Nurselife

Gamifying Health Literacy in Rural Areas


This week, I celebrated my thirty-ninth year as a practicing United States, registered nurse. My nursing practice has primarily been in urban settings and academic institutions. I have been fortunate to work and teach in the state of Massachusetts, which was...

Explainers

Exploring the Evidence for Water Birth


Water birth is proving an increasingly popular choice for many labouring women, yet controversy remains about its benefits and, above all, its safety. Why are Water Births Becoming So Popular? Water births, or water immersion in labour, first became popular...