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July-September 2007 - Volume 24 - Issue 3
pp: 122-172



Christian Ethics

Called to Teach


FAQs in Spiritual Care



Preventable Birth Defects: A Golden Teaching Opportunity

Coakley, Linda N.

Journal of Christian Nursing. 24(3):126-128,130-132, July-September 2007.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) is the leading preventable cause of mental retardation in the U.S. Nurses are in a strategic position to educate about FAS and other common, preventable birth defects.

Children With Disabilities: Choosing the Road of Hope


Journal of Christian Nursing. 24(3):141-142,143-147, July-September 2007.

After learning her son had Type I spinal muscular atrophy, this mom decided to trust God and his Word. Now a nurse case manager, she offers insights on helping families of disabled children.

Home Sickness: No Place to Call Home

Haynie, Lisa; Lofton, Susan; Ragland, Gaye; More

Journal of Christian Nursing. 24(3):152-155, July-September 2007.

Homeless children are more often in poor health than children who are not homeless; they are hungry twice as often. These nurses are doing something about this at their inner-city school clinic.


Universal Aspects of Pediatric Nursing

Fleury-Baby, Joycelyne

Journal of Christian Nursing. 24(3):156-158, July-September 2007.

A primary focus of nursing worldwide is client and family well-being. Yet sometimes, regardless of culture, when nurses work under stress we tend to forget the same things.