God’s Eye View when life kicks the sh*t out of you

God’s Eye View when life kicks the sh*t out of you

I read Facebook posts from my friends, including lots of nurses and see a lot of stress, anxiety, pain and suffering. I call this SAPS- in our YogaNursing model of care, cuz it plain saps the life force out of you. Had a long phone convo with my brilliant nurse buddy and best selling author Carol Gino, author of the much loved and controversial book- The Nurses Story. She read this to me over the…

Yoga therapy- the ultimate relaxation

Yoga therapy- the ultimate relaxation

People practice yoga for a variety of reasons. Many yoga practitioners are interested in the health benefits that come from regularly performing the routines. Others want a state of harmony between inner and outer self. Still others practice yoga primarily to relax. The majority of my students adore the relaxation benefits. A State of Harmony The profound relaxation available through yoga includes a state of clarity of mind, and of compassion, harmony with and understanding…

On Nursing Burn Out, the Nursing Staffing Shortage and Safe Patient Care

I’ve been on this soap box for years. Hospitals are hooked on investing in technology that costs millions and cutting on investing in nurses. This terrific info-graphic from Soliant Health captures the message. Thank you Soliant Health for caring and creating this big picture on ‘working short’. Hey health care consumers. YOUR health care is in YOUR HANDS. Tell your Hospital CEO to HIRE more nurses for safer patient care and excellent patient outcomes. Hospitals…