Nurses Behind The Scenes


As nurses, like other healthcare workers. We play an important role for successful patient outcomes. Nurses are said to be the anchor of the unit, and are capable of functioning in all capacities. We do not prescribe, unless we hold an advanced degree as in the case of the Nurse Practitioners (NP). Nonetheless, we are […]

Understanding Shingles


    ‘‘>[/af_link]​ What Causes It  Herpes zoster, also called shingles Is an infection caused by the varicella virus (VZV). An individual contracts chicken pox, which is the primary source of infection. The chicken pox virus then becomes dormant in the dorsal ganglia of the spinal cord. After this stage, the virus may resurface in […]