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  THIS JUST IN October 2010  
Primary care gets a $320 million boost

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Tuesday announced $320 million in grants to bolster and expand the nation's primary care workforce as part of the healthcare overhaul law.

A new treatment for endometrial cancer: IUDs

Intrauterine devices, long-used for contraception, may work as a treatment for women with early-stage endometrial cancer, a cancer of the uterus, who want to preserve their fertility, according to a new study.

First lady urges nurses to "spread the word" about healthcare reform

First lady Michelle Obama recently joined Dr. Mary Wakefield of the Health Resources and Services Administration in a conference call briefing 1,000 nurses across the country to recount the benefits of the Affordable Care Act, which passed six months ago.

Attention DNP candidates and recent grads!

The Nurse Practitioner journal is now accepting scholarly clinical projects for our April 2011 special issue focusing on the DNP. The top 3 submissions will be published. Please address all inquiries to or submit your manuscript to Please include the words “DNP Submission” at the top of your manuscript.

Earn CE credit by reading these peer-reviewed, continuing education articles from The Nurse Practitioner and taking the tests.

Providing optimal care for children with development disorders
Dawn Lee Garzon, PhD, CPNP-BC, FAANP; Carrie Thrasher, MSN, RN; and Kendra Tiernan, MSN, RN

Earn 2.4 Contact Hours

Diagnosing diabetes with A1C: Implications and considerations for measurement and surrogate markers
Alethea N. Hill, PhDc, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, and Susan J. Appel, PhD, ACNP-BC, CCRN, FNP-BC

Earn 2.4 Contact Hours

Bonus Content
Be sure to take advantage of these bonus articles from The Nurse Practitioner. By accessing them through your eNews link, you can read the articles free of charge.

Treatment strategies for atrial fibrillation
Megan M. White, MS, RN, ACNP

Dermal fillers: Help patients put their best face forward
Victor Czerkasij, AS, BA, MA, MSN, APRN-BC, FNP-C

Unwanted sex: Health and risk behaviors in college women
Holly B. Fontenot, MS, RN, WHNP-BC, and Heidi Collins Fantasia, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC

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