses. Scrubs Magazine wants to help nurses live fabulously and because of this create entertaining and helpful content just for nurses.

I’ve taken the time to curate some examples of the great articles on the site and am serving them up to you

Top 9 Nursing Shoes For Men

top 9 nursing shoes for men

More often than not, men are unjustly forgotten when it comes to nursing equipment and apparel, but not this time. Male nurses work the same long hours as their female counterparts and thus deserve their own list of comfortable nursing shoes to keep their aches and pains to a minimum. The best nursing shoes for men are subjective, but we will be detailing the most popular. Here you will find the top 10 nursing shoes for men because we don’t want the valuable 7% of the nursing workforce to be forgotten.

Male Vs. Female Nurses [Infographic]

Male Vs. Female Nurses Infographic

As the world changes, there will be an increased need for nurses. Many men shy away from joining the nursing profession due to gender stereotypes. According to the latest statistics, of all of the nurses currently on the job, only 5.8% are men. This means that more than 94% of nurses are women.

The economy is one in which male nurses can have a promising career. Over 700,000 jobs in the industry will be available in the next few years. Men typically earn more than $1,100 per week which is a competitive starting salary in today’s job market.

The Murses: Male Nurses Show How it’s Done

Over on Impacted Nurse, the Murses are running amok. They’re busy saving liver… er… elbows and such and giving their pre-Hollywood interviews. Haven’t heard of the The Murses yet? Well they are male nurses who are stepping up to the plate and forging a path to potential YouTube success. This EPIC style short film is […]

7 Resolutions for the Nursing Profession


With the new year we make many resolutions to improve our lives. As nurses, we have the unique ability to improve the lives of others on a daily basis. However, there are many nursing issues that we as face on a daily basis. We should be focusing attention on these areas to make the nursing profession and more desirable one to be a part of. We need to band together to ensure the best patient care possible.