Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...felt she wasn't prepared for the big city and suggested a nursing degree."I didn't want to," Lund said. "I had seen...prevent death and Lund went to the Good Samaritan Hospital of Nursing in Portland, Oregon.In her first year of schooling, the...
Seniors give back to animal shelter

...need shelter and warmth, and these will help keep them warm," Elam said.The residents gathered in a central area of the nursing home to present the basket to Amanda Alaniz, the animal control assistant for Soldotna.Alaniz gave a short presentation...
NFL still reviewing Johnny Manziel's domestic incident

...Browns are eager to find out if Manziel will be available because there's a chance he may have to start; Josh McCown is nursing a sore right shoulder and ribs. Manziel continued to take the majority of snaps with Cleveland's starting offense as McCown...
'Womenomics' makes small chips in Japan's glass ceiling assistance, including domestic helpers and day-care-center activities, but there is a dire shortage of affordable nursing homes. Employers are required to make some accommodations, but some workers are hesitant to use them out of fear it will...
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Drones track health of endangered orcas disturb the whales.Some of the images revealed the close family relationships between the orca, including a baby orca nursing with its mother and another of two whales bringing salmon to a mother and her calf. In one case, the scientists captured...
Juneau resident earns degree from WGU

Juneau resident Alix Curtain received her bachelor of science and nursing from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Aug. 15 during the semi-annual commencement ceremony.WGU awarded over 8,500 degrees at the ceremony.
S. Carolina cleans up, but worries remain

...would hate for her to see it like this. She would be crushed," said Polly Sim, who moved her 80-year-old mother into a nursing home just before the rainstorm turned much of the state into a disaster area.Owners of inundated homes were keeping close...
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Police: 5 family members found dead in Minnesota home

...three children.The biography describes Short as a one-time nursing student and entrepreneur who built and launched the website in the late 1990s when he couldn't find nursing-related information online.A man who answered the phone at...
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Kotzebue Diary

...screen every person who reenters at 3:30 in the afternoon.11:30 a.m., Utuqqanaat-Inaat, long-term care and elder nursing facility at the Maniilaq Health Center -- Today is a big day for 83-year-old Laura Franklin of Point Hope and 17 other...
Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

...she'd undergone major surgery a day before. "This is all part of the package."Analusa Feitosa, Perinatal's head of nursing, said such perks set the clinic apart and the extras help new mothers recover after giving birth."Their self-esteem takes...
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