Bringing dignity and comfort to our final moments   Everybody dies and dying is part of life. And the only sure thing in this world is that one day – we’re all going to die. Even though dying is inevitable most of us have a hard time accepting our unavoidable destination. Dying is painful for some, [...]

Hey, this is me, or rather you from the future – you have a message to you!   If you are confused about your future you’ve clicked at the right page. I am you from the future, and this page is a message to you in the past. Don’t believe? Read on… Have you ever seen [...]

Corporate health care is not helpful to nurses and patients are the biggest losers   Nursing is a stressful profession. Nurses manage life and death situations; body fluids; deadly bacteria and viruses. They experience aggression from patients; threats of being sued; insane long hours and insane patient loads; lack of sleep and no time to eat or use [...]

“The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great struggle decide to remain silent”   Donald Trump hate and divisiveness is a test; and if it doesn’t shatter everyone to smithereens’ we might actually end up in a better place. We can turn this whole ordeal into an opportunity and improve ourselves in the process, and how is that for being positive? [...]

Unstable blood sugar and oral health: How diabetes causes mayhem in the mouth   I think many people would agree with me when I say a healthy smile is something sought-after and admired. But it isn’t this way simply for superficial reasons, of course! Keeping up with good oral care helps prevent serious problems that [...]

When nurses are not supported patients are the first to feel the pain   Nurses work hard and face difficult situations. But they are not getting the support they need. Having few alternatives, they struggle to provide the care patients need. Lack of support create unsafe conditions, and a big price tag. Patients are ultimately the [...]

Nurses may never need to read a doctor’s order again   Nurses are always in a hurry and don’t have time to clarify illegible doctor’s orders. But now there’s an app for that. Meet iGotit, the first scanning auto translator with ALT (adaptive learning technology) from Valley Tech Medical. You can install iGotit on iphones [...]

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