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Should nurses be banned from smoking to help promote anti-smoking campaigns?

…or legally prohibited, it should apply to all people regardless of profession. The banning should not single out a particular group like nurses just because they are engaged in healthcare. The only logical reason for banning smoking among nurses is to help promote anti smoking campaign. If that is the line of reasoning, then it follows that nurses should be banned from eating junk food to help promote campaign against obesity or should not be…

Nursing Care Plan about Smoking

…cture, and massage therapy. Quitting to smoke is very difficult hence, it would be better not to start smoking in the first place. Quitting smoking at a younger age would help a smoker reduce the health risks associated with smoking. Other ways to prevent smoking is by imposing penalties and bans of selling tobacco products, imposing bans of selling tobaccos to people under 18 years old, increasing sin taxes to make tobacco products more…

Giving Up Smoking Not That Hard, Phillip Morris Boss Tells Cancer Nurse

…n the USA: * 23.1% of adult males smoke – 24.8 million men * 18.3% of adult females smoke – 21.1 million women * 443,000 die prematurely each year from tobacco smoking * Almost 1 in every 5 deaths is from tobacco smoking * Smoking causes more deaths than the following combined – HIV, alcohol use, motor vehicle injuries, suicides, murders, and illegal drug use Smoking in the UK: * Approximately one quarter of the adult…

NCP Vocational School

…udents and faculty to work closely together in the learning process. The school is dedicated in helping students develop their intellectual potential, acquire new skills and knowledge to prepare them for a career in nursing. NCP Vocational School is accredited by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technician and approved by the Bureau for Private PostSecondary and Vocational Education and the California Dept. of Health…

Nurses Can Help Patients Manage Vices

…ses themselves take regular puffs of tobacco. Many people leave quitting smoking to be their next New Year’s resolution or perhaps wait until a pregnancy. But nurses know that there’s no greater incentive to quit smoking than one’s own health. If your unit or clinic doesn’t have local resources for smoking cessation programs, take it upon yourself to start your own informational billboard (with your supervisor’s…

Many Filipinos Exposed To Second-Hand Smoke According to GATS

…Filipinos and 22.5% or approximately 13.8 million Filipinos smoke every day. The average age of initiation for daily smokers 18-34 years old was 17.4 years old. The knowledge, attitude and perception of the respondents that smoking causes serious illness were very high at 94%; 95.6% believe that smoking can cause lung cancer, heart attack (81.3%) and stroke (75.5%). More importantly, among those who work indoors, 65.4% of their worksites have…

Nursing School Director

…m of three (3) years experience as a registered nurse; one (1) year teaching or clinical supervision, or a combination thereof, in a state accredited or approved nursing education program within the last five years. – Have completed a course or courses offered by an accredited school with instruction in administration, teaching, and curriculum development. – Computer skills. – Financial management/budgeting skills. NCP