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Apple’s Week Proves Being Rich Doesn’t Matter

<i>This is</i> Fortune’s <i>weekly roundup of the biggest Apple news this week. To see last week’s roundup, click here.</i><p>It was supposed to be a big week for …

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Brisbane nurse saves man who fell onto railway tracks - video

A trainee nurse in Australia rescues a man who fell onto railway tracks at a Brisbane station. CCTV footage shows the 56-year-old man stumbling onto …

From a Young Doctor: A Tribute to Nurses

It was my first shift as an emergency medicine intern, and I was terrified. I was assigned to the "Fast Track" area of the Mass General ER -- a section designated for those with straightforward issues: lacerations, sprained ankles, etc. Overnight, though, I would be the only doctor in that area. I …


To Oncology Nurses, From a Seasoned Patient

I don't have a degree in medicine. I have not taken the rigorous classes you have taken. I cannot start an IV, take a pulse, identify a rash, or properly dress a wound. I have my degree in English. That means I can point out grammatical errors on restaurant menus, but measuring medicine into a vial …


Hero nurse helps save newborn baby and mother in Moore

Nurse Cheryl Stoepker of the Moore Medical Center explains how she protected a newborn child and his mother as the tornado wreaked havoc on the hospital building they hid inside.

I want to be a nurse. What will my salary be?

And there are jobs out there. The Canadian Nurses Association predicts a shortage of some 60,000 registered nurses by 2022

Beyond the Bedside: The Changing Role of Today's Nurses

The nursing role is rapidly evolving as nurses are tasked with an even wider range of health care responsibilities. Caring for the sick has certainly gotten more complicated. Hospitals are understaffed. Budgets are tight.<p>The graying of our society -- plus growing rates of diabetes, obesity, and …

Nursing on the Front Line

A look at the history of nursing in the US Army including the establishment of the US Army Nurse Corps

Are nurse practitioners the cure for B.C.'s family doctor shortage?

Rosemary Graham remembers her first shift as one of the province's pioneering nurse practitioners as if it were yesterday.<p>After many years doing just about everything at a nurse's station in Dawson City, Ms. Graham was in the big city, reporting for work at the Evergreen Community Health Centre in …

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