Sunday, January 19, 2020

Linda Peckel

Linda Peckel has authored hundreds of news and feature articles for online healthcare publications such as PatientCareOnline, RheumatologyAdvisor, RheumatologyNetwork, NeurologyAdvisor, PsychiatryAdvisor, and many others. Linda has also written educational materials for nurses, physicians, physician assistants and rehabilitation specialists and frequently covers global medical conferences, reporting on the latest developments. In addition to healthcare writing, she writes about the arts for several blogs, including her own Arts Enclave, and recently completed a novel, “Welcome Home Isabel.”




In its 2018 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) the CDC identified healthcare workers as having the highest rates of asthma of any occupation in...
Many jobs have allowed for telecommuting over recent years, but given the face-to-face nature of nursing, the possibility of working remotely seemed,...
Hospital patient care involves a lot of heavy lifting. Sick and injured patients need to be shifted and rolled in bed, lifted...
Thorough hand washing is the single most effective deterrent to the spread of infection in healthcare settings. Every medical professional is trained...
Teaching your diabetic patients these 3 basic rules about nutrition during each visit will allow them to make effective changes that have...
The healing power of laughter is well documented. For nurses, it’s critical to building trust and communication with coworkers and patient. Here:...

Recent posts

4 Talking Points to Share with Patients Using Wearable, Health Tech

As wearable health tech explodes in the market, questions remain about its accuracy and safety. Here's what to tell patients.

Critical Care Resuscitation Center Boosts Survival Rate Over ICUs

A specialized intensive-care center helps critical patients receive life-saving treatment faster.

Support of Vaccines Has Fallen 10 Points Since 2001: 4 Strategies for HCPs to Flip This Trend

After 2019's measles outbreak, the news about the American public's perception of vaccines is hardly surprising.

New Research Reveals Another Reason to Keep Burnout at Bay — Your Heart Health

If it wasn't enough that burnout can ruin your career and personal life, new research shows it condition can also harm your physical health.

See the Emotional Image Challenging Perceptions of Patient ‘Noncompliance’

It may even convince you to stop using the word "noncompliance" altogether.


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