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Respiration = Breathing = Moving Air in and out the Lungs

Breathing is the process that moves air in and out of the lungs or oxygen through other breathing organs such as gills. For organisms with lungs, breathing is also called ventilation, and it includes both inhalation and exhalation. 15 more words

Nursing School

i might be a little crazy...

After night shift on Wednesday (aka Thursday morning), I started off the day with a little over 4 mile walk with a friend from nursing school who I haven’t seen in a while.   261 more words

What Do Nurse Practitioners Practice?

What should the nurse practitioner’s “scope of practice” be  and how autonomously should she or he be allowed to practice within that scope?  A half century after the first advanced training programs brought nurses into the ranks of clinical providers, these two questions continue to bedevil nursing, medicine, insurance companies, and state legislatures.  2,640 more words

Primary Care

First Child, Second Child


I am a different parent the second time around. The first time I was nervous, worried about what people would think & what society said I was supposed to do, and more insecure & unsure of my decisions as a parent. 1,384 more words

Frugal Family

Essentials for New Clinical Nursing Instructors, Especially Adjuncts

There are many things it’s helpful to know when you start work as a clinical instructor—and you might not get a lot of orientation first. 356 more words

Nursing Perspective

"Thank you"

” Thank you” , two words but very heart warming.

 A month ago we have student nurses who were assigned in our unit to have their staffing. 210 more words

Filipino Nurse

Nursing Times Awards 2014: Meet the finalists


This year NHS Professionals is co-sponsoring the Nursing Times’ Rising Star Award, along with NHS England and The Florence Nightingale Foundation.

Some nurses stand out from the moment they enter the profession. 1,335 more words