Journal of Nursing
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Nurses Make Fun Of Dying Patients, That Is OK

Although patients typically don’t overhear it, a surprising amount of backstage joking goes on in hospitals — and the humor can be dark. Doctors and nurses may refer to dying patients as...

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Shapewear Causes Health Risks If Worn Too Long

From Power Panties shorts, to CrossFit compression tops, running tights for men and modern-made corsets, there is a huge market for clothes that squish, squeeze and sculpt. For some people, shimmying into shapewear is worth it for the figure-enhancing powers of Spandex, an attitude shared by Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum...

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Water, What You Need To Know About Keeping Hydrated

Water: We are what we drink, so here's some advice on hydrating wisely. If you live in a city, there might be pharmaceuticals in your water. The best way to tell if you are well hydrated is to check your urine.

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Teens Compulsive Texting Can Cause Neck Injury, Experts Warn

Experts warn teens that excessive texting in the wrong position can cause a spinal injury called 'text neck'. Dean Fishman, a chiropractor in Florida, was examining an X-ray of a 17-year-old patient's neck in 2009 when he noticed something unusual. The ghostly image of her vertebral column showed a reversal of the curvature that normally appears in the cervical spine ...

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Using New Habits Against Compulsive Behavior

Body-focused repetitive behaviors — compulsive hair-pulling, nail-biting, skin-picking, and other behaviors that target body tissues — affect an estimated 1 percent to 5 percent of the population, though some studies have found that as many as 15 percent of college students reported severe nail-biting.

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What Your Skin May Reveal About You

New research suggests that your skin may be able to reveal much about your diet and personal habits — including some you were possibly trying to conceal.

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10 Signs You Are Married To A Nurse

There are many tell-tale signs you are married to a nurse. These are just a few of them. God help our poor spouses!

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Editor-in Chief:
Kirsten Nicole

Editorial Staff:
Kirsten Nicole
Stan Kenyon
Robyn Bowman
Kimberly McNabb
Lisa Gordon
Stephanie Robinson

Contributors:
Kirsten Nicole
Stan Kenyon
Liz Di Bernardo
Cris Lobato
Elisa Howard
Susan Cramer