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Embroider Your Scrubs for a Fun, Personalized Look!

Embroidery adds a unique and friendly look to any uniform, and we’re making it easier than ever to personalize your scrubs with colorful names, initials and stock logos. You pick it, we’ll stitch it — and here’s how! Benefits of Embroidering Your Scrubs Embroidery may seem purely aesthetic on the surface, but there are some […]

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Uniform Expertise

What Nurses Should Consider When Choosing Scrubs

Nursing professionals make difficult decisions each and every day, but choosing what scrubs to wear shouldn’t be one of them. We’re taking the guesswork out of the equation once and for all to help you determine which scrubs are best for you. Choosing Scrubs by Body Type Bodies come in all shapes and sizes — […]

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Lifestyle

Matching Your Socks With Your Scrubs

If you’re treating the socks you wear with your nursing uniform as nothing more than an afterthought, you may want to think again. Socks offer all kinds of benefits to keep you looking and feeling your best on the job — and they’re a great way to show off your personal sense of style. We’re […]

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Career

Using LinkedIn: Nursing Edition

  Social media has emerged as one of the biggest ways to promote your personal brand, and LinkedIn is an especially great tool for nursing professionals all across the world. We’re taking a closer look at this platform to see how it can help today’s healthcare workers pursue their career ambitions — and how you […]

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Lifestyle

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: How Nurses Can Contribute

In 1990, Charlotte Haley created the first breast cancer awareness ribbon to honor her sister, daughter and granddaughter (all of whom had been diagnosed with the disease). Those ribbons are now a mainstay in breast cancer awareness and prevention efforts year-round. Breast cancer affects one in eight women over the course of her lifetime, and […]

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On the Job

Controlling Stress in the Healthcare Workplace

Does your nursing job have you pulling your hair out? Healthcare is an incredibly stressful field, but we’re offering up some helpful tips on how to keep your cool no matter what each shift throws your way. Common Signs of Workplace Stress Occasional stress is a normal part of life, but consistent and mismanaged stress […]

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Lifestyle

Male Nurse Swag: 10 Must-Haves for Men at Work

There’s something about a man in uniform, and Lydia’s Uniforms is proud to carry a wide range of medical necessities to help male nurses and doctors look and feel their very best. We’re taking a look at ten of the most important men’s styles, from everyday scrubs and athletic shoes to med supplies and handy […]

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On the Job

7 Steps to a Healthy Nurse-Doctor Relationship

  A 2013 survey examined the working relationship between doctors and nurses, and the responses were fairly disheartening. 66% of the healthcare professionals polled said that nurse-doctor interactions were “just okay” with a mix of collaboration and conflict, while 31% considered these relationships altogether “poor”. Only 3% of those polled felt that the nurse-doctor dynamic […]

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On the Job

How to Be an Effective Nurse

Getting your nursing degree and buying the fanciest stethoscope on the market doesn’t automatically make you an effective nurse. Becoming great at your job takes time, and there’s no substitution for the practical experience you’ll gain in a clinical setting. That being said, the following five tips will help guide new nurses in the right […]

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Career

What is a Community Health Nurse?

Interested in the public health sector, or considering a career as a community health nurse? We’re shining a light on this important medical profession and explaining the role these nurses play within their communities. What is a Community Health Nurse? Tasked with helping their communities as a whole, community health nurses use their medical expertise […]

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