emotional support

An Ode to My Steering Wheel

Many things are synonymous with nursing… stethoscopes, nursing caps and pins, a solid pair of Danskos…but one of nursing’s unsung hero’s is our...

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Why I Can’t Cry With You

Why I Can’t Cry With You

Since my post I Wish I Could Cry With You, But I Can't went up, there has been quite a large response. I felt the need to write a follow-up post to...

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Sitting Down for Your Patient

I went to NTI in Denver, Colorado this last week.  For those of you that don't know, it's an annual national conference for critical care nurses....

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When You Want to Quit

When you're working on your pre-req's and going through nursing school, in your first few years of nursing school, or just switched specialties, it...

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Comfort Care Conversations

Comfort Care Conversations

It's a tough world out there. We've all been dealing with the chaos from COVID-19. Wherever you live, you have to deal with overcrowding, poverty,...

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