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Nurses in Wuhan, China, wearing protective gear give a thumbs up after shaving off their hair.

Chinese nurses heading to Wuhan are shaving their heads to treat coronavirus patients because long hair can spread the disease

The nurses made the sacrifice with a smile before shipping out from other parts of China to face the virus.
Babies at Jackson Health System maternity hospitals in Miami wear Super Bowl-themed onesies.

Newborns at Miami hospitals are being dressed in Super Bowl LIV outfits, including referee onesies and football hats

The Miami Super Bowl Committee, which donated the outfits, pointed out that the babies are "aLIVe just in time for Super Bowl LIV."

This 40-second video shows what it’s like inside a Chinese hospital treating the Wuhan virus

A 40-second video shows the conditions inside a Chinese hospital treating patients with the Wuhan virus
Your doctors and nurses might be burned out.

Half of all US nurses and doctors are burned out — and they say the healthcare system is to blame

The causes of burnout include unmanageable work loads, inadequate technology, and a lack of support.

A nurse’s viral TikTok video about how to prevent STDs is sparking conversations about prejudice in medicine

The video has over 5 million views on Twitter, and it's prompting people to talk about judgement and prejudice in the medical profession.
Abby Lockhart, a nurse on ER played by Maura Tierney.

Nurses reveal the meaning of code words they use that patients don’t understand

Want to be a better-informed patient? We compiled a list of the code words a nurse would use and exactly what they mean.
Nurse practitioners are in high demand, but some state laws bar them from practicing without doctor supervision.

The 10 worst states to be a nurse practitioner

Nurse practitioners are among the fastest growing jobs in the US, and in high demand in rural areas that lack enough doctors.

Nurses reveal the 7 questions you should never be afraid to ask your doctor

Nurses suggest patients advocate for themselves, as diagnostic errors (or mistakes doctors can make with treatment) affect 1 in 20 adults each year.
Male doctors are 40% more likely to die from suicide than non-physicians.

Some of the jobs most at risk for suicide and depression are the most important to society. Here’s a rundown of mental-health risks fo...

Veterinarians and humanitarian workers among the professions that stand out for their impact on mental health.
"Sexualizing any profession that's mostly women may feel harmless, but it's creating a caricature."

‘Sexy nurse’ costumes demean one of the most in-demand professions in American life — and they’re a bestseller on Amazon right...

Healthcare workers say sexualized depictions of nurses perpetuate stereotypes of their job, and that it may increase harassment.