From White Dresses to Printed Scrubs the Evolution of Nursing Uniforms

The origin of nursing uniforms is uncertain. One proposal considers the convents as the source. Nuns were the original nurses. As a result, their somber black and white outfits inspired the plain clothing worn by successive caregivers. Another suggestion looks, instead, to Florence Nightingale. She dictated the outfits for her nurses serving in the Crimean […]

A sign of relief for bad credit holders

t is a universally known fact that anyone can get into a bad credit situation. Poor planning or uncontrolled expenditures are not always the reasons. Unforeseen circumstances and inconceivable situations crop-up in every body’s life. However, irrespective of the reasons, a person trapped in an adverse credit situation has every right to fix his finances. […]

Ideal Society

It is in Plato’s Republic that we first get a discussion of his idyllic country and the mechanism needed for its proper function. Plato’s model, well-known as Gallipolis is introduced by Socrates during his argument with his friends and it is all through Books I-VIII that this state is built up through three separate stages […]


The concept of poverty can be viewed from different points and aspects. One can have nothing according to general standards and still consider himself the happiest or the richest person in the world. In some way poverty is a personal issue and each one of us has a personal definition of it depending on the […]

Help Criminals Who Want To Go To Jail

Have you ever looked at the newspaper or the news and wonder why some people become criminals? If you choose a life of crime you are admitting that you are not the sharpest pencil in the box in the first place. But even a criminal has to have some commonsense. Strangely enough many of them […]

Malay Proverbs from Head to Toe

In the past, tyrants claimed heads on whims. Nowadays, spoiled children rule as little tyrants in their homes. They are never happy with anything given by you. Give them a piggy back ride on your shoulders, they will want to ride on your head next. That’s how a Malay proverb describes brats : ” shoulders […]