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20,000 California nurses go on strike over Ebola fears

11/19/2014 - Close to 20,000 California nurses walked off the job on Tuesday in protest of working conditions that they and their union say are inadequate for protecting against Ebola. Reuters reports that the two-day strike occurred at 86 hospitals and clinics operated by Kaiser Permanente, as well as two hospitals...

Nurses threaten to stage strikes to protest lack of protection while treating Ebola patients

11/12/2014 - It's about to get much harder to treat Ebola patients in the United States, if nurses nationwide are prepared to walk off their jobs because they feel that they aren't being adequately protected from contracting the virus. As reported by Reuters, a nurses union based in California announced October...

Dallas hospital nurses threatened with being fired if they talked to the press about the horrifying lapses in Ebola containment

11/10/2014 - A nurse's union is claiming that healthcare workers who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian national who became the first Ebola patient on U.S. soil, were told by hospital administrators to keep quiet about treatment conditions at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital or they would be fired. As...

85% of U.S. hospitals have provided virtually no Ebola treatment training to nurses

11/4/2014 - Out of the 76 healthcare workers who crossed paths with deceased Ebola victim Thomas Duncan at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, two have come down with the disease. If the disease would have been properly identified the first time Duncan went to the hospital, more precautions could...

92% of nurses say their hospital has no plans in place to properly equip isolation rooms during Ebola outbreak

10/30/2014 - A national nursing union says it has been hearing from healthcare professionals all around the country since the Dallas Ebola outbreak, and most say their hospitals are simply not equipped or prepared to handle anyone who may contract the disease. National Nurses United, which held a conference call...

When Ebola comes to your town, will there be any nurses or doctors willing to treat it?

10/29/2014 - Uncertainty over the validity of the information regarding the Ebola virus being put out by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has led to outright fear among a growing number of American healthcare workers, and many of them are simply refusing to take care of the latest patient in New York...

Consumption of tree nuts reduces women's risk of pancreatic cancer

11/14/2013 - The main article in my source list had a red flag: It was from the International Tree Nut Council Nutrition Research & Education Foundation (INC NREF) located in the area of Davis, California. That seemed like a conflict of interest. But further research revealed that INC NREF had basically posted...

Chinese adults hire wet nurses to provide human breast milk on demand as 'Mother Nature's smoothie'

8/29/2013 - The South China Morning Post is now reporting that adults in China are paying good money to breastfeed on wet nurses who are well paid for providing their milk. The wet nurses are paid around US$2,700 per month, and clients are offered the ability to consume the beverage directly. As in mammary consumption. (Pause...

Socialist medicine in decline: One quarter of all Canadian nurses say they wouldn't recommend their own hospitals

4/29/2013 - The working conditions, quality of care being provided, cleanliness, and overall operating procedures at Canada's thousands of government-run healthcare facilities appear to be in major need of reform, according to the findings of a new investigative survey. As reported by Canada's CBC News, roughly...

Hospitals illegally firing nurses for refusing flu vaccines in violation of state law, Civil Rights Act

1/22/2013 - If you live in the United States and work in the healthcare field, your personal freedom to make your own healthcare decisions may soon be on the chopping block, that is if it has not already been nixed. According to reports, an increasing number of hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country...

Lack of quality care provided by doctors and nurses may worsen prognosis of patients with serious complications, study shows

10/6/2012 - A recent study headed by Dr. Jeroen Ludikhuize at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam determined that a majority of inner hospital crisis situations could have been avoided with closer attention to obvious patient deterioration. Crisis situations studied were unplanned ICU (intensive care unit)...

Nurses Exposed to Toxic Cleaning Chemicals in Hospitals; Cancer Risk Elevated

9/11/2008 - Nurses are exposed to a wide variety of toxic chemicals and radiation in the course of their jobs, and the degree of this exposure correlates with their risk of cancer, asthma, miscarriages and birth defects, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the American Nurses Association, the Environmental...

Nurses launch national "Scrubs for SiCKO" campaign to endorse universal health care following Michael Moore's film

7/2/2007 - Starting June 29th, the launch day of the SiCKO documentary, nurses, doctors and other health care practitioners are launching a national campaign to urge support for a shift to a universal health care system. They'll be handing out flyers and recruiting people to support a campaign to shift America...

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