I am the oldest sibling of 4. I am married 32 years in April and have two fantastic children. One of them is a currently a biology teacher at a local High School and cheerleading coach and the other was a tremendous football player who currently trains other football players and works at Nurses 24/7.
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5 Things We Want Breast Cancer Survivors to Remember
The changing of seasons is here and it is finally October. Pink ribbons start to appear around the country in hopes to raise awareness for breast cancer prevention and to honor the survivors. Below are five things we want to make sure you know, and remember every day.
Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Day
It takes a special individual to become a nurse, but even more so for those who go on to become Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) nurses. These dedicated healthcare professionals care for the most delicate patients there are, sick and premature newborn babies.
Meet Marion McLean – CNO / RN BSN
I am the youngest of five children. I have one brother, 3 sisters and one of my sisters is a twin. I am married 10 years in September and have a seven-year-old son, who just started 2nd grade.
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is recognized every September by various cancer organizations around the world. In reality Childhood cancer is an everyday battle for thousands of families. Coping with a diagnosis can be one of the most overwhelming and crushing experiences for any family to face.
Happy Labor Day to Our Healthcare Professionals
It’s September 2nd and Labor Day is upon us. This Federal holiday was created in the late 19th century as a response to the ongoing Labor Movement in the United States. At the time, the average worker was working in unsafe and unhealthy environments.
Helpful Tips for Self-Care
As a nurse, you are constantly on your feet and working long 12-hour shifts. To avoid burning out from overworking yourself, it is crucial for you to find ways to unwind and relax. Taking the time to implement a self-care routine is not only good for you, but also beneficial to your patients, family and coworkers.