Pride in my profession

If I ever were to recommend a movie, it would be Anzac Girls.  It’s a six-part, 2014 series that tells the story of five women serving in the Australian Army Nursing Service during the First World War. This movie also reminded me of the dignity and honor of...

An heroic, pioneering nurse/midwife

Here’s a fascinating oral history interview with one of Mary Breckinridge’s cousins.  Interview with Mary Marvin Breckinridge Patterson, May 13, 1978 –https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/ark:/16417/xt7xks6j411d Mary Carson Breckinridge (1881 – 1965)...

Brain injury, revisited

I recently reviewed articles about concussions and other types of brain injuries, and it got me thinking.  So, here are some background basics and some takeaways about what to do when a worker’s injury involves a concussion, including vestibular and balance...