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School Nurses May Be Able to ID Bullies

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Nurses aren't only good a fixing scrapes, but now they may be able to fix the bullying issue. Credit: AFP/Getty Images Children may be reluctant to speak out if they're being bullied, but the logs in...
A hidden world is often recorded in nurses' logs.

Kansas School District Medication Policy Challenged

Throat scratchy? Better call Mom to bring a cough drop. Credit: Getty Images
Imagine having to rush to your child's school every time he scrapes his knee, or leaving work to apply sunscreen before he heads outside for recess. For parents with k...
Imagine having to rush to your child's school every time he scrapes his knee, or leaving work to apply sunscreen before he heads outside for recess. For parents with kids in the Wichita, Kan., school district, this is a reality.

Got Lice Eggs? Welcome to School!

Back when our son was in kindergarten a note came home: Someone in his class had lice. We should check behind his ears and alert the school nurse if we found anything. Since that day, I have had a little bit of what might be called "lice-quest obs...

In praise of the school nurse

When I was growing up, my best friend's mom was our elementary school nurse. Getting sick during school hours meant visiting Mrs. K. in her cozy little office where she would often turn the lights down and let you nap until you felt better. On a dail...

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