sewnmom's Nursing Blog

sewnmom, ADN (2,684 Views)

Joined Mar 31, '11 - from 'Pittsburgh, PA'. sewnmom is a Registered nurse - oncology/hematology. Posts: 92 (15% Liked) Likes: 69

A nursing student at 48. My journey could be yours...

In my 49 years of life I have had many life-changing events as we all do. I was born the eldest of two children. My younger brother was born in 1963 and diagnosed as "severely mentally retarded," a vegetable that would never walk or talk. Danny proved them all wrong. My parents brought him home rather than institutionalizing him. Did my parents know the force of nature contained within their tiny frail son with the oversized head? I don't think anyone knew what was in store for any of us -... Read More →