Myasthenia Gravis with podcast

myasthenia gravis

Myasthenia Gravis: Nurses and nursing students find that they need to learn and stay up on autoimmune disorders.  In this article we will outline Myasthenia gravis in the hopes of keeping the current information up to date for the nursing field. Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disorder. Autoimmune in short means that the body is attacking itself.  This disorder is […]

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Normal and Adventitious Lung Sounds tutorial for nursing students

Normal and Adventitious Lung Sounds   What are lung sounds Lungs sounds are the same as breath sounds or respiratory sounds, these sounds can be heard (auscultated) on the anterior (front) and posterior (back) of the patients chest wall using a stethoscope. Normal Breath Sounds Normal lung sounds are classified as bronchial, tracheal, or bronchovesicular. When documenting the lung sounds, […]

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Adrenal Fatigue or a Thyroid Problem?

Adrenal Fatigue or a Thyroid Problem? Endocrineinfo.com     Everybody experiences tiredness at times. After a long day, kicking off your shoes, collapsing on to the sofa and dozing off within minutes is actually perfectly normal. What isn’t normal however, is a feeling that you’re constantly tired.   Struggling to maintain your current routine, coupled with poor clarity in thinking, […]

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Nurses eating their young

Nurses eating their young…………. An old topic revisited A friend sent me a link to a random website having to do with nursing careers.  In this link there was an article written by a nurse.  The article was very disenchanting in that this nurse admitted to eating his/her young and attempted to justify the reason why they made sure they […]

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