The Oscar winner opened up about how methods like therapy and meditation help her manage the condition, which she’s been dealing with since childhood. Her account is a candid and inspiring message about the power of seeking treatment.
Anti-vaccine activists sparks state's worst measles outbreak in decades. They brought their war to Minnesota-then came measles. It's still spreading today.
The Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which narrowly passed a vote in the House, rolls back protections for people with pre-existing conditions, which could increase health care costs for an estimated 130 million Americans.
Nursing is not the kind of profession one goes into seeking fame and prestige. Ask any of the nurses in your life, and they’ll all tell you the same story: It involves long hours and hard work, with little acknowledgement of the day-to-day sacrifices. And yet, the overwhelming majority of nurses remain satisfied in their jobs, and are glad they became nurses.
Last week, we began an emphasis on American Stroke Month with the story of a woman whose life was saved by her son because he knew how to spot a stroke F.A.S.T. We continue with the cautionary tale of a woman who suffered a different type of stroke, and her husband’s promise to ensure that other families avoid the devastating loss he and his boys face each day.
Tick season is upon us, and it’s shaping up to be a real doozy. Scientists predict 2017 will bear the highest number of ticks in recent years, with a jump in reported cases of tick-borne illnesses in some regions of the U.S.
Everyone’s favorite nurse is not scared to work. They’ll lend an extra hand when they can, and they’re always willing to help when you’re drowning. They aren’t those people you can’t find when it’s time to turn over a patient.
Do you get paid for overtime work? The House of Representatives just passed a bill you may want to know about. The measure, backed by Republicans, would let employers offer workers paid time off instead of time-and-a-half pay the next time they put in extra hours. The vote tally was largely along party lines, with no Democrats voting in favor of the bill. Six Republicans also voted against it.
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