Looking for ways to control the impact stress has on the brain?
There’s no question: Nursing is a stressful occupation. It’s not just the sheer volume of patients, the frenetic pace, and the operational and fiscal expectations weighing nurses down. The pain, suffering, and death they experience daily cuts deeper. In fact, a study in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine found that 24% of ICU nurses and 14% of general nurses tested positive for symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). read more here: http://nursegrid.com/nursing-negative-brain-control/
They call themselves Nemo (“just keep swimming”) and Tremors. They’re fighting the odds to get their college degree while struggling with severe illness. And they have a moving message for all you #nurses out there. Find out more on our blog, at blog.nurserecruiter.com!