Smartphone Addiction

Problematic smartphone use: Problematic smartphone use is proposed by some researchers to be a form of psychological or behavioral dependence on cell phones, closely related to other forms of digital media overuse such as social media addiction or internet addiction disorder. Addiction, as defined by the American Society of Addiction Medicine, is a treatable, chronic … Continue reading Smartphone Addiction

Teacher or Nurse?

I am going to propose various scenarios, situations, “rules of thumb” and other anecdotes and it’s up to YOU, the listener, to decide if these are commonplace with nurses… or teachers. Now, when I say teachers, I mean elementary, middle and/or high school. I am not discussing teachers, professors, of so-called “higher” education.  Appreciation gifts … Continue reading Teacher or Nurse?

Sustainability

Sustainability & How It Looks for Me When I say sustainability, I’m just referring to environmental sustainability. There are three pillars, social, economic and environmental. I’m only going to be talking about environmental sustainability in this episode. Environmental sustainability is the avoidance of the depletion of natural resources in order to maintain an ecological balance. … Continue reading Sustainability