Lloyd Cocaine Toothache Drops In the US, cocaine was sold over the counter until 1914 and was commonly found in products like toothache drops, dandruff remedies and medicinal tonics. It can still be found in the operating room, for use during ENT cases.
Ever wondered how "Coca Cola" got it's name? Well, when the original coke came to market, it actually had cocaine in it...Truth!
Christmas time is upon us once again nurses, and I was scrolling through our Facebook page recently when I noticed that one post had been resurrected from the dead every single year. It was one with a Christmas tree made out of surgical gloves. Every year we receive thousands of enquiries into how these cute little boogers are made.
Nursing and sleep are usually not words you see in the same sentence. That's because nurses don't usually get any Zzzs. It's as elusive as a ghost in the night. It's well, bloody hard to find the time for such a luxury. Now, I'm all about snoozing and getting my rest; it's one of my favorite pastimes. But that's probably because I rarely get to lay my head on my warm, soft pillow, in my beautiful, cozy bed, wrapped up like a mummy.
My husband and I just returned from the cruise from hell aboard Royal Carribean. We love to cruise and have been to many wonderful places. This was cruise number thirteen for us, so perhaps that should have clued us in. We normally cruise on Carnival, and we love them. We've cruised twice on Norwegian, but we thought we'd try Royal Carribean because so many people said it was the best cruise line.
If you think we have some strange treatments to treat medical disorders and disease in today's world, rewind a couple of hundred years and check out the treatments and "remedies" they used back then.
These weird and crazy medical ads from the past are enough to make you fall off your chair. All of these are real medical ads from pharmaceutical companies and other medical companies. Scary to say the least. We've sure come a long way baby! and thank goodness we have.
Check out these vintage photos of nurses. You must see these!
This man was a friendly patron at his local bar in Chihuahua, Mexico. He was having a good time drinking with friends when another man began to verbally abuse him and threaten him.
In addition to caring for your 50 patients, each bedside nurse will follow these regulations:
Ah, the Victorian age, often brings to mind grand estates with beautifully manicured gardens and glamorous women in romantic dresses,
I was a surgical nurse for many years so I know of quite a few cases of surgical instruments, lap sponges,
Lina Medina of Peru is the world's youngest person to ever birth. Dr. Gerardo Lozada delivered Lina's baby by cesarean section in 1939.