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2014-05-06 23:09:17

The largest peer-to-peer online networking site for nurses and nursing students announces the launch of its “Thank a Nurse” initiative – just in time for National Nurse Appreciation Week,

Honoring Nurses With National Nurse Week
2012-05-07 04:34:50

“Thank you.” These are the words you can tell a nurse this week during National Nurse Week 2012. National Nurse Week is celebrated from May 6, National Nurses Day, to May 12, modern nursing founder Florence Nightingale’s birthday.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.