Welcome to the first 2016 installment of Nurse Chronicles. If you missed the fourth edition, click here https://ceufast.com/blog/ceufast-nurse-chronicles-volume-4. Nurse Chronicles is about creating a space where nurses can talk about the good the bad and the ugly.
We're not too far into 2016, and many of us nurses are looking to it as a fresh new start and a brand new lease on life.
Just one problem.
As many of you know, the inspiration and motivation to keep up with your new year hopes and dreams often dies out before you’ve even had the chance to make a dent in them.
This image was provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities.
As health professionals, many have heard a lot of buzz about the Zika Virus. It’s a disease that’s not exactly new, but the details as to “where” the virus is showing up and “how” it’s transmitted have taken a drastic turn.