The Initials Behind A Nurse Practitioner’s Name

Are you more confused by the long list of initials following a person’s name? I know I am! The list seems never ending in the nursing profession and is getting longer with the requirement and the need for professional nurses to update their skills through continuing education, acquirement of degrees, board certifications and healing arts […]

Tips To Ease The Pain

Everyone experiences pain, sooner or later, during their lifetime. Pain is a signal that the body is not functioning at 100%. It can last for a short period of time, come and go, or it can be chronic and always present. Tips to ease the pain are shared in this podcast episode.

Do You Have Time To Be Healthy?

Do you have time to prepare nutritious meals? Do you have time to exercise? If your answer is no, then, do you have time to change your mind to be healthy? Listen to hear some useful tips to manage time.

The Registered Nurse Workforce

Registered nurses (RN) were part of the  historic event  which occured yesterday, when the Health Care Reform was passed. In keeping with that event I feel it is important for all of us to  have a better understanding of the professional RN workforce in the United States. At the present moment,  there is a need for nurses, primary care and geriatric care providers to care […]

Mary Mills, CNM:Trail Blazer on the Road to Longevity

Nursing on the Front Lines Trail blazing and longevity are synomonus with Mary Lee Mills. She was an advanced practice nurse midwife who stood the test of time. When she was making her mark on life and in the annals of midwifery history, she also gave a new meaning to service.  She demonstrated rising above adversity and in the […]

Nurses Talk With President About Health Care

“This afternoon the President was joined by members of the American Nurses Association in the Rose Garden, where he spoke strongly on the urgent need for health care reform. He explained that the status quo is not an option, and that deferring reform is akin to defending that status quo. The President praised nurses as […]