Navigation Links
BU Mature Nursing Student Proves Life Begins at Forty-Five
Date:4/23/2010

n.

Irene threads in her longstanding attraction to nursing throughout the book, replicating the underlying desires she had throughout her life to move into the field. Whilst nursing was an approved career for women during her early adult years, it was not seen as an apposite choice for high academic achievers such as she. However, regardless of the pressure of conformity, nursing remained in Irene’s mind throughout.

Detailing the various tumultuous episodes of depression governing Irene during her early adulthood, the book serves as an inspiration for new beginnings. She recounts; “Life was a test of endurance. I felt as if I had been truly pushed to my limits.” After years of suffering, Irene finally triumphed over the illness that had held her captive for so long, liberating her from her mental confinements and prompting the start of a successful career.

After discovering that competition was high for university places on nursing courses, especially for mature students, Irene was eventually offered a place at Bournemouth University. Irene comments; “Looking back, I see that my years at Watford Grammar School and Bournemouth University have been the best and some of the happiest of my life”. Here she learnt the skills and expertise to bolster her previous volunteering experience and became a Registered Nurse (Mental Health) at the age of forty-eight.

Whilst covering a difficult story, Irene narrates her life with a tone of positivity. The uplifting outcome of the book offers hope to other depression sufferers from the perspective of both someone who has had first hand experience of the illness, as well as a professional in the field of mental health. The final chapter includes suggestions for managing stress, avoiding depressive states and advice to friends and fami
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. SensiblyCelibate.com Encourages Relationships Without the Pressures of Becoming Intimate Too Prematurely
2. Pioneering treatment reduces disability in premature babies with serious brain hemorrhage
3. Prevention Is Key Research Goal for Premature Babies, Scientists Say
4. Premature Death Could Await Obese Kids
5. Stronger Ozone Standard Could Dramatically Reduce Asthma, Premature Deaths
6. Mutating Genes May Lead to Premature Births
7. Premature Aging of the Brain Seen in HIV Patients
8. Sex in university may be better for mature audiences: study
9. Delinquent boys at increased risk of premature death and disability by middle age
10. Linfield College's Adult Degree Program Hires New Associate Dean of Nursing for Distance Learning
11. Utica College's Online MS in Health Care Administration Meets Educational Requirements For Nursing Home Administration Licensure
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
BU Mature Nursing Student Proves Life Begins at Forty-Five 
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dr. Vu Ho, a Dallas based facial plastic ... med-spa with the addition of new Silk Peel skin ... and services. , “Silk Peel is a procedure that ... “As a result it can address issues like acne ... or blemishes.” , Similar to microdermabrasion, Silk Peel ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Mike Billings , PT, MS, CEEAA, President ... PT, MBA, GCS, Director of Professional Development to discuss ... of the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act ... the Infinicast, the two leaders discuss how the IMPACT ... to standardize post-acute assessment data for quality, payment, and ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- A new, injectable weight-loss drug has ... The agency on Tuesday approved Saxenda (liraglutide) for ... overweight and have at least one weight-related health condition, ... high cholesterol. Patients taking the drug, made by ... exercise regularly, the FDA noted. "Obesity is a ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Steven Reinberg HealthDay ... New guidelines from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) call for ... with diabetes to help prevent heart disease. These new ... of Cardiology and American Heart Association, which also recommend giving ... heart disease, including people with diabetes. "We agree that ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 24, 2014 ... COC Industry is a professional and in-depth research ... the report introduces COC basic information, including its ... policy analysis, news analysis, etc. This report also ... structure etc. Production is separated by regions, technology ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Vu Ho Expands Facial Plastic Surgery Practice to Include New Skin Care Treatment 2Health News:Latest Episode of Infinicast Features Infinity Rehab President Discussing IMPACT Act of 2014 and Changes for Post-Acute Therapy Providers in 2015 2Health News:FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug 2Health News:FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug 3Health News:Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts 2Health News:Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts 3Health News:COC/ Cyclic Olefin Copolymer Market: Global 2015-2020 Forecasts & Research Report Now at DeepResearchReports.com 2Health News:COC/ Cyclic Olefin Copolymer Market: Global 2015-2020 Forecasts & Research Report Now at DeepResearchReports.com 3
