Balancing Act…

  This is a re-captioned re-blog of a topic I discussed a few years back. From what I’ve witnessed lately, it bears repeating.  SIZE DIVERSITY–IT’S ABOUT TIME Nursing affords me a luxury few have.  We see people at their worst, while attempting to put them back to their reasonable best.  I realize that may not…

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What’s in a number?

  Many of us assume when we see “the numbers,” they are absolute.  Blood pressure is indicative of this–it is expressed as systole/diastole; almost like a fraction.  Contraction/relaxation–in its simplest terms.  BMI is another example, and then there’s the scale. Now the latter two, particularly the scale, can be a major source of frustration.  Why? …

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