From our last post, you know that nurses often encounter certain work risks and challenges even if their job seems to be easy. Sometimes they even suffer from different illnesses as a result of their hard work. These difficulties may be really harmful to their health. However, not only these points are controversial and make students think well before entering a medical school. Unfortunately, there are many ethical problems which occur almost every day. Nurses have to overcome them, as not only their own and their patients’ health depends on it. This is a huge responsibility, and not everyone is ready to deal with typicalRead More →

It is true that nursing is not as safe and easy as many of us may think. Very often, people who work in this sphere face many challenges and risks. Only the most experienced and strongest of them can cope with these issues easily. In the modern world, when many different infections are spread, being a hospital worker may be even dangerous for health although the majority of the staff try to protect themselves from the harmful impact. As we have already explained, working in the medical sphere for a long time may result in some chronic diseases and disorder. Nevertheless, it is essential toRead More →

Like many other professions, nursing may have some pitfalls and challenges which affect person’s health, both physical and mental. Statistics proves that medical workers are vulnerable to many diseases which appear as a result of their lifestyle and workload. Even such things as a schedule of shifts may influence their condition. Unfortunately, many of nurses have to deal with chronic and grave illnesses after ending their professional career. Although these people work in the sphere of healthcare, they often cannot protect themselves, and sacrifice their health and well-being while helping others. We have selected the most typical and widespread illnesses which nurses face. You canRead More →

As modern medicine faces thousands of issues, many people, involved in this sphere, complain that they have low salaries but have to cope with long working hours. It is not a myth that nurses have to work overtime. Sometimes they are not even paid for it. Probably, the most significant thing which stops many teenagers from entering medical schools is a prospect to spend all their time on work and take no breaks while tackling complicated cases and helping patients. Of course, not everyone would agree with it. It is the common stereotype that nurses have to forget about private life because of too heavyRead More →

Undoubtedly, every healthcare system depends on the quality of nursing. It is impossible to provide good service for patients in case staff in hospital fulfills their duties ineffectively. If any unexpected problem or mistake in the work process occurs, as a rule these people are blamed. However, people who are not specialists in medicine rarely understand and take into account the challenges which an ordinary medical worker faces. Tons of such issues exist, and they sometimes have a global character, which means that these problems are widespread in the whole world, and dozens of countries have to fight against them. In most cases, things whichRead More →