First impressions are crucial! In both formal and informal settings, the way you present yourself in those first 5 to 15 seconds can have lasting effects. Unfortunately, sometimes you don’t even have the chance to personally make that first impression. Your potential employers and clients will be making this decision without you even being in […]
How to Treat Eating Disorders
Eating disorders are serious mental health illnesses that can have profound physical and psychological effects on individuals of all ages. Eating disorders can be heartbreaking for both the victim and their friends and family. Thankfully, patients have multiple treatment options when it comes to the main two eating disorders, anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. These […]
How to Handle Grief After Losing a Patient
Grieving is a natural process, and everyone reacts differently to loss. The grieving process can be irregular and unpredictable. Handling grief after losing a patient can be difficult, especially if you’re unaware you are grieving. People who are associated with the medical field often experience professional burnout. A nursing career can be incredibly rewarding, but […]
What are the Most Common Types of Eating Disorders?
Eating disorders impact close to 30 million people in the United States alone. That is around 9% of the USA’s population, and this percentage doesn’t even consider all of the family members these disorders affect, as well. As you can see, eating disorders are dangerous and prevalent. Residential Eating Disorder Facilities are growing every year, […]
What is an Eating Disorder?
In the simplest of terms, an eating disorder is a very serious condition that is related to eating behaviors that negatively impact the health and emotion of the individual. Due to the emotional and behavioral consequences, eating disorders majorly affect the ability to function in many aspects of normal, everyday life. One common misconception that […]
Fall 2022 Nursing Award Recipient: Fermin Abac, LVN
NurseRegistry is always excited to honor nurses that go above and beyond with the Melissa A. Fischer Nursing Award. Fermin Abac, LVN is a sought after nurse thanks to his constant dedication, hard work, and kindness. His ability to think outside the box and adapt to all types of environments has made him an even […]