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Proving CAPABLE

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At a relatively small cost, elders could be made more self-reliant and healthy and also less depressed, suggest the preliminary findings of a home-intervention pilot led by Sarah L. Szanton of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing.
23-Feb-2015 10:45 AM EST

Hopkins Nursing Ranks 3rd in Online Graduate Nursing Programs

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The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) ranks number 3 among the nation’s online graduate nursing programs, according to U.S. News & World Report. The school’s leap from 24th place affirms the level of excellence and leadership given not...
7-Jan-2015 9:20 AM EST

To Sleep, Perchance to Dream of a Cure

Sleep-deprived rats on chemotherapy drug Paclitaxal had worse side effects (extra rest later had no effect); religious beliefs can lead cancer patients to better care.
16-Dec-2014 7:00 AM EST

At End of Life, Hope Program Offers a Time to Refocus

Rather than creating false hope in patients very likely beyond a cure, Johns Hopkins nurse-led effort helps make final months, weeks, days, or hours worth living.
9-Dec-2014 7:00 AM EST

Living Organ Donors: A Chance to Give and to Receive

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At Johns Hopkins Hospital, transplants mean new life for those with no other match and for nurses who couldn’t bear to stand by.
8-Dec-2014 10:30 AM EST

Ebola's Arrival Forced Open the Door on Nursing Ethics

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As Ebola raises difficult questions, ethics trailblazers answer with a road map for 21st-century nursing
4-Dec-2014 8:30 AM EST

Microfinance Program—Pigs for Peace—Also Improves Mental Health Symptoms for Women in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Women and families in rural areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been beaten down physically and mentally by years of war, poverty, and violence, but a Johns Hopkins School of Nursing researcher and her team suggest that a baby pig...
3-Dec-2014 9:00 AM EST

Online Course Brings Dementia Care Home

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Without the proper understanding of dementia, the person, and the day-to-day challenges with care and accompanying behavioral issues, stress can quickly remove the glow from a happy time. An online course offers help.
1-Dec-2014 10:30 AM EST

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