How a Carer Can Give Best Care To His Ailing Loved-One At Home?

How a Carer Can Give Best Care To His Ailing Loved-One At Home?

You have an ailing family member at home. Due to age, or an illness, or a surgery, he/she is confined to the bed, and can’t do things on their own; they need you to get up from the bed, to take medicines, to walk around, to bathe, and even when they have to attend nature’s […]

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Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act [Infographic]

Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act [Infographic]

The Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment launch on October 1, 2013 spurred discussion about the influx of newly insured patients and the shortage of primary care professionals. (more…)

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Images of Nursing:”I’m just a nurse” [VIDEO]

A short documentary exploring stereotypes of nurses and the nursing profession. (more…)

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BioDigital Human: A better (3D) way to understand health and the human body

The BioDigital HumanTM is a virtual 3D body that brings to life thousands of medically accurate anatomy objects and health conditions in an interactive Web-based platform. (more…)

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OpinionStory: Mexican Nurse on USA Consuming Healthcare System

Read Opinion Story Article this time about USA Health Care costs and system organization from view of one Mexican Nurse. (more…)

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Teens with High Blood Pressure Have Less Distress, Better Quality of Life

German Study in Psychosomatic Medicine Has Surprising Findings on Hypertension in Adolescents. Teenagers with high blood pressure appear to have better psychological adjustment and enjoy higher quality of life than those with normal blood pressure, suggests a study in the May issue of Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine, the official journal of the American […]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Nikola Tesla

See video 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Nikola Tesla.

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Mary Seacole: nursing care in many lands

Mary Seacole, a Jamaican / Scottish nurse and business woman, was a celebrated Victorian heroine, due to her bravery in nursing soldiers in the Crimean War (1853–6). (more…)

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Health Informatics Education in Canada: Landscape of an Emerging Academic Discipline

This first-ever Canadian report on the “state of the nation” of health informatics (HI) education, Health Informatics Education in Canada Landscape of an Emerging Academic Discipline represents a collaborative effort between most of Canada’s HI programs and COACH. The 53-page document sheds light on the scope of program elements and differences in programs and begins […]

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Nursing’s Bitter Rivalry: Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole

In recent years the reputation of Mary Seacole as a pioneering nurse of the Crimean War has been elevated far beyond the bounds of her own ambition. Meanwhile that of Florence Nightingale has taken an undeserved knocking, as Lynn McDonald explains. (more…)

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