This hub will discuss the influenza vaccine as well as compelling arguments to take advantage of this protection to your immune system
First, it is important to discuss the differences in disinfectant wipes. If one is talking about the Clorox and Lysol wipes in the grocery store; these are the gentlest form of disinfectant wipes on the market. These wipes will help reduce the...
As a new nurse it was seared into our brains...literally, well OK maybe not seared how bout just slightly singhed? The five rights or rules of administration of any medication is not just a way to make young nursing students lose sleep trying to...
This is a hub concerning documentation of nursing notes in a home health setting.
This hub covers my personal experience of a trip to a nail salon with less than desirable results.
external fixation of a fracture As a home health nurse many patients have had surgically repaired fractures for one reason or another. Not only does it depend on where the fracture occurs but how best to treat the patient for the best outcome. ...
It is easy to become complacent about documentation. Here are a few tips to remember as you write up your patient notes at the end of your day.
I cannot say why it fascinates me I can say it calls to me, sitting on the corner of the table All cold and waiting, tips already set up I can say I love the smell of the burning wood Of the clean unfinished feel of a gourd or a basswood box...
This hub may provide helpful tips for ordinary bumps in the road such as mild cuts, scrapes, stings and "ouches" you may experience when you have small children doing ordinary children activities.
Of all the chronic disease processes the one I HATE, the most, is Diabetes. If it would come on out and fight fair, perhaps I would have a bit more respect but nooooo it is a coward and a sneaky thief that plans and waits and takes just a little at...
An easy to read hub that provides information on the signs and symptoms as well as possible complications of the medical diagnosis 'Barrett's Esophagus".
The signs and symptoms, causes, treatments, and common medications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
A brief definition and description of peripheral arterial disease and venous insufficiency.
This hub was written in response to a question posed by Hub Author Dijon
Or, what thoughts are running around in your head when you are thinking of starting a quilt?
This Hub contains information that may be helpful for healthcare workers who perform wound dressing changes on a patient.
A brief overview of edema, how to manage it, signs you need to go to the doctor, as well as a few reasons why edema occurs in the first place.
It is with great delight that I offer this hub for your reading pleasure. Not only a pleasure of reading but a feast for the eyes and a balm to the tired mind and heart. Tertia du Toit's artwork cannot help but lift you up and whisk you along...
The Story of the Seven Sisters There are several versions of the same myth. Depending on the research and your own personal preference the information actually remains pretty much the same. In a nutshell, the seven sisters were mortals whose...