Providing Excellence in Nursing Care

The Power of Hugs

A recent study by Medscape showed that nurses like to hug more than any other profession–and patients love receiving those hugs. For some patients, it is the only time they get touched, so it’s a welcome moment when they’re feeling sick or down hearted. Patients often present their inner child to a health care provider,

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Daylight Savings Time

It was so interesting, this week, that I naturally started waking an hour earlier than normal. That’s a result of my pineal gland and my eyes working, making up my own body’s response to the sun rising earlier in the morning. As the earth rotates and tips around the sun, our bodies spring forward naturally

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