Hi everyone! I officially finished up my Summer II semester which consisted of Maternity & Peds and I thought I'd write a couple tips on how to survive these two classes. First of all, Maternity & Pediatrics are extremely difficult classes- I struggled with Maternity in particular just because there is so much to know … Continue reading Surviving Maternity & Peds!🤰👶
Somedays I just want to give up. Today is certainly one of them. Constantly studying day in and day out, missing weddings/graduations, family events, going days without makeup and keeping my hair is a sloppy bun while ignoring taking care myself entirely and still not seeing any progress in my grades has really got me … Continue reading Push Through 😞
Hey guys! I recently finished up my Spring II & Summer I block which consisted of 14 credits of (the dreaded) Medsurg I & II. I honestly felt super nervous on the first day of MedSurg just because I've heard so many horror stories about how it's considered a "weed out class" in nursing school. … Continue reading Surviving MedSurg 101📝
Cheers to officially being 6 months in and 2 weeks away from the halfway mark, but "BURNT OUT" is the only phrase that can 110% capture my feelings right now. The Summer I term has been absolutely killer. Two back to back 12 hour clinical days, 7 credits of MedSurg II, 2 credits of Pharm … Continue reading BURNT OUT🔥
Hi guys! I just uploaded a couple videos on YouTube with step by step instructions on how to solve NCLEX med math problems (flow rates mL/hr, microgtt/min, infusion time). First of all, I am no math expert. I have always been absolutely horrible at math so when I heard that there would be medmath on … Continue reading MedMath YouTube Series!
"You're incompetent. Don't touch him" I heard my patient's family member utter those words with anger and I felt my face flush with blood as I stared blankly, completely frozen with fear while trying to think about what I had just done. If you're wondering what it is that I did to cause this family … Continue reading “You’re incompetent”
So this morning I was trying to do some math and figure out what fraction of nursing school I've finished. 14 divided by 4 is 3.5? I guess cheers to almost being 1/3 a way into this program! Okay this is one is going to be short, I promise. Studying/Exams March officially began semester 2 … Continue reading Nursing School! Month 3/14