Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day: Choices

“Don’t underestimate the odds of your future pains by overestimating the value of your present pleasures.”Dan Gilbert During a TED Talks titled “Why We Make Bad Decisions”, I couldn’t help but feel ashamed at how careless we can be when making decisions for ourselves. In a world that is ever-changing and options are endless, we… Continue reading Quote of the Day: Choices

Holistic Living and Wellness

Top 5 Things Your Job’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Should Have

As I continue my quest in occupational health nursing, I’ve come to agree with idea that a healthy employee is a productive employee. Think about it, if you had to deal with complex and stressful issues both inside and outside of work, wouldn’t that eventually affect your work performance? Most large organizations recognize that the… Continue reading Top 5 Things Your Job’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Should Have

The Nurses Lounge

“I See Your Call Light is On…How Can I Help You?”

As I approached the door, I sighed heavily and entered hesitantly. I can't recall the exact number of times I went inside that room during my first overnight shifts as a new nurse, but I could've sworn I noticed an imprint of my sneakers forming in the floor. Throughout that night, this patient had an… Continue reading “I See Your Call Light is On…How Can I Help You?”