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Joined Apr 16, '12 - from 'Brooklyn, NY, US'. close the books is a Student. Posts: 216 (35% Liked