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“You are what your baby needs, not your breast milk,” “Before I only had anxiety and now, I have confidence,” “What your patients need is you. It’s YOU.” “But here’s the thing about medicine. Anything you choose is going to become routine, eventually, and so you have to look for the thing where you get something more.” —and other quotes about the absolute insanity of raising healthy children by today’s standards. Please enjoy my conversation with pediatrician and writer Alison Escalante, MD about the genesis of her career from history major to med school to TEDx speaker, with advice for new parents and new pediatrics practitioners alike.

New grads. It's tough to be one. It's tough to train one. Having been on both sides of this reality, new allnurses.com contributor Marie MacMillan shares 5 Tips to help new grads avoid being "that new grad nurse everyone hates."

I got to participate in Engel Jones' #12minuteconvos tour of North America! Check out our conversation in front of the Oregon State Capitol on 7/31/2018. He is an awesome individual and an inspiration and I feel so grateful to have spent a little time with him and his awesome NURSE wife Amanda. Check out twelveminuteconvos.com to learn more about Engel and his Y.O.U.R.S. philosophy.

 

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Preserving the history of nursing, delving into modern medical ethics, the healthcare of healthcare workers, extraordinary story-telling, and more.

Marie & podcast guest Dean Hall, from the interview in the  Head-to-Toe  episode titled “Swimming in Miracles”

Marie & podcast guest Dean Hall, from the interview in the Head-to-Toe episode titled “Swimming in Miracles”