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Mister Cellophane 'Cause you can look right through me Walk right by me And never know I'm there... -- Chicago (the musical) In every city and town across America today there is a “Mr. ...
by National Nurses Movement
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 10, 2011 at 02:19 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
The former Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal is home to twentysix million people and faces serious challenges in the health infrastructure. More than half the goverment budget comes from foreign aid donors ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon May 09, 2011 at 10:55 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
I passed my RN state boards in 1972, and went to work for a large hospital affiliated with the Mayo Clinic, on the surgical orthopedic unit. I invite you to join me on this trip back to the days ...
by scribe
Comment Count 99 comments on Fri Apr 22, 2011 at 03:40 PM PDT with 129 Recommends
Wisconsin Republican leaders and elected officials have attacked the female Chief Justice. Mocked a female local judge. And want budget cuts that directly hit poor mothers and women in female-...
by jer45
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 01, 2011 at 03:15 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
I wrote a diary about the nursing shortage fifteen months ago, and in it I offered some advice on how to stay safe if you're hospitalized. My dear ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 157 comments on Sun Apr 10, 2011 at 08:20 AM PDT with 147 Recommends
Socialization is the opposite of privatization. What, you don't like greed ? We took a look at what Bernie was up to back in December, 2009:
by vets74
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 04:11 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
What could be controversial about First Lady Michelle Obama's campaign to improve infant health by promoting breastfeeding? For Rep. Michele Bachmann, everything. Written by Amie Newman ...
by RH Reality Check
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Feb 22, 2011 at 08:15 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Yesterday I reported for jury duty at 8:30 AM at the El Paso County, Colorado courthouse. Colorado has the "one day or one trial" rule, and there's even a number you can call the evening before ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 166 comments on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 11:50 AM PDT with 67 Recommends
Hai, y'all. What happens to you when you're depressed? Do you withdraw? Stop writing? Slowly grind to a halt? Me, too. A friend of mine, a long-time blogger here, is in that dark place. I won't ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 387 comments on Thu Jul 01, 2010 at 04:42 PM PDT with 184 Recommends
cross-posted at Bleeding Heartland The Academy of Breastfeeding ...
by desmoinesdem
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Jun 30, 2010 at 09:09 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Hai, y'all. I haven't written about my cataract journey since two days after the first surgery was done. That eye, my right one, had almost 20/20 distance vision immediately, and I was looking ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 93 comments on Sat Jun 12, 2010 at 01:33 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
This short series of diaries explores my personal journey back to good vision after developing cataracts.
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 90 comments on Fri May 28, 2010 at 11:47 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
I used to meet people when they were coming into the world. Running down the long hospital corridors in the middle of the night, hurrying from the NICU to Labor and Delivery, for years I attended "...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 128 comments on Mon May 24, 2010 at 03:40 PM PDT with 217 Recommends
In part one of this series I defined cataracts, explained how mine developed over time, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 69 comments on Sat May 22, 2010 at 11:02 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
NOT! (Nursing Open Thread) is a community forum hosted by Nurse Kelley to provide folks with a regularly-scheduled interactive place to discuss their health problems, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 120 comments on Mon May 17, 2010 at 03:42 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
If you live long enough, you WILL get cataracts. While cataracts can occur much earlier in life as a result of disease, trauma, radiation, or certain medications, the condition known more ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 139 comments on Sat May 15, 2010 at 01:41 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
NOT! (Nursing Open Thread) is a community forum hosted by Nurse Kelley to provide folks with a regularly-scheduled interactive place to discuss their health problems, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 169 comments on Mon May 03, 2010 at 03:18 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Surprise! (or not) I know this is a bit of inside baseball for those of you not in healthcare, but in the nursing world it's a fairly hot subject. In 2004 Califonia, pushed hard by the California ...
by Chico David RN
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Apr 20, 2010 at 10:49 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
NOT! (Nursing Open Thread) is a community forum hosted by Nurse Kelley to provide folks with a regularly-scheduled interactive place to discuss their health problems, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 248 comments on Mon Apr 19, 2010 at 03:31 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
NOT! (Nursing Open Thread) is a community forum hosted by Nurse Kelley to provide folks with a regularly-scheduled interactive place to discuss their health problems, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 169 comments on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 02:59 PM PDT with 35 Recommends