Nursing

Nursing is a healthcare profession that focuses on the care of individuals and their families to help them recover from illness and maintain optimal health and quality of life.
Nursing Profession

In most countries throughout the world, the practice of nursing is regulated by national or state law to keep the practice standards high. As such, an individual wishing to enter and continue in the profession is required to pass certain education and training requirement set by the government.

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New study advances the understanding of genetic basis of autism

New study advances the understanding of genetic basis of autism

Her brother landed in a nursing home. She was sued over his bill.

Her brother landed in a nursing home. She was sued over his bill.

University of Arizona researcher receives Trailblazer Award to explore radar technology for fall risk analysis

University of Arizona researcher receives Trailblazer Award to explore radar technology for fall risk analysis

Hackensack Meridian Health becomes second in the world to implant Impella Bridge-to-Recovery heart pump

Hackensack Meridian Health becomes second in the world to implant Impella Bridge-to-Recovery heart pump

Antiviral drugs in combination with antibody therapies could help protect people from the flu pandemic

Antiviral drugs in combination with antibody therapies could help protect people from the flu pandemic

Buy and bust: Collapse of private equity-backed rural hospitals mired employees in medical bills

Buy and bust: Collapse of private equity-backed rural hospitals mired employees in medical bills

UT Nursing awarded $3.7M grant  to provide quality mental health care services to rural communities

UT Nursing awarded $3.7M grant to provide quality mental health care services to rural communities

$13 million PCORI funding aims to support the study of fracture prevention strategies for osteoporosis

$13 million PCORI funding aims to support the study of fracture prevention strategies for osteoporosis

E-cigarette use may help people decrease their dependence on combustible cigarettes

E-cigarette use may help people decrease their dependence on combustible cigarettes

Watch: How nursing homes put friends and families on the hook for residents’ debts

Watch: How nursing homes put friends and families on the hook for residents’ debts

Mount Sinai and Regeneron Genetics Center launch a new human genome sequencing research project

Mount Sinai and Regeneron Genetics Center launch a new human genome sequencing research project

Pressure ulcers' number and severity found to be underreported by U.S. nursing homes

Pressure ulcers' number and severity found to be underreported by U.S. nursing homes

NSF-funded institute at Georgetown University aims to advance research around viral emergence

NSF-funded institute at Georgetown University aims to advance research around viral emergence

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

Mount Sinai receives $500,000 SU2C grant to identify therapeutic combinations for KRAS-mutant lung cancers

Mount Sinai receives $500,000 SU2C grant to identify therapeutic combinations for KRAS-mutant lung cancers

Research reveals a gut-brain pathway that contributes to the development of Alzheimer’s disease

Research reveals a gut-brain pathway that contributes to the development of Alzheimer’s disease

Does loneliness affect the brain and heart?

Does loneliness affect the brain and heart?

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Elevated stress during the pandemic impacted the quality of life for kids with headache disorders

Elevated stress during the pandemic impacted the quality of life for kids with headache disorders

Discovery could prevent insulin resistance and have significant benefits for people with type 2 diabetes

Discovery could prevent insulin resistance and have significant benefits for people with type 2 diabetes