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By tntrn

I am happily retired after 35 years of Labor and Delivery nursing. My passions now are two wonderful grandchildren, quilting on my HQ 16, sewing, and going where life takes me with my husband of 28 years. I am primarily conservative with moderate views on a couple social issues.

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  1. Hmmm post got lost. Yes, I got far better rest working full time evening shift 8's that 12's would be possible if they...
    Mar 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I think that is bogus and it would only happen in a perfect world. When I worked fulltime 8's I worked 6 on, I worked 6 on...
    Mar 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. and how do we know that? It was certainly not the case in my personal experience.
    Mar 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I used a day shift 12 because night shift 12 is not better. In fact would be worse, because sleeping during the day would...
    Mar 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I am so happy that ar least you say "everybody is different." No way would I get more sleep and be less fatigued working...
    Mar 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I am retired now...and happily so. Luckily, I never had to work 12-hour shifts. I don't see how getting adequate rest is...
    Mar 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Your uniform expenses will be tax deductible if not reimbursed by your facility.
    Jan 15
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  8. Pilots who land damaged aircraft don't consider themselves heros either. They are doing what they were trained to do....as...
    Jan 15
    Forum: Nursing News
  9. Washington State legalized it also. The only reason I voted against it was because the unemployment possibilities will be...
    Jan 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. In the 70's and 80's I worked with docs who could out on the "spoons" and the mom wouldn't know they were on until he said,...
    Jan 6
    Forum: Nursing News
  11. I think the BMI is mostly worthless. It takes no account for genetic facts...such as how heavy most Samoans are, for...
    Jan 6
    Forum: Nursing News
  12. Agree, klone. In 35 years of OB nursing I was deposed twice. In both cases, the doctor did nothing wrong, but got sued...
    Jan 4
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. Yesterday the box to the right with my screen name, likes, etc and the cute little icons for last 24 etc. disappeared when I...
    Jan 3
    Forum: How To Use Site
  14. Emergent.....I, too, am from Seahawks country!
    Jan 1
    Forum: How To Use Site
  15. I access through Safari, not the app, and it is still a problem. Not at home for a few weeks, so I don't know how the new...
    Jan 1
    Forum: How To Use Site
  16. Under my name/account area, i don't have the above pictured options. I have ads directly under the numbers online ...
    Jan 1
    Forum: How To Use Site
  17. I tried posting before, so if a duplicate, forgive me. The new tuneup was a surprise to me....had no idea this was in the...
    Jan 1
    Forum: How To Use Site
  18. I just stumbled on to this thread. We have ears of corn all summer long that will be 3-6 ears for $1.00
    Dec 31 '13
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  19. I would say the "hullabaloo" is that this law is so complex that even those who voted for it probably cannot explain it. ...
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  20. Right. Medicare Part A has no premium. We have supplemental and drug coverage through my husband's retirement benefit...
    Dec 21 '13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics

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