Category Archives: Nursing

Let’s Continue…..

So far we’ve talked about reasons I’ve heard for becoming a nurse. Now let’s start with basic nursing care. Basic nursing care includes recording a patient’s temperature, respirations, heart rate and blood pressure (called taking their “vital signs”). This is … Continue reading

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jokes and cartoons about nursing

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Why do you want to become a nurse part 3

In this post I’ll talk about the last 2 reasons I’ve heard I want to marry a doctor and I want to make a lot of money I can respond to both of these quite easily….give me a break!!!!! In … Continue reading

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Why do you want to become a nurse?

In my last post, I discussed becoming a nurse because you want to help people/make a difference in someone’s life. Next up is: “My mother/grandmother/aunt/sister was (or is) a nurse.” Folks giving this reason usually have at least some idea … Continue reading

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Let’s start at the beginning…

Let’s start at the beginning. Why do you want to become a nurse? Here are some typical responses to that question: I want to help people/make a difference in someone’s life. My mother/grandmother/sister/aunt was a nurse I want to marry … Continue reading

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Who am I?

Greetings all! Janet here, ready to talk with you about becoming a nurse. I’ll talk about myself this time so you know what my background is and whether or not I know what I’m talking about. I usually do, but … Continue reading

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