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Nurses Challenge Climate Change

The Nurses Climate Challenge is a national campaign to mobilize nurses to educate 50,000 health professionals on the impacts of climate change on human health. Health care is at the frontline of climate change, bearing the costs of increased disease prevalence and more frequent extreme […]

Listen Carefully… The Veterans Administration Is Already Engaged in Privatization

Ahead of Robert Willkie’s confirmation as the new Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Trump loyalists at the agency took aggressive steps to purge or reassign staff members perceived to be disloyal to President Trump and his agenda for veterans, according to multiple people […]

Nurses Call on Drafting Committee to Endorse Medicare for All and Oppose TPP

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”off” sticky=”off” align=”left” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_image][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Asking “whose life doesn’t matter,” National Nurses United Executive Director RoseAnn DeMoro late Friday called on members of the Democratic […]

NNU’s RN & Co-President Deborah Burger NLRB Trial

 RN and Co-President of National Nurses United Deborah Burger talks about the National Labor Relations Board trial against Tennessee-based Community Health Systems/CHS the nation’s largest for-profit hospital chain.

Dr. Linda Bark talks holistic medicine for nurses and their patients.

 How do nurses meet their patients “where they are”? Is the patient the expert? Combining medicine and holistic care is opening up new ways for patients to heal. Dr. Linda Bark talks nurse coaching at upcoming Bay Area American Holistic Nurses Association workshop  

Imagine a future where people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) won’t need to take insulin for months, possibly years, at a time thanks to a small implant.

This week on Nurse Talk, Dr. Julia Greenstein, V.P. of Discovery Research for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation talks about the groundbreaking therapy called Encapsulation. The therapy is showing great promise for persons living with Type 1 Diabetes. The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is the […]

Single Payer Healthcare Is Not Pie In The Sky

 Executive Director Of Minnesota Nurses Association, Rose Roach gives the best explanation of what a Single Payer Healthcare System is. It starts with “people over profits”. Listen to this short, powerful, achievable solution.

When I’m 64! What to do about Medicare

“Will you still need me when I’m 64”? Nurse Talk’s Healthcare In America Reporter, Donna Smith gives us the basics about how and when to sign up for Medicare. Fun fact: every day there are 10,000 ‘baby boomers’ turning 65! You know who you are!! […]