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6 Ways to Prevent Maskne

Maskne is the occurrence of acne after mask-wearing. Here are six ways to prevent maskne and tips to find a face-friendly facemask—that's effective too.
Nurse administering a vaccine

Answers to Your Patients’ Questions About the Covid Vaccines

As more Covid vaccines are being distributed, your patients will have questions—including which one is better. At this writing, the FDA has granted emergency-use authorization (EUA) to...
Easy dinner ideas

Super-Easy Dinners You Can Pack for Lunch Tomorrow

After a long shift, the last thing you probably want to do is cook. The following easy dinner ideas (calling them recipes would be a stretch) will allow you to relax.
Healthcare Professional Wearing Full PPE

The Impact of PPE on Your Wellbeing

PPE has become a large and necessary part of life during the coronavirus pandemic. Shortages have made it necessary to wear the same PPE for longer periods of time...

Sleep Better Tonight with These Science-Backed Strategies

Falling asleep can be difficult, especially after a particularly grueling shift. In many cases all the sleep hygiene of a cool, dark, quiet room isn’t going to be the...
Young Female Patient Talking To Nurse In Emergency Room

Patient-to-Nurse Staffing Ratios Squash Sepsis

Regulations and care bundles work to reduce sepsis-related deaths but could be improved upon. Here's how implementing patient-to-nurse staffing ratios can.

How Effective Is Your Face Mask?

N-95 face masks are the gold standard, but what protections do surgical and procedure masks offer against particles that could carry virus? University of North Carolina School...

How a Food Rut Can Be an Easy-Eating Strategy in Busy Times

When life is crazed, thinking about what to eat is the last thing you probably want to do. Knowing that you're going to eat a bagged salad...
What professionalism in healthcare looks like

When Professionalism Doesn’t Look the Same to Everyone

What does professionalism mean to you? What does it look like? No matter your vision it probably focuses in the manner that one carries themselves, speaks to others, presents...
Green Mediterranean Diet

A Greener Mediterranean Diet May Yield More Heart Health Benefits

Have you heard of the green Mediterranean diet, aka green Med diet? It turns out that this version that serves up more plants and very little red meat or...
Cultivate a growth mindset of interest

Be More Innovative: The Mind Trick that Helps Spark Ideas

The world of nursing is changing and the ways to solve the problems that the pandemic has revealed in public health, nursing, and patient care will be to create...
Laugh to Build Resilience

3 Ways to Build Resilience

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed your life and has most likely challenged your resilience. Build back your resilient zone with these tips.
Electronic Health Records Safety

Photos May Prevent Wrong-Patient Order Errors

Something to consider when facemasks aren’t a thing: Including pictures with electronic health records (EHR) could decrease the rate of wrong-patient order entries.
A proactive team

The More Proactive You Are, the More Successful a HCP You Might Be

Proactive people tend to create positive outcomes. And compared to reactive people, they tend to perform at higher levels. Now, a study out of the University of...
Nursing during Covid-19 pandemic

How Covid-19 Changed Nurse Life

Nurse life changed because of the pandemic: the hours, the job, the career. A new survey sheds light on what it’s like to be a nurse in...

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