Random Nursing Bullets

PLEASE SHARE! Tongue blades are contraindicated with acute epiglottitis and may cause the epiglottis to spasm. The classic signs of epiglottitis are drooling, sitting upright, and leaning forward with chin thrust out, mouth open, and tongue protruding. Keep a child with epiglottitis upright to ease breathing and prevent aspiration or airway obstruction. Hyperplasia is anContinue reading “Random Nursing Bullets”


Life is full of surprises, whether good or bad. It’s important to manage our expectations as they can lead to disappointment if things don’t go as planned. Acknowledge that life may not always turn out the way we want it to, but that doesn’t mean we should give up on our goals. Setting realistic expectationsContinue reading “Expectations”