Healthy Travel Guide

Vacations are usually a highly anticipated break from the drama of life. Sounds good right? But sometimes things don’t always go as planned and drama yet again, creeps in on your good ole’ time. In particular “Traveler’s Diarrhea” is a very common culprit known to plague travelers especially when in certain parts of the world. This…

What is Genital Herpes?

Per follower’s #askmeanything request, Julia speaks about genital herpes. http://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes/stdfact-herpes.htm http://www.ashasexualhealth.org/stdsstis/herpes/a/ Music: Young Greatness- Moolah **All content found on this youtube channel & thenursejulia.com website, including text, images, audio or other formats were created for informational purposes only. All should refer to their primary care providers for advice, treatment and diagnosis. This information solely reflects…

MIRENA IUD PROS vs CONS!

WHAT ARE THE PROS AND CONS OF THE MIRENA IUD??? So I received a question about the pros and cons of the Mirena IUD. View the video below for a quick informational about this device. As always, consult your OBGYN, PCP or NP discuss the best contraception for you!!! **In addition to the information discussed in…

What is a Nurse Practitioner?

If you’ve gone to the doctor or even the hospital in recent times, chances are you interacted with a Nurse Practitioner- we are quickly becoming the face of health care. Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who are educated and prepared at the master’s level. “Nurse Practitioner” is one of four roles that a RN can…

I am Nurse Julia

I am a Family Nurse Practitioner with a passion for learning and sharing knowledge. In my experience I have found there to be significant health knowledge deficits especially in underserved communities. This highlights the ongoing need for education and reinforcement of information. My journey into the field of nursing largely stems from the fact that I come from…