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News Article: "When It’s the Nurse Who Needs Looking After"

Posted over 7 years ago by Jean Aertker

An interesting article in the New York Times by Pauline Chen, MD about the health of caring professionals. Nursing ranks among the worst occupations in terms of work-related injuries, and nearly half of all nurses struggle with lower back pain in a given year. Now research shows that when nurses suffer, so do their patients. READ THE FULL ARTICLE