It’s that time of year again! The cookies, candies, and sugar galore! Mr. Smith’s wife feels there is no better way to say “ Merry Christmas” and “Thank You” than to bring her signature Pound Cake! Although it is a lovely gesture, the reality is she is one of many who bring similar foods like […]

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December 21, 2016

Eating Healthy Around The Holidays As a Nurse!

Healthy eating is a challenge for many! Some would say it’s the time that goes into prepping. Others would say, “I just can’t eat like that” or “It’s too expensive to eat healthy!” What if instead of saying all of these things, you replaced it with, “My health just isn’t a priority.” Because essentially, that […]

Nurse Life

December 5, 2016

4 Simple Tips For Being Healthier During A 12-Hour Shift!

So I was actually really excited to write this blog because SO much emotion goes into this topic! One week a year, we celebrate Med-Surg Nurses for all of their hard work, devotion, and care! ONE WEEK a year…. I know guys, I know….we should be honored everyday! For 12+ hours a day, we are taking care […]

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November 2, 2016

Happy Med-Surg Week, Nurses! Cheers To The Best And Toughest Job EVER! #ButForreal

I was sitting at my computer charting the other morning, and I looked down the hallway. I was on the Cardiac floor as usual. I saw 3 of the smartest and most hardworking nurses that I know, walking alongside 3 new interns. They were showing the new kids on the block the ropes. Precepting isn’t […]

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October 17, 2016

The Unsung Heroes Who Deserve A “Thank You” Every Day