Nurse Kweni Archive

Few years ago, my mother got diagnosed with Diabetes Mellitus (Type 2). Prior to that, I noticed that she’s been having tremendous weight loss without dieting and exercising so I thought she needs to be brought to an endocrinologist. Working in Makati Medical Center during that time had its perks so to cut the...
Seven months and fifteen days. That is the exact length of my stay here in London so far and the journey is far from being easy. The main thing you would have to survive from is not your daily nourishment but the homesickness that will surround you and trust me, it will surely hit...
When life happens, you are given two possibilities: 1. It’s possible to write a blog post and 2. It’s definitely not possible to write a blog post and most of the time, it’s the latter. That is why I only have one entry for this month. Recently it has been mostly negativity that is...
For the past four months that I have landed in London, so far I have not posted anything about my work here and I think it is about time I shed some light on it. Not that I was waiting for anything. I have to admit, sloth has taken the best of me which...
Since other people found out about my mission on going to London to work as a nurse, people have been asking me about the job interview for tips and advise and I tell them all the same thing. That is why I decided to post it up here to share it with those who...
Whether you are a nursing student, a high school graduate thinking of which course to take, a college student thinking of shifting to the nursing course, or a kid whose dream is to be a nurse and having second thoughts so you go on the internet and search about personal nurses’ blogs, you should...
This is in relation to my other post; The New Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Exam – My Experience, where I talked about my experience in taking the exam for the first time. If you are going to take the test soon or have failed and will try to take it again, I suggest...
What is it? This is the new process of the NMC which was implemented last October 2014. You can read all about the changes on their website here. I have taken the test because it is a requirement for me to be able to work in UK for which I am already hired in...