Being a nurse can be very demanding and most of your day is normally spent rushing about and being “on your toes” literally. But to able to get around the entire day, you need the most comfortable shoes that provide good support. Today, Dansko is a very popular brand that many consider the best shoes for nurses. Dansko nurses shoes are highly comfortable and offer fantastic … [Read more...] about Are Dansko Nurses’ Shoes the Best?
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Think about it. After dogs, a bag should be a nurses best friend. Ever trustworthy, loyal, and carrying all your physical burdens, we are of the opinion that having the right bag is half the job done right! This is all the more relevant as a nurse because you’re going to end up needing to carry a million things, right from your books, notes, stethoscope, a change of clothes, … [Read more...] about 7 Best Work Bags for Nurses
If you’re a nurse, chances are, you spend more time on your stethoscope than on your favorite fashion accessory. The stethoscope literally hangs out with you every day. It can be a part of your professional personality. Then why not give it a zing of your persona? After all, stylish stethoscope covers are a great way to personalize your stethoscope while you also enjoy a number … [Read more...] about 6 Stylish Stethoscope Covers
Looking for one of the best nursing stethoscopes? Choosing the right stethoscope for your work may turn out to be more difficult than it appears. That’s because choosing a stethoscope is like selecting a dish from a restaurant menu. Others’ recommendations are needed, but only you know what you’re comfortable with. The stethoscope’s weight, tubing material, angle of the … [Read more...] about 7 Best Nursing Stethoscopes
As a nurse or nursing student, you often need an all-purpose bag that can fit in your everyday essentials and clinical tools. Although there are several bags that can be used, there are a few that are designed especially for this purpose. We've talked before about nursing tote bags with pockets and now I've put together a list of the best nursing bags. The major difference … [Read more...] about 5 Best Nursing Bags
If you’re a student, anatomy coloring books are a great way to enhance your knowledge and comprehension of the human body. They help you improve comprehension and teach you the essentials of a human body through visualizations that are easy to recall. Here’s a list of five awesome anatomy coloring books that will help you master the human anatomy with fun, interactive coloring … [Read more...] about 5 Awesome Anatomy Coloring Books
Whether you’re still studying to be one or have been in the practice for a while now, nursing is definitely no easy work. The hours can be crazy, the responsibility is huge, and many times, you may have to spend days without going home and stay at the workplace instead! That means you need to carry a change of scrubs, papers, stethoscope, enough food to last you, towels, … [Read more...] about 3 Awesome Nursing Tote Bags with Pockets
It’s an honor to be a preceptor. I love taking a new nurse, or a student nurse, under my wing and teaching them the ropes of nursing. And while I find great joy in teaching, I also find it incredibly stressful. Not that the new nurse isn’t smart, they are. It’s just a stressful job, and it’s very fast-paced, which means that it’s easy to fall behind and it’s easy to miss … [Read more...] about Appropriate and Thoughtful Gifts for Preceptors
Being a nurse is one of the hardest things in the world. Too often nurses become burned out because they feel like they just give and give without every getting anything in return. Many nurses find that nurse prayers can offer just what they need to keep on going. But some nurses don't pray. For those nurses, these nurse quotes may help you feel inspired to face another … [Read more...] about 17 Inspirational and Empowering Nurse Quotes
Every nursing student has come to this point of their senior semester where they begin to think beyond the cap and gown of graduation to sitting for their NCLEX. Finding out how to pass the NCLEX is a huge priority. Considering the NCLEX is such a daunting test and requires a lot of preparation, I can imagine what many people’s next reasonable question would be: Which is the … [Read more...] about Is NRSNG Academy the Best NCLEX Review?
Happy Nurses Week Nurses: This is your week to shine! It's also an opportunity to get your grub on as many restaurants and other establishes are giving free food or discounts. In addition to rounding up some of our favorites to share with you, we've also created an exclusive Nurses Week giveaway with some amazing prizes (like a $300 stethoscope and #$140 nursing clogs)! … [Read more...] about Nurses Week 2017 Freebies and Giveaway
If you were to ask me if I had a new and improved nurses week gift idea, I could give you a laundry list of suggestions. Every year, May 6th quietly approaches on the heels of Cinco de Mayo, and subsequently ushers in a new National Nurses Week. The ANA has designated 2017 "the year of the healthy nurse” with National Nurses Week getting a focus on wellness, as well. Their … [Read more...] about A New Nurses Week Gift Idea – The Art of Nursing
For several years, I swore by supportive and orthopedic nursing shoes. I would order pairs of shoes from several sellers- and wished I could make fine adjustments to tweak them to my liking. But now I sing the praises of Alegria- a popular European shoe maker- which has a distinctive line of shoes that are both easy to walk in and look great. 5 Best Alegria Nursing Shoes Why … [Read more...] about 5 Best Alegria Nursing Shoes
Scratching your head about what to get that nurse on your gift list? If you’re combing through the web, looking for the perfectly practical gifts for nurses, we’ve got you covered. Practical Gifts for Nurses Whether you’re shopping for a fashion-conscious nurse, a gadget freak or a shoe connoisseur, there’s something for every type of nurse in the list below. So check out my … [Read more...] about 7 Perfectly Practical Gifts for Nurses
Are Designer Scrubs Really Worth It?The lack of many functional and fashionable scrubs is a common complaint among medical professionals. That’s because there is nothing appealing about the boxy and baggy scrubs. Not only are they ill-fitting, but most scrubs that are available today are boring. Think about it. When you wear something that’s uncomfortable for over 10 hours a … [Read more...] about Are Designer Scrubs Really Worth It?