Category Archives: Nursing Humor

No Pain, No Gain: Going to Nursing School Doesn’t Have to Be Painful Got a paper cut? That’s probably a two or so. Broken finger? You may be looking at a five or six. Natural childbirth? Now you’re talking nine or ten territory. Most of us have had to describe our pain to a doctor…

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Nursing and Film

Film and television have come a long way in the past 100 years. Films could only be watched in cinemas until the VCR became popular in the 1970s, and televisions weren’t common household items until the 1950s. As technology improved, plots evolved into more complicated, cinematic and dramatic works of art. From being able to…

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National Nurses Day, also known as National RN Recognition Day, is celebrated on May 6 kicking off National Nurses Week, during which the contributions and commitments nurses make are recognized. While a well-deserved holiday, the work nurses do merit more than one day or even one week of recognition a year. Below are holidays for…

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30Rock-and-nursing

When you talk to friends and family about switching your career to become a nurse, it’s not uncommon to get a response like, “I could never be a nurse because I’m too squeamish” or “I’m not good with blood” or any other fear they might have about being an RN. Perhaps you’ve even thought it…

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nursing Fairy Tales

When it comes to literature, some of the world’s most memorable narratives come from fairy tales. These stories entertain people in every culture with fantastical journeys, creative problem solving and a fondness for happily ever after. They inspire faith, hope and wonder. They also feature characters in dire need of medical attention. Here are 3…

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