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Jan 27, 2021

Hey Future Nurses!! Welcome back to The Nursing School Simplified Podcast. 

This week we are continuing our Thyroid Awareness Month series and discussing Hyperthyroidism. 

As we learned last week, the thyroid plays an integral part in our body’s metabolic function. From skin to renal, every organ system is regulated...

Jan 20, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of The Nursing School Simplified Podcast. 

This week we are learning about Hypothyroidism. Here are some stats from the American Thyroid Association:

More than 12 percent of the U.S. population will develop a thyroid condition during their lifetime.

  • An estimated 20 million Americans have...

Jan 13, 2021

Alcoholism can affect anyone regardless of age, gender, race, socioeconomic status, or country. It is estimated that 1 in 8 Americans meet the Alcohol Use Disorder criteria. 

Given this information, as a nurse, you will more than likely care for patients withdrawing from alcohol regardless of the unit/speciality you...

Jan 7, 2021

Welcome back to The Nursing School Simplified Podcast and Happy New Year!!

In today's episode we'll be discussing Thrombocytopenia, a potentially life threatening condition caused by low platelets. 

Learn what causes Thrombocytopenia, signs and symptoms, how to assess, and more.

I hope you enjoy the episode.

All my...