Tips and techniques to help nurses and nursing students successfully complete the sexual health assessment
This article explores the experimental diagnostic category of malignant narcissism, one of the most destructive and inhumane of all psychiatric illnesses.
An introduction into psychiatric/mental health nursing discussing the differences between medical nursing and mental health nursing
An overview of the uses of lithium, dosing, side effects, and toxicity. Therapeutic lithium levels are discussed, in addition to the relationship of salt and lithium and general guidelines.
An introduction to the different defense mechanisms with definitions and examples. A quiz is included to test your knowledge.
A rye bread baking disaster story with details about what went wrong and how you can avoid it to have a more successful baking experience.
Symptoms of thyroid disease can be very similar to symptoms of depression and bipolar mania. It is important to know the difference and get treatment for the right thing.
This article describes the traits of antisocial personality disorder, medication and treatment recommendations, and suggestions for loved ones and healthcare professionals. Real-life examples of traits and patient care...
Many people have misconceptions about life inside a psychiatric hospital. This article clarifies some of that information with reality-based examples.