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  • The Role of a Certified Nurse- Midwife One of the opportunities for graduates of our online Masters in Nursing degree program is to become a Certified Nurse Midwife. Learn the role of the CNM in the infographic ...
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  • Oral Health Oral Health is fundamental to overall health, well-being, and quality of life. A healthy mouth enables people to eat, speak, and socialize without pain, discomfort, or embarrassment. Pain from ...
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  • Chemotherapy Nurses From the very word, chemotherapy, we can say that these nurses deal with cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. But to be specific, what are their duties and responsibilities, what ...
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  • Why Do We Need to Invest in the Young People? "If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children."--Mahatma Gandhi "This world demands the qualities of youth: not a time of life but a state ...
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  • Having Sore Eyes Who among us did not even once have sore eyes? We all know how painful it felt and dreaded the days when we undergone having this. But what is this ...
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  • Crucial Qualities to Make a Good Nurse Being a nurse requires certain qualities which are needed in order to fulfill the duties with success. These are qualities that are crucial in delivering quality patient care and services ...
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  • Sample Habits of Becoming a Nurse Nursing profession requires certain characteristics which are needed in becoming successful in this profession. These characteristics are important tools in this journey of nursing career. Have an organizational skills.This ...
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  • What is Ebola? With global concern on Ebola, it is important to know what it is, its signs and symptoms and how to treat and prevent someone on having this. According to authorities ...
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  • Importance of Breast Self-Examination and Breast Cancer Prevention Let us first define what is breast cancer? It is a cancer that starts from cells of the breast. It is the most common cancer diagnosed in women. There are ...
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  • What is Heat stroke and how to Deal with it? Heat stroke is the most severe form of heat illness when the body overheats and cannot cool down. The body cannot take off the excessive heat by sweating because of ...
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  • What is Poliomyelitis? DefinitionPolio is a contagious viral illness that, in its most severe form, causes paralysis, difficulty of breathing, and sometimes even death. A suspect case of polio is defined as ...
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  • What is Rabies? Rabies is 100% fatal but 100% preventable… Rabies is a zoonosis, a disease that is transmitted from animals to humans that is caused by a virus. It is transmitted through ...
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  • Erik Erikson’s Theory of Psychosocial Development AKA Erik Homburger Erikson Born: June 15, 1902 Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany Died: May 12, 1994 Location of death: Harwich, MA Cause of death: unspecified Religion: Jewish Race or Ethnicity: White Occupation: Psychologist Nationality: United States Executive summary: Eight Stages of Childhood Psychosocial development as articulated by Erik Erikson describes eight developmental stages through which a healthily developing human should pass from infancy to late adulthood. In each stage the person confronts, and hopefully masters, new challenges. Each stage builds on the successful completion of earlier stages. The challenges of stages not successfully completed may be expected to reappear as problems in the future. Psychosocial Development Stages Summary  Stage  Basic Conflict  Important Events  Outcome  Infancy (birth to 18 months ...
    Posted Dec 19, 2012, 6:46 PM by RNpedia.com Administration
  • Mammography DefinitionMammography is a radiographic technique used to detect breast cysts or tumors, especially those not palpable on physical examination. In xeromammography, a specially charged plate records the radiographic images and transfers them to a special paper. Biopsy of suspicious areas may be required to confirm malignancy. Although 90% to 95% of malignant breast tumors can be detected by mammography, this test produces many false positive results. Mammography may follow such screening procedures as ultrasonography or thermography. Purpose To screen for malignant breast tumors.To investigate breast masses, breast pain, or nipple discharge.To differentiate between benign breast disease and malignant tumors.To monitor patients with breast cancer who are treated with breast-conserving surgery and radiation. Procedure Patient Preparation ...
    Posted Dec 19, 2012, 6:36 PM by RNpedia.com Administration
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