One of the most difficult courses in nursing school is Pharmacology. There are hundreds of medications that must be learned, along with their indications, contraindications, side effects, dosing, and much more. Learning all the medications you need to know to pass the NCLEX is difficult. While I would never call learning pharmacology in nursing school easy, there are definitely … [Read more...] about 3 Pharmacology Tips to Help You Pass the NCLEX
Guest Blogger: JennaA nurse may not be your financial adviser, but nurses may be able help you make sound financial decisions that can save you hundreds, even thousands, on medical bills. Nurses play an important role in our health and sometimes in patient finance. Anyone who's been admitted to a hospital knows that they are the frontliners--always there to address … [Read more...] about Your Nurse Is Not Your Financial Adviser
Just about every American suffers from back pain at some point in their lives. You may think this is just because you're getting older, as the average person who has back problems is between the age of 30 and 50, but it doesn't mean you have to suffer with it. There are a few simple things you can do to reduce your back pain and to hopefully ensure that your day is pain … [Read more...] about 10 Ways To Reduce Back Pain
Guest Blogger: Joseph Pickett If you own a smartphone, and who doesn’t these days, you probably have a lot of apps on there, including plenty of games. There is nothing wrong with that, but you can also use your iPhone or Android phone to help with your nursing career. From apps that help you study for your nursing board exams, to apps that help you to identify pills, there … [Read more...] about 11 Super Awesome Apps for Nurses
Julie is a nurse who cares for patients while also caring for herself. She has a disease but it does not define her. Her article can, however, give those of use who are not dealing with a disease in our lives some perspective to the challenges that she and others like her face. By: Julie BrushI am not a survivor of a disease. I live with a disease, one which will never … [Read more...] about Top 10 Most Frustrating Factors of M.S.