Beiträge von Johanna Moiseiwitsch

Nurses Day5 Facts about Florence Nightingale

On 12th May 1820, Florence Nightingale was born. In her honour, International Nurses Day is celebrated every year on her birthday. But who was this woman, who is credited with paving the way for modern nursing?

Nursing, Care, and Climate ChangeTips for Managing Heat Waves

Climate change is making itself felt in Germany too. However, the heat can be dangerous for people who are elderly or sick. Nursing homes and their staff should therefore take precautions against the heat, and know how to handle hot days, including when caring for residents.

Psyche in DistressLike a Dark Curtain: 5 Facts about Depression

People who fall and badly injure themselves, naturally seek medical treatment. However, this is often not the case with psychological breakdowns, even though they are often equally if not more dangerous. Depression is still a taboo subject and is often not understood or taken seriously. People who are under a lot of stress, like in the field of nursing, are considered particularly vulnerable. We have put together 5 facts to shed some light on this topic.

Psychische GesundheitBipolare Störungen während der Corona-Pandemie

Für Menschen mit Bipolar Affektiver Störung kann die derzeitge Pandemie eine enorm große Herausforderung bedeuten. Vor allem die Kontaktsperren und der begrenzte Zugang zu Selbsthilfegruppen, Psychotherapeutinnen und Pyschotherapeuten können für Betroffene problematisch sein.