... ATLANTA, Sept. 23 The Hospital of Central Connecticut (THOCC), ... IM Practice Manager to automate, organize and increase quality of ... physicians at THOCC will be using IM,s handheld and Internet-based solution, ... users, making it the most widely used electronic charge capture system ...
... , SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 23 Dynatronics Corporation ... quarter and year ended June 30, 2009 during the morning of Friday, ... its third consecutive quarter of profitability. , , Dynatronics ... p.m. ET to discuss its results for the quarter and year periods. ...
... , , ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 23 ... R. Kerry Clark and Robert J. Palmisano have joined its board ... outstanding business leaders with broad and relevant experience," said Gerald M. ... these help us become better positioned for long-term growth. We welcome ...
... Foundation recently received a $1 million planned-gift donation ... radiology fellows to pursue this medical profession. SIR ... of interventional radiology by specializing in developing investigators ... research. "This enormously generous gift supports the ...
... Washington DC (September23, 2009) SAGE is partnering with the ... in 2010. A peer-reviewed quarterly journal, Cartilage will ... many types of researchers and clinicians involved in cartilage biology ... Cartilage is edited by Roy D. Altman, M.D., ...
... H1N1 influenza could slow growth in key industries and ... of 2009, says a health economist in the University of ... travel are vitally important sectors in the economy of many ... severity of the spread of the virus, consumers and businesses ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The Hospital of Central Connecticut Selects Ingenious Med for Inpatient Practice Management 2Health News:The Hospital of Central Connecticut Selects Ingenious Med for Inpatient Practice Management 3Health News:R. Kerry Clark and Robert J. Palmisano Join Bausch & Lomb Board of Directors 2Health News:Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation receives $1 million legacy gift 2Health News:Swine flu could wreak more havoc on US economy, says UAB economist 2
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( ... "Investment Analysis of the US Medical Device ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... device sector identifies the key trends and rationale ... and mergers and acquisitions. The study ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... STOCKHOLM , Dec. 22, 2014 ... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the Committee for Medicinal ... Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion for the ... of adult men with Peyronie,s disease with a palpable ... at the start of therapy. The use ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014  Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Incorporated announced the positive ... in patients with chronic hepatitis delta virus (HDV) ... Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center in ... placebo-controlled, dose ascending study evaluated two doses of ... twice daily for 28 days.  "This proof-of-concept study ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Investment Analysis of the US Medical Device Sector 2Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 2Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 3Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 4Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 5Sobi's Xiapex receives positive opinion by CHMP for the treatment of Peyronie's disease 6Eiger Bio Announces Positive Data in Patients Infected with Hepatitis Delta Virus (HDV) Treated with Lonafarnib - Results Presented at American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Meeting 2Eiger Bio Announces Positive Data in Patients Infected with Hepatitis Delta Virus (HDV) Treated with Lonafarnib - Results Presented at American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Meeting 3
... team of,researchers at West Virginia University has shown ... the habits of their adopted country, increasing,their risks ... cancer,among females., "Breast cancer and prostate cancer ... lifestyle play a major role in these cancers,",said ...
... Limited (ASX:,CYT) today announced that it is commencing ... company,s novel vascular-disrupting anticancer agent,in patients with an ... (GBM)., The GBM clinical trial is the ... tumor indications for the company and the second ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Immigrants From India, Pakistan Face U.S. Prostate, Breast Cancer Risks 2Cytopia Commences Second Phase II Study in Brain Cancer 2Cytopia Commences Second Phase II Study in Brain Cancer 3
30 Degree Angle Shaft with 1.0mm 90 Degree Angle Tip; in stainless steel....
0.5mm "K" hook. Rounded knurled handle; shaft angled 11mm from tip; overall length 120mm, in Titanium....
Lightly Curved-Blunt Tips Rounded Blades; 1mm Eye in Blades; 27mm from mid screw to tip. Matte finish; Stainless Steel, overall length 120mm...
... Catheter is indicated for balloon ... of a coronary artery or ... purpose of improving myocardial perfusion. ... also designed to provide distal ...
Medicine Products: