Del Grosso said that patients put their lives in his hands every day, a fact that makes the nurse anesthetist job valuable on the marketplace, fulfilling for its practitioners, and at times, extremely stressful.
Florida has reported 11 measles cases so far this year so far, according to the Florida State Health Department. That's higher than what it's reported for the last 10 years. All 11 cases involve people who were not vaccinated.
It's not clear that mandating higher staffing ratios works -- but it's not clear that anything else will, either.
People diagnosed at 18 or older were more than four times likely to die young, compared to the general population. And, startlingly, the death rate for women with ADHD was about double that of men with the disorder.
Nurse bullying and incivility in the operating room is a real and seemingly ubiquitous problem, as evidenced by a recent discussion.
Everyone dies, but a new study says feeling sprightly might suggest a person has more time left than people who feel their age or older.
A five day diet which mimics fasting could slow down aging, add years to life, boost the immune system and cut the risk of heart disease and cancer, scientists have found.
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Liz Di Bernardo