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Latest Content tagged with The Break Room
The Break Room: Summer Break—Do You Miss It?
Rebecca Crane-Okada  
6/19/2015   4 comments
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Rebecca Crane-Okada wants to know your plans for summer break.
The Break Room: What's Lurking in Your Pumpkin Spice Latte?
Michelle Bragazzi  
10/10/2014   7 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants you to drink responsibly when it comes to those flavored coffee drinks.
The Break Room: Time for a Little Pillow Talk
Michelle Bragazzi  
8/8/2014   6 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi suggests that you may be sleeping with the enemy -- dust mites, that is.
The Break Room: Are You Suffering From a Midlife Career Crisis?
Michelle Bragazzi  
7/25/2014   6 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know if you're fulfilling your own career passions.
The Break Room: The Dark Side of Blue Light Exposure
Michelle Bragazzi  
6/6/2014   4 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains how light exposure may be affecting our health.
The Break Room: Should America Join the Ban Wagon of Forbidden Foods?
Michelle Bragazzi  
4/18/2014   5 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know why we are not banning these food additives in the US.
The Break Room: I'm a Professor, What Are You?
Michelle Bragazzi  
2/7/2014   23 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know what career you are.
The Break Room: Drive-Thru Services – Modern Convenience or Bad for Your Health?
Michelle Bragazzi  
1/24/2014   16 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi says that modern conveniences may not always be good for our health.
The Break Room: Making Your Resolution a Habit
Michelle Bragazzi  
1/3/2014   16 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi offers a few tips for making those resolutions last beyond January.
The Break Room: Move Over Energy Drinks–It's Time to Just Chill
Michelle Bragazzi  
12/20/2013   12 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi talks about an unfamiliar beverage that hopes to offer relaxation, improved mood, and better focus.
The Break Room: Getting Lost in Cyberspace
Michelle Bragazzi  
12/13/2013   18 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi is urging you to step away from the electronics and get back to nature.
The Break Room: What Was Your First Job?
Michelle Bragazzi  
11/14/2013   18 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know about your first job and the impact its had on your career today.
The Break Room: What's Keeping You Up at Night?
Michelle Bragazzi  
11/1/2013   14 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi offers ways to combat stress-related sleep deprivation.
The Break Room: Accessibility App May Help Those With Mobility Issues
Michelle Bragazzi  
10/18/2013   9 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi talks about an app that may prove to be beneficial for citizens with mobility issues.
The Break Room: Banning Recreation From Recess
Michelle Bragazzi  
10/11/2013   15 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains how one school is banning certain physical activities from recess.
The Break Room: The Dating Game – Understanding Food Expiration
Michelle Bragazzi  
9/20/2013   18 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains that food expiration dates may be contributing to consumer waste.
The Break Room: Painting a True Picture of Animal Shelters
Michelle Bragazzi  
9/5/2013   9 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi shares the story of one generous couple on a mission to help reduce the number of animal shelter deaths.
The Break Room: Espresso & Guns – Rethinking the Doubleshot
Michelle Bragazzi  
8/1/2013   26 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi asks if you would feel safe in a family establishment that allows loaded weapons.
The Break Room: Are You Afraid of Bug Bites?
Michelle Bragazzi  
7/25/2013   27 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know if you are brave enough for bug bites.
The Break Room: Goodwill or Bad Intentions?
Michelle Bragazzi  
7/11/2013   19 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi asks if we should place less value on those employees with disabilities when compared to others.
The Break Room: Marijuana Moms Creating Quite a Buzz These Days
Michelle Bragazzi  
6/20/2013   18 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi asks whether promoting marijuana helps create more awareness of its benefits or encourages excessive use.
The Break Room: Caffe Sospeso for the Less Fortunate
Michelle Bragazzi  
4/4/2013   22 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi asks if you feel suspending coffee is a good idea.
The Break Room: Green Photo Contest -- It's Time to Cast Your Vote
Michelle Bragazzi  
3/15/2013   25 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi asks you to cast your vote for in our Show Us Your Green photo contest.
The Break Room: Photo Contest – Show Us Your Green!
Michelle Bragazzi  
3/1/2013   2 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants you to show us your green!
The Break Room: Cheers! Here’s to Tracking Your Alcohol Intake
Michelle Bragazzi  
1/11/2013   15 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi discusses an invention that may help to monitor alcohol intake.
The Break Room: New Year's Resolutions
Stephanie Wiseman  
12/27/2012   15 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares five ways to make your New Year's resolutions successful.
The Break Room: Christmas Card or Email?
Stephanie Wiseman  
12/20/2012   16 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares the dilemma she feels every year: send Christmas cards to friends and family, or just send an email?
The Break Room: Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Stephanie Wiseman  
12/6/2012   21 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares her favorite holiday music. What's on your Top 5 list?
The Break Room: Black Friday Cometh
Stephanie Wiseman  
11/8/2012   14 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman wonders what all the fuss is about when it comes to Black Friday shopping.
The Break Room: Honoring Beauty
Stephanie Wiseman  
10/25/2012   13 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman offers Talia Castellano, a 13-year-old cancer patient and makeup guru, as an example of true beauty.
The Break Room: Couponing
Stephanie Wiseman  
10/11/2012   14 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares her experience as a couponer and offers some strategies on how to start clipping and saving.
The Break Room: The Cult of Coffee
Stephanie Wiseman  
9/27/2012   22 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman says that while she doesn't understand what all the fuss is about, she does understand the health benefits of drinking coffee.
The Break Room: Why Are You Yelling? Social Media Faux Pas
Stephanie Wiseman  
9/13/2012   16 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman discusses some people-types who can ruin the party of social media.
The Break Room: Fashion Rules Rule No More!
Stephanie Wiseman  
8/30/2012   18 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman tells us we can throw out 10 fashion rules.
The Break Room: Let's Get Crafty!
Stephanie Wiseman  
8/16/2012   20 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares some ideas to help you get your crafty side motivated again.
The Break Room: With Just a Flip of the Switch, You May Get Sick
Michelle Bragazzi  
8/3/2012   21 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi discusses unwanted guests that may be lurking in your hotel room.
The Power of the Staycation
Stephanie Wiseman  
7/13/2012   12 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman offers some advice on how to get the benefits of a vacation all while staying home.
The Break Room: Clean Eating
Stephanie Wiseman  
7/5/2012   12 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman discusses the idea of clean eating and how to add it to your diet.
Yoga You Can Do at Work
Stephanie Wiseman  
6/28/2012   18 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman shares 12 yoga poses you can do at work.
O's Summer Reading List
Stephanie Wiseman  
6/28/2012   15 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman encourages TheONC membership to practice some self-care and read a good book.
What's in Your Bag?
Stephanie Wiseman  
4/5/2012   13 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman throws out a challenge: What is the one thing you have to have in your bag (as a nurse) and why? And she wants to see proof, too.




Latest Blog Roll
A new study from the University of Michigan revealed that women who are diagnosed with breast cancer are more likely to have a support group that aids them in making treatment decisions.1 The researchers’ findings revealed that half of the women surveyed (N = 2,502) with early-stage breast cancer had at least three support people who provided personal assistance, either at home or with them during an appointment.
Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Archived

Presented by Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC , this webinar will highlight:

  • How to determine which patients require genetic counseling
  • How to help prepare your patients for the genetic counseling process
  • Testing options that are now available
  • How you can utilize this data in managing your patients and their family members

Participants will also be able to ask questions during a live question and answer period with speaker Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC .

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
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FDA Approves Onivyde for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN,
10/27/2015  3
On October 22, 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), in combination with fluorouracil ...
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