Courtney Miller

Benefits of Nursing Homes

9 Benefits of Nursing Homes

As people get older, they become more dependent – they need more care and support from others. This need for more attention tends to put a strain on their loved ones, and most people fall short of the ever-increasing demands of their elderly ones...

How to check blood pressure at home without equipment

How to Check Blood Pressure at Home without Equipment

Work has become an integral part of the world in which we live. Most people work very hard, so regular visits to the doctor for a full health check are a thing of the past.  However, it is important to monitor vital body functions. So today we’re...

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7 Awesome Benefits of Being a Nurse

The Gallop Poll has rated nursing as the most trusted profession for 15 years in a row. Nursing is a fantastic choice for both first and second careers and provides meaningful work experiences in addition to offering excellent pay and great benefits...

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Standard Gear and Equipment for Nurses

A nursing career has options.   There are many different career options under the umbrella of nursing.  Each nursing job can vary vastly, but all of them have similarities and rise from a core of common nursing knowledge.  Most, if not all nurses...

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Nursing Shoes vs. Regular Shoes?  What’s the difference?

No-one would ask a marathoner if any old shoe would do!  Nurses complete their own kind of daily marathons and footwear is as important to a nurse’s foot health as it is for a marathoner.  Marathoners may debate which shoe ranks supreme, but none...

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Top 5 US Nursing Schools

Google the top five nursing schools in the United States and pages and pages of results will upload.
There seems to be a lot more than five nursing schools jockeying for the position in the top five!

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Nurse Burnout: What is it and what can be done about it?

Nursing burnout is described as disengagement. It differs from experiential stress in nursing as burnout usually implies disengagement from caring, and nursing stress usually results from caring too much. It is important to define these as they are...

10 Nursing Roles You Probably Haven’t Considered

10 Nursing Roles You Probably Haven’t Considered

Nurses must wear many hats. From caregiver and teacher to counselor and patient advocate, you will have to juggle many roles during your nursing career. While many people don’t understand or appreciate the various roles nurses play in the lives of...