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by Royston
Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Clinical Nursing Blog
Topic: Some Facts About Human Body
Replies: 7
Views: 10681

Re: Some Facts About Human Body

I loved all of your facts that you posted on the human body. It is important as nurses to know about the human body for many reasons. Our human body is a complex machine with many parts to it. When I studied the human body in anatomy and physiology course in my nursing school, I learned that the hum...
by Royston
Tue Aug 16, 2016 12:34 am
Forum: Nursing Inspirations, Jokes, and Quotes
Topic: Proud To Be A Real Nurse
Replies: 6
Views: 9891

Re: Proud To Be A Real Nurse

I am so happy that I am a nurse today for several reasons: 1. It is a growing and booming field in that there are lots and lots of options to choose from. 2. There are a lot of options to choose from when it comes to nursing specialties. 3. A lot of companies are hiring nurses that want them to do m...
by Royston
Wed Aug 03, 2016 7:31 pm
Forum: Specialty Nursing Discussion Forum
Topic: Nursing Specialties Availability Choices And Reason
Replies: 2
Views: 8820

Re: Nursing Specialties Availability Choices And Reason

Wow, this is such a wonderful forum post. It was well-written and had lots and lots of good information. Thank you so very much for doing such a good job with all of the research and information. Yes, nursing jobs and specialties have grown over the years and I for one am grateful for that. I am thr...
by Royston
Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Smoke from one mosquito coil equals 100 cigarettes—Study
Replies: 14
Views: 22603

Re: Smoke from one mosquito coil equals 100 cigarettes—Study

This is a very interesting forum post. I really liked reading about the article. I also liked the mosquito nets as a way to help keep people safe from mosquito's. I remember when I was little, I read a book in my school about people traveling to far off places and they had to sleep in a mosquito net...
by Royston
Tue Jul 05, 2016 12:31 am
Forum: Welcome Message To All Visitors
Topic: Tips On How to Prevent Malaria
Replies: 48
Views: 119688

Re: Tips On How to Prevent Malaria

Thank you for the tips on preventing malaria. I agree with everything that you have said. I would do the following things: 1. Use an insect spray so that the mosquitoes won't come near the person. One of the insect sprays that I like is called "OFF." 2. Wear clothing that does not attract mosquitoes...
by Royston
Tue Jun 28, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: LUTH CMD explains non-promotion of 71 nurses and allowance
Replies: 4
Views: 8924

Re: LUTH CMD explains non-promotion of 71 nurses and allowan

Urges workers to return to work, invokes ‘no work no pay’ rule The management of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, has explained its inability to meet the demands of striking nurses under the aegis of National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), LUTH Chapter...
by Royston
Wed Jan 13, 2016 6:01 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: War against Quack Nurses/Midwives: Nigeria
Replies: 3
Views: 18906

Re: War against Quack Nurses/Midwives: Nigeria

Yes this is an important issue. It is important for nurses to be trained, but as mentioned some nurses aids can be helpful and leave the nurses who have studied space and time to do their job. Can we not encourage these nurses aids to study? They should be able to complete a shorter program and be l...
by Royston
Fri Dec 11, 2015 5:35 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Prevention Is Better Than Cure
Replies: 7
Views: 9583

Re: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

Great advice Kunlee, thank you. Remember when you cover your mouth to use your elbow rather than your hand. We use our hands to touch people and others all the time, however the inner part of your elbow can easily reach your mouth and won't contaminate others.
by Royston
Wed Nov 11, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: 15 biggest contraception myths (and the truth)
Replies: 2
Views: 5367

Re: 15 biggest contraception myths (and the truth)

It's so important to create awareness about this topic. Apart from myths, people need to have access to birth control and it needs to be affordable.
by Royston
Tue Oct 20, 2015 10:38 am
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: What exactly is doctor looking for when takes a pap smear?
Replies: 7
Views: 10980

Re: What exactly is doctor looking for when takes a pap smea

Hello ,

For women , Doctor may ask if you are pregnant or has past pap smear problem .
Its a screening test for cancer. it may discomfort you and can cause little bleeding.
Everyone should be checked every 3 years for any cervix cancer signs