Who discouraged Florence Nightingale from a career in nursing?

Answer According to the Encyclopedia of World Biography, Florence Nightingale's family discouraged her from becoming a nurse. When Nightingale first decided she wanted to become a nurse in 1844, hospital ... Read More »

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Who discouraged Florence Nightingale from her career?

The parents of Florence Nightingale, a famous nurse who helped make nursing a respectable profession in the 1800s, initially discouraged her from pursuing that career. The Nightingales were wealthy... Read More »

When did Florence Nightingale start nursing?

Florence Nightingale began to shape modern nursing while caring for sick and injured soldiers during the Crimean War , observes Kay Kittrell Chitty in her book "Professional Nursing." It was Nighti... Read More »

Does the florence nightingale school of nursing&midwifery still exist?

The Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery began as the first professional school of nursing in the world and has one of the oldest graduate nursing programs in the UK. Currently it h... Read More »

Who is Florence Nightingale Graham?

Florence Nightingale Graham was a beauty expert, born in Canada, who opened a beauty salon in New York. In 1914, she turned it into the cosmetic company Elizabeth Arden. Graham eventually took the ... Read More »