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  1. Lessons Learned

    Believe it or not, nursing students, there IS life after nursing school, and what a ride you’re about to have! Yes, there will be bumps and maybe even a small crash or two along the way, but what an amazing career path you have chosen - or perhaps t...
  2. So here it is... I graduated nursing school December 1st 2019 and took my test February 24th 2020. I didn't really start studying until January 27th after I got back from visiting my sister in BC. I used you-world and did about 1700 of the questions ...
  3. What to study or know before nursing school?

    So basically I've already gotten into school and have a lot of time in my hands. I currently work full time as a security guard at a hospital and well don't do much but surely on my phone and occasionally wrestle with people. Was just curious if some...
  4. vangoghfan77

    Pearson Vue Trick was WRONG

    Hi everyone, I felt I had to post this!! I took my NCLEX on Tuesday and left feeling super down, I literally felt confident about maybe 20 questions. I cried A LOT and was pretty sure I failed. I did the Pearson Vue trick no less than 1000 times and ...
  5. You know you're a student nurse when...

    You or your family member is sick and you bring out the stethoscope to see if you can hear abnormal lung or bowel sounds!
  6. Well I haven't gotten my result yet and I tried the trick and it lets me pay and went all the way to almost to confirm my order but I didn't ... Does this mean that I failed the NCLEX-PN?? Can someone help me please? I am scared and I can't sleep now...
  7. When I first started nursing school, people in my class were very resourceful. We looked up a lot of the information that was thrown at us. When I say "look up," I mean searching it online verbatim. There was no real credible information online then,...
  8. A nursing student spends several nights studying for an exam, but he/she still feels unprepared because there is too much information to recall. Nursing students can identify with such experience and ask the popular question of how do I study nursing...
  9. Found this on my classmate's facebook page! Enjoy!
  10. My scrubs are royal blue. As I walk into the uniform store, I cannot wait to try on the coveted scrubs! The sales lady walks over to me and asks me if I need help. I am bursting with pride as I tell her I need scrubs for my nursing clinicals. She smi...
  11. According to the 2018 National College Health Assessment, only 1.6 percent of college students felt no stress over the past 12 months. Whether you are a pre-nursing student, enrolled in a nursing program or working towards a different degree, your co...
  12. Students accepted into nursing programs are successful learners and meet impressive admission criteria. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon to discover what has worked in other learning college courses seem ineffective in the strange new world of nursi...
  13. Dear Soon to be Applicant to Nursing School, So here you are on allnurses, looking for the best option for you. After all, you're a kind and caring person. You're good looking, and gosh darn it, people like you. You want this. You're committed to it....
  14. I slam the alarm off in a fury, covering my face with my blanket. I just can't do this job anymore. My run as a paramedic in rural county America for the past lifetime has taken its toll, but this past year I have earned my name as the "Trauma Chick"...
  15. How I Passed the NCLEX (PN)

    After 2.5 months of studying and self-doubt, I challenged my boards. Two nights before my exam, I used my dry erase board to mark the locations for peripheral pulses, heart sounds and lung sounds and I allowed my insecurities in myself and my knowled...
  16. My story is one that you hear often. My parents came to U.S to make a better life for themselves, found each other and then one day - BAM I was born. Growing up my father always worked more than one job, and with his red tired eyes he would always sa...
  17. Students pursuing a nursing degree are passionate about making a difference in the lives of others. There are also other appealing “pros” drawing an increasing number of applicants to nursing programs. Due to the ongoing nursing shortage, students ha...
  18. Leave School Nursing?

    Hi all! It has been quite a while since I have posted. I am currently finishing my 5th year of school nursing. I have thought about other opportunities because my kids will be in college soon. I am currently interviewing for an educator position for ...
  19. After 11 Years, I Finally Passed the TEAS!

    My TEAS ScoreComposite 96%Reading 93.6% (44/47)Math 93.8% (30/32)Science 97.9% (46/47)English 100% (24/24)Total time: 1 hour, 25 minutesPractice Test ScoresMometrix Review Book: 90, 92, 92ATI: A version- 92 / B version- 92.7ResourcesMometrix TEAS Boo...
  20. Confessions Of A New Nurse

    Nursing School Felt Like Hell Plain and simple. While others were breezing through with straight A's, I was having mini meltdowns about my clinical rotations. For a little backstory, up until nursing school, I was a straight A student. I didn't know ...
  21. There are some very major differences between taking classes in a classroom versus doing them online. The one difference that gets to me the most is the lack of a social life!!! I live in the boonies next door to some cows. My day starts off like eve...
  22. tropsnegRN

    Yes, You CAN Do This!

    Congratulations. You’ve embarked on a journey so many of us have trekked before you, yet in a crazy whirlwind of a pandemic. Obviously, you must have dreams and goals that pushed your desire to enter into the world of healthcare and conquer the beast...
  23. My Journey to RN

    I returned to school in the Spring semester of 2015, at 29 years old, with the hopes of going to nursing school. At the time, I had gotten divorced just over a year earlier, and was raising my then 7 year old without any assistance from her father. I...
  24. I am curious how nursing school is during COVID, please let us know your experiences. Are you taking all lecture classes online? Does your clinical sites allow students? if not, what are they substituting clinical's with? Do you feel like you are los...
  25. My Journey into Nursing

    When entering the clinical setting everything takes on a completely different meaning. Another person's life depends on the actions and interventions that the healthcare professional in charge of their care makes. Decisions that are made in the clini...