The Advocate Nurse

From the heart: Nurse knits newborn hats to educate families about heart disease 
From the heart: Nurse knits newborn hats to educate families about heart disease
See what inspired an Advocate Nurse to knit hats for the American Heart Association campaign.
You won’t forget to wash your hands after reading this 
You won’t forget to wash your hands after reading this
These dirty little “secrets” about germs will make you cringe.
Should you consider genetic testing? 
Should you consider genetic testing?
Meet Mary, a nurse who thought she’d never have cancer, and Marina, a patient whose story demonstrates advancements in the field.
Do you have seasonal affective disorder? 
Do you have seasonal affective disorder?
The mental health issue can be a burden for many, but can be combated with knowledge.
Pickle juice, lotion and ice: How a 17-year old girl faced cancer head on 
Pickle juice, lotion and ice: How a 17-year old girl faced cancer head on
Nurses and physicians rally with family to offer support and healing for a University of Iowa athlete.
Carrie Underwood’s injury brings plastic surgery questions into spotlight  Featured
Carrie Underwood’s injury brings plastic surgery questions into spotlight
An expert explains when injuries from common accidents like falls, car accidents and dog bites need extra attention.
Could toe-tapping lead to better health? 
Could toe-tapping lead to better health?
Are there health benefits from fidgeting when you are stuck sitting all day?