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Aurora77, BSN, RN (9,058 Views)

Joined Aug 4, '08 - from 'Midwest'. Aurora77 is a RN. She has '4' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Med Surg'. Posts: 844 (59% Liked) Likes: 1,993

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  1. No problem with people making their kids their priority. Just own it. See my postings on much exaggeration of the gender...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  2. Please, quote a post where I stated that ADNs are lazy or selfish. I am not here contributing to this post to make friends,...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  3. My nursing school horror was the size of my butt after 2 years of sitting on it while studying for hours on end and stress...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Before anyone else piles on, the OP has had a complete change of heart. Not only that but she has taken her licks with grace...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Can I just say this is one of the most mature responses I have seen on AN in a very long time. This kind of open-minded...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I would like to THANK YOU all for sharing your personal experiences with working with DNR patients and how powerful that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Are you serious?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. I can't answer right now and be professional. Sorry
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. DNR does not equal do not treat. Please examine your attitude.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. You can't be serious 😑.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I certainly do not consider myself a "low achieving nurse" because I've worked rehab and LTC. I enjoy these areas and I have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. You have an opportunity to learn several things. 1.) When your facility is experienced a problem, it's time to be part of...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  13. IMV comparing marijuana use to heroin use is silly and misguided. It is, again IMHO, similar to saying that the sexual...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. From a health perspective, heroin is a bad idea, though we give substances that are v. chemically similar all the time. I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Yeah, I personally see no problem with medicinal or recreational use of MJ. Pain or nausea or appetite problems? Toke up...
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. This is the reason why I never thought I wanted a Mon-Fri. BUT, now that I've had one for 3 years, I can't imagine going...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. An article is different though. It should be held to higher standards and, yes, be subject to editing. Regular posts, no.
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. I'll confess: I'd love to be able to put colored accents in my hair--I'd get some Manic Panic and go to town. But my...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  19. I beg to differ about that "anyone can write a paper." The original post is ample refutation of that. Magnetic status? ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Oh, and I hope, OP, that, if you ever do end up teaching nursing, you'll come back here and tell us how you feel then about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. And not being a "book smart" nurse will also "get you no where on the floor." Nurses haveto know the necessary information,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Why? If she had an infection, shouldn't she "jump right in" to antibiotics? It is the resistance to warranted medication...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  23. We all know everyone reacts differently to different meds. Paxil did not work well for you, anie 10, but it has saved me...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  24. Would you be resistant to taking medication for hypertension or diabetes or any other condition, even though you needed it? ...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  25. I know you're looking for congratulations, but, I can't help but think if you'd put as much time into doing the work...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  26. What do you mean by this? Multiple choice tests? Medical students take three levels of USMLE, exams that make NCLEX look...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  27. Honestly, if there's some down time and all your work is (essentially) done, I don't see the problem with looking at your...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  28. Once I was tech on my unit because we had too many nurses and needed another tech. Well day shift comes in and one tech...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  29. I had a new orientee tell a patient who requested the bedpan, " I'll get the tech for you, I'm the RN." Not on my watch. ...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  30. Yep, I got one of those on my floor, too. I can always clean up after a prior shift's hell ride, I'm fresh and have energy....
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  31. Lying. I can overlook, fix or forgive anything other than lying. I can not work in a culture of dishonesty.
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  32. 1) Strolling in 30 minutes late and then demanding that rounds need to be done before report. Um, come on time then. 2)...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  33. I enjoy those threads where the OP doesn't get the agreement from everyone he thinks is his due, so he spits out "I'd never...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Spot on Farawyn! "Can I do anything?" when exiting is a classic! Love it when I say, "yes, you can finish your admission...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  35. In 30 years we will back at these times and laugh at how uptight we all were with it. I have seen it do amazing things for...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. Haha, chocolate, marijuana and coconut oil! Now THAT is a cure-all!!! Joking aside, i'd love to see recreational...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. I'm for legalization. Regulate it like tobacco. 21 and over. Tax it, export it, FDA regulated. That cuts out the drug...
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Has nothing to do with today being 4/20...well in 22 minutes at least.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. TRUE story: Mr. MaryJean had a roommate in college. (mid- 1970s) They were both studying to be ministers. Hallowe'en rolls...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  40. So people don't have a right to think about your opinion, decide that they don't agree with it and explain why? Sadly,...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. Personally, I think people hold onto the opinions that get them through the night. Rationality has little to do with it. ...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. I guess to me it is basic. NO HUMAN being is ever an "it" no matter HOW they self-identify. Such people who think it's ok...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. Whoo Whoo!!! :woot: Go ESME, and thank you so much for this wonderful news. You are an angel for keeping us updated. :yes:
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I sort of agree. You have to be kind of dumb to put up with some of the BS we get handed each and every day. I have...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. It's not about the cell phone......that was an example I used when we were discussing a similar topic. It's the mentality...
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. This statement is only one skip away from "you're being negative because you disagree with it". I am NOT supportive of a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. Just because we don't all share the same view points doesn't mean the comments are negative. Why doesn't everyone say that...
    Aurora77
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. Hell, if I had had a clue what nursing REALLY was before I enrolled in school, not so sure *I* would have done it! :D Maybe...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. Just think how easy it will be to skate through nursing school, NCLEX and orientation. Let it us know how that goes :D
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  50. I was going to try and point out the absurdity of equating being transgender with being demented, but it occurs to me that...
    Aurora77
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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