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  • Instituting Controversial Bans on Hiring Smokers

    By Anny Su, BSN, RNApproximately 45.3 million people smoke in the U. S. (CDC, 2008) Many of these smokers seek employment in healthcare institutions. Within the past 6 years, healthcare institutions have stepped up to challenge this unhealthy behavior by instituting controversial bans on hiring smokers with the goal of stigmatizing smoking ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on March 25, 2014
  • Get Your Pink Glove Groove On!

    From funny skits breaking into sillier dance routines to hundreds of very carefully and cleverly choreographed productions, nurses from all corners of the U.S., Canada — and this year Panama as well — are submitting their videos for Medline's third annual Pink Glove Dance video competition to raise breast cancer awareness. For more ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on August 7, 2013
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 12

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the 12th installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 12: Hair Loss as a Family Event December 3, 2011 My sister-in-law, a very compassionate ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on April 23, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 11

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the 11th installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 11: The Dog Wins November 20, 2011 Day number two following ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on April 17, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 9

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the ninth installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 9: Against All Odds November 10, 2011 I saw my wonderful medical oncologist. He has ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on April 3, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 8

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the eighth installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 8: A Sixth Sense November 7, 2011 Mood swings. Up and down. Up and down. Trying to ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on March 27, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 7

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the seventh installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 7: Worthwhile Adjustments November 4, 2011 Four days out from my surgery. Still ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on March 20, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 6

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the sixh installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 6: A Rare Occurence November 3, 2011 I received the news yesterday. Waiting by the phone, ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on March 14, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 5

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the fifth installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey. Entry 5: Down, But Not Out November 2, 2011 Red-hot fiery anger.  That’s what I’m ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on March 6, 2012
  • Every Step of the Way: A Nurse's Cancer Diary - Entry 4

    Nancy Cohen, BSN, RN, has graciously shared her personal journal, in which she writes about doing battle with cancer for the second time in her life. This is the fourth installment of a weekly blog that will enable readers to join her on the journey.  Entry 4: The Waiting Game October 29, 2011 I’m going back to that dark place; that ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on February 28, 2012
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