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By No Stars In My Eyes

Hi! Thanks for checking out my page. I've been a member of allnurses since Apr 8th, '11. I have no blogs or journals to follow, but you are welcome to find me on the threads I follow, where I love humor and silliness to counter the seriousness of life. Feel free to chime in. Currently work PD/Geriatrics.

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  1. I think you mean coconut oil... :specs:
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    Forum: Nursing News
  2. Oh, come on -- how on earth could anyone think vinegar could cure cancer???? Only cottage cheese and flax seed oil...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  3. I am LMAO and thoroughly enjoying this thread.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  4. And don't forget that cottage cheese and flax seed oil cure cancer (only if they're "organic") -- that's another of my...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  5. We now have a "freeze" on any pay increases, merit or otherwise. I haven't had a cost-of-living raise in over 6 years. If...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. No-one expects a nurse to enjoy, for example, cleaning up diarrhea, but performing these activities with a good grace as...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. PedsRN - I agree that patients (esp. joint replacement and back surgery pts) need to be educated more pre-op about the fact...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  8. if its ordered, and the vitals are stable, I give it. Your pain and my pain are different. I had my gallbladder out and...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  9. If its ordered I give it.As long as it's time. If not working, I call. Nurses are worried about addicting...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  10. They were probably the most company loyal employees as well, until they were shafted for pursuit of financial gain for the...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. I kno that everyone here thinks I am a terrible preceptor and probably a bad nurse due to some of my posts, but let me tell...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  12. When I was an EMT in a small town, a fellow EMT had something interesting happen to her. My friend was called out on a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. This really happened. A nurse told her young son to wash up before dinner. He complained all the way and kept muttering,...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  14. I haven't read all of the responses, I have been nursing long enough to know that there are medical and nursing...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  15. Wonder how they will feel when karma bites them in the ass? We all get our turn in that bed at some point.
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  16. tramadol is federal rule now (I have friend who has to go to the pharmacy to get it for her dog instead of the vet...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  17. The active component in garlic that is antimicrobial is allicin, which is destroyed with cooking. Sorry, roasted garlic...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  18. I have to add a quick story here though while not about a ghost, it still gives me goosebumps. Several years ago while...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Worked as a Hospice nurse for 10 years and was with many as they died. I have come to regard death as a sacred experience. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I got called to a code in the hallway. A patient was being transfered from the ER to the floor. She passed away in the hall....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I love the "Far Side" idea mentioned earlier! I really like the 'toons! But yes, they could be a bit more quirky. Maybe more...
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    Forum: Site Feedback
  22. Making them actually funny would be an even more welcome change.
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    Forum: Site Feedback
  23. Those "About a Nurse" cartoon caption contests. The "nurse" is always assumed to be the same, pencil-thin little blonde...
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    Forum: Site Feedback
  24. One nurse was holding my BIL pain meds, and taking his sweet time getting them as he lay dying from bone CA that was...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  25. A quick addendum to all the great responses here. Be careful not to fall into the trap of thinking you know how much pain a...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  26. We had a resident in LTC who move in that day, I was on 3-11 and the cna reported to me that the resident didn't want to be...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. None of my patients with kidney stones have ever called them "kindly" stones; quite the opposite, actually!
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  28. Interesting study. I believe once cannabis moves from the schedule 1 classification, we will see much more benefits from...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  29. Oh my god, I would report this RN. I had a very similar situation. I had a patient actively dying who woke up gasping for...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  30. Oh wait! Wait! Can I be quarantined during Thanksgiving & Christmas holidays? Not the kind where I'm locked up in my...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  31. Thanks for the goosebumps :/ It's time to retire after a 12 hour shift ;) I've been a nurse for 33 years and had some...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. I have had some pretty eerie patient experiences that elicit goose bumps still when I think about them. I was just wondering...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. It finally happened! After 5 long years of multiple screw ups and 2 try's at probation I finally got the letter that I...
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    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  34. I got into nursing later in life and thought I knew what I was doing but now I am not so sure. The past 4 years of this life...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. Double knee replacement? Of course it hurts. How on earth is she supposed to do the stuff she needs to do to recover if...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  36. It's interesting that Tramadol made the count list. Lately I've been doing some corrections work and have been taken by...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  37. Wow! I'd have very nearly lost it as well. Really good comments here about pain control. I worked bedside in a small...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  38. Just a week or so ago I had a similar experience. I was rounding on a patient on a med-surg floor admitted with multiple...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  39. I currently work on a surgical floor that takes some ortho patients (I am leaving for ED next month). Pain management is...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  40. Not knowing this patient's history, I can only base my comment on the OP's description of unrelieved pain needs. I...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  41. Esme sums it up beautifully. I couldn't agree more w/ her post.
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  42. OP...assess your patients. If they are not over sedated and are in pain.....medicate them.
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  43. I couldn't disagree more.....as I am just recovering from an emergent surgery. Pain is pain. I had nurses that empathized...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  44. It's a mixture of one part molasses and one part milk. If you google it, you will find all kinds of info on them and even...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Snot. Deep pressure sores. Rotten attitudes of people who are supposed to care for the sick and needy toward the sick and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. Thanks for all the replies guys! I'm gonna put a plan together and run with it. I'll keep you all in the loop regarding the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. You don't like needles? They have to pay me to play with them.
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  48. Then there was that time I mistook the "drowsy eye" alcohol warning on the oxycontin bottle for a "winking eye" alcohol...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  49. (To the male patient hitting on me) now why would I date someone that I have to go home and take care of after taking care...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  50. The reason he's making 'that noise' is because he now has a trach- GET USED TO IT because there's only one way to 'make it...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes


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