Login / Register

Username:


Password: [Lost?]



New User? Click here for your FREE subscription



Nurses
Nurses Nurses
News | NEWS-Line for Nurses

Follow Us


NEWS-Line on Twitter NEWS-Line on Facebook NEWS-Line on Google+ NEWS-Line on LinkedIn NEWS-Line on Pinterest


Nursing Conferences &
Educational Opportunities


June 2 - 05

2019 NADONA 32ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE

NADONA

July 27 - 28

31st Annual Southwestern Regional Nurse Practitioner Symposium

Arizona Nurses Associaton

Sept. 19 - 20

AzNA Centennial Celebration: Legacy of Pride, Future of Purpose

Arizona Nurses Associaton

More Events

Latest Nursing News


Study Shows Simply Listening To Teens May Help Them Better Control Type 1 Diabetes

A new study by a team at the BD Diabetes Center at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children’s Hospital headed by Harold Starkman, MD, director of pediatric endocrinology, foun...
Full Article


Certain Strains Of Bacteria Associated With Diabetic Wounds That Do Not Heal

Whether a wound—such as a diabetic foot ulcer—heals or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, may depend on the microbiome within that wound. A...
Full Article


Chagas Disease: A Silent Killer With A Cure

Among the most well-known disease carrying bugs in Texas are mosquitos, spiders, cockroaches and ticks. But the Kissing Bug is a serious, lesser known threat to Texans. While ...
Full Article


The Medical Minute: The Importance Of Safely Disposing Of Opioids

Cleaning out your medicine cabinet is about more than having a tidy bathroom. In an age of opioid addiction, it can also prevent leftover medications from getting into the wro...
Full Article


Critical Errors In Inhaler Technique Common In Children With Asthma

In the first study to evaluate inhaler technique in children hospitalized for asthma -- the group at highest risk for complications and death from asthma -- researchers found ...
Full Article


You Can’t Exercise If You Have Asthma – And Other Myths You Should Know

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month – the perfect time to bust some asthma myths that have been around for many years. “Asthma is a serious condition that affects more ...
Full Article


Fact Not Fiction: Measles Vaccine Is Safe, Effective And Lifesaving

Regional and local measles outbreaks have hit communities across the country in 2019, with 555 cases reported so far this year by the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
Full Article


Magic Mouthwash Effective Treatment For Mouth Sore Pain Caused By Radiation Therapy

“Magic mouthwash,” an oral rinse containing diphenhydramine, lidocaine and antacids, significantly reduced pain from oral mucositis, mouth sores, in patients receiving radiati...
Full Article


World Hemophilia Day 2019

On April 17, 2019, the global bleeding disorders community and the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) will come together to celebrate World Hemophilia Day. World Hemophilia ...
Full Article


Regular Cannabis Users Require Up To 220% Higher Dosage For Sedation In Medical Procedures

Patients who regularly use cannabis may require more than two times the usual level of sedation when undergoing medical procedures, according to a study published in The Journ...
Full Article


Parkinson's Foundation Issues First Patient-Centered Research Agenda For Women Living With Parkinson's

Recognizing long-standing gender disparities in Parkinson's research and care, the Parkinson's Foundation Women and Parkinson's Initiative has created the first patient-center...
Full Article


Hospital Study Finds Substantial Proportion Of Patients And Healthcare Workers Shed Flu Virus Before Symptoms Appear

New research examining influenza transmission in a tertiary hospital finds that a substantial proportion of patients and healthcare works shed the flu virus before the appeara...
Full Article


Safety-Net Hospitals Fare Better Under New Medicare Reimbursement Rules

New Medicare reimbursement rules provide some relief to safety-net hospitals, shifting the burden of financial penalties toward hospitals serving wealthier patient populations...
Full Article


‘Superbugs’ Found On Many Hospital Patients’ Hands And What They Touch Most Often

For decades, hospitals have worked to get doctors, nurses and others to wash their hands and prevent the spread of germs. But a new study suggests they may want to expand tho...
Full Article


Neighborhoods Can Affect The Need For Urgent Asthma Care

In a new study presented at CHEST 2017, researchers from Columbia University Medical Center in New York aimed to determine if the associations between combustion-related air p...
Full Article


The Value Of Vaccinations: Separating Facts From Myths

One of the greatest medical breakthroughs of modern civilization — vaccinations — has become increasingly controversial in recent years. Parents are urged to give their child...
Full Article


Child Vaccination Levels Falling Short In Large Parts Of Africa

A study by the University of Southampton shows that several low-and middle-income countries, especially in Africa, need more effective child vaccination strategies to eliminat...
Full Article


Chronic Diseases Restrict The Mobility Of Older People -- Often Unconsciously

Chronic diseases are a key factor limiting the mobility of older people. Usually individuals are conscious of their condition in the case of an acute musculoskeletal disorder ...
Full Article


Is Maternal Vaccination Safe During Breastfeeding?

In light of the continuing anti-vaccination movement, a provocative new article provides a comprehensive overview of the potential risks of vaccinating breastfeeding women. Th...
Full Article


Nurses Use FDNY Geospatial Mapping Of Opioid Overdoses To Inform Clinical Practice In Real Time

Nurse practitioners and nursing students can use local, real-time maps of opioid overdoses to inform their clinical work with adolescents in community health settings, finds n...
Full Article


First Birth After Robot-Assisted Uterus Transplant

A boy 48 centimeters long, weighing 2900 grams, is the first baby born after the technological shift in Gothenburg's world-leading research on uterine transplantation. The bir...
Full Article


Robots Created With 3D Printers Could Be Caring For Those In Golden Years

The world's elderly population is booming. The number of older people -- those age 60 years or older -- is expected to more than double by 2050 and is growing faster than all ...
Full Article


New Technique To Test For Viral Infections

A team of Colorado State University researchers has developed technology that can detect extremely small amounts of antibodies in a person's blood. Antibodies develop to infec...
Full Article


Most Adults Dying Prematurely Of Natural Causes Did Not Seek Medical Help, Report Reveals

About two-thirds of the adults dying prematurely from natural causes did not seek medical help within the 30 days preceding their death, reported forensic researchers from The...
Full Article


Dr. Launette Woolforde Named A National Certified Nurse Of The Year

Launette Woolforde, EdD, DNP, RN-BC, vice president of nursing education and professional development for Northwell Health and assistant professor at the Zucker School of Medi...
Full Article




   

Nursing Jobs


Nursing Instructor

Piedmont Technical College
National

Nursing Instructor

Piedmont Technical College
Faculty

Nursing Instructor

Piedmont Technical College
South Carolina

Full Time and Per Diem Registered Nurses

SecureMD
California

Director of Nursing Programs

Reading Area Community College
Pennsylvania

Director of Nursing Programs

Reading Area Community College
National

More Jobs