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Every Nurse Has a Secret

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 12.04.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

If you've ever been the patient or the family member who watched as a nurse's step quickened, or if you've ever seen a nurse magically get help, even if you never heard them ask for it, know that every single thing we do has a purpose. Know that your health is always our top concern.

If You're a Nurse, Be Someone's Superhero

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 10.27.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

For any nurse out there -- whether you're the nurse that loves to take care of the mother, or the nurse that really loves taking care of those babies (the good ones, and ones that like a little drama!) remember what we are all working for. We all want healthy moms, we all want healthy babies, and our patients need someone to fight for this.

Every Single Patient, Every Single Day: Before Ebola and After

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 10.24.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

I doubt there is any nurse out there that is just dying to take care of a patient infected with anything. But someone has to take care of them, and we will do so to the best of our abilities.

'I Want To Be a Labor Nurse'

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 12.07.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

When people from the outside look at labor and delivery, they see birth and babies and happiness. And that's true... it's like the icing on the cake after a lot of really hard work. But sometimes, the birth isn't what we thought it would be.

On The Grill: Chef Karl Marsh, Grill Master

Lesley Nagy | Posted 10.25.2014 | Taste
Lesley Nagy

Labor Day cookouts mean tending to the flames as part of the long holiday weekend tradition.

The Nurse With No Empathy

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 10.22.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

he lived in a very rural area, and did not have much family here. Honestly, she was very young, very poor and very uneducated. But here she was in front of me, flushed, sweating and swollen. I was still a new nurse, just off of orientation, but even I knew that something was very wrong

Not Just a STAT Section

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 10.20.2014 | Women
Shelly Lopez Gray

Even though I was not working triage that day, I knew to follow every other labor nurse as they ran towards the room. As I made my way in, I saw a mother lying there, soaking in a pool of dark red blood.

The Secret Work of Nurses

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 10.18.2014 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

I distinctly remember thinking that if a few more minutes had gone by, he wouldn't have been holding a camera.

13 Reasons Homemade Pizza Is Way Better Than Delivery

Spoon University | Posted 09.16.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

Delivery might be easier, but homemade will always take the cake (or dough, in this case).

10 Surprises From The First Days After Delivery

Meredith Bland | Posted 09.07.2014 | Parents
Meredith Bland

Almost every mother I know lost her shame at the hospital, and it's a darn good thing because you can't afford to have much of it when you're a mom.

Educator's Perspective: New Presentation Delivery Platforms

Sriya Chakravarti | Posted 08.02.2014 | Education
Sriya Chakravarti

It seems to me that the next generation of online presentations is the call of the hour and there is great hunger for new presentation technologies world wide both at academic and industry level.

'BREASTMILK,' a Documentary By Dana Ben-Ari, Premiers

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 07.08.2014 | Parents
Louise McCready Hart

Opening this week in New York is Breastmilk, the first documentary on nursing that follows five new mothers as they navigate the uncharted waters of breastfeeding.

The U.S. Postal Service Can Be Saved!

Martin Shapiro | Posted 07.06.2014 | Books
Martin Shapiro

In the not-too-distant future, the United States' lower airspace will be abuzz with all manner of pilotless delivery UAVs, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, commonly called drones.

Dave Jamieson

Meet The Real Amazon Drones

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.24.2014 | Business

An employee loads a truck with boxes to be shipped at the Amazon.com, Inc. distribution center in Phoenix, Ariz., on Nov. 26, 2012. (David Paul Morris...

Our Most Regrettable Delivery Orders Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 02.24.2014 | Taste

We made terrible mistakes so you don't have to.

eBay Now in a Race to Beat Amazon to Your Doorstep

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.30.2014 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Drones vs. valets? Game on. Let the race to my doorstep begin.

I Won't Judge What You Do With Your Privates, If You Don't Judge What I Do With Mine

Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo | Posted 03.19.2014 | Parents
Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo

It doesn't matter to me whether I gave birth via vaginal delivery or Cesarean section. It doesn't matter to me whether I gave birth with the help of (FDA approved) drugs or just the soothing smell of lavender. In the end, I did what any mother would do. I gave birth.

What to Expect When She's Expectorating: A Guide to Childbirth for Men

Floyd Elliot | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Floyd Elliot

It's her day. Sure, they say that about a woman's wedding day, her quinceañera, hell maybe her last teeth-cleaning, but the difference, and an important one, is this: on none of those occasions did she find herself occupied with pushing a human the size of a young pumpkin out of her body via an egress the size of an kumquat.

5 Myths About Labor and Delivery

Abby Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Abby Miller

An intensive labor makes us feel that much tougher, and the bonds with our babies that much stronger. We may complain it's unfair that men don't have to go through all of the trials and tribulations of pregnancy, labor and delivery, but sometimes I wonder if they might be a little envious of the journey we get to experience.

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part III

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 10.06.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Within the past year, several companies have decided to tackle the growing segment of the population that wants to cook at home, but needs a little help selecting a recipe and delivering pre-portion-sized groceries.

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part II

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 08.02.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Cooking at home has never been more appealing--everyone knows cooking at home is healthier, less expensive, and infinitely more satisfying than eating out or takeout. But have you tried selecting a recipe online lately?

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part I

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Within the past year, several companies are tackling the growing segment of the population that wants to cook at home, but needs a little help.

Local Businesses Growing With Gen D (Generation Delivery)

Jed Kleckner | Posted 07.20.2013 | Small Business
Jed Kleckner

Today, on-demand delivery is common for busy professionals and urbanites with a couple of clicks on a web site or through the tap of an app. Delivery helps drive revenue for local businesses, such as restaurants, across the U.S. by reaching more customers in the neighborhood. This new delivery focused mindset makes up Gen D -- the delivery generation.

About Leadership: We Keep Our Promises

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

This notion of a company that makes promises and keeps its promises is a very useful one. Whether internally or externally. It is at once both a company culture and an ethic that is fundamental to performance.

Wellness Delivered to Your Doorstep

Linden Schaffer | Posted 06.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Linden Schaffer

From groceries to household cleaning supplies to an education, it's no wonder wellness companies are jumping on the bandwagon and making it easier than ever for you to stay well. I recently tried three such services in order to give you the scoop on what to expect before you sign up.