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COVID-19: Caring for your patients and yourself

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Journal The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak continues to evolve. New cases in the United States have been...

Hands: Keep them clean

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today It's National Handwashing Awareness Week, so what better time to remind everyone about the importance of hand...

Nurses meet homeless patients where they live…on the street

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today When you don’t know where your next meal will come from or where you’re going to sleep...

Continuing care without walls

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today This long-term care option definitely got my attention…for my older relatives and also for myself in the...

Easing pain—mindfully

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today Chronic pain can be all-consuming. I’ve witnessed it first hand with a friend of mine who was...

NP with breast cancer: “Listen to your patients”

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today In 2015, Bridgett Spillers, FNP-C, was diagnosed with HER2-positive breast cancer. Bridgett recently shared a bit of...

Acute flaccid myelitis: Questions and possible answers

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today Researchers are working hard to answer several questions about acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). Some recent information seems...

3 tips to lessen stress

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today A new book by Dr. Rangan Chatterjee called The Stress Solution offers some advice that you might...

STI cases reach record high

By Julie Cullen, Managing Editor, American Nurse Today The United States is experiencing an alarming rise in cases of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This is...

Male breast cancer: Putting a spotlight on a rare condition

Efforts to fight breast cancer have been ongoing for years, and for good reason: It’s the leading second cause of cancer death in women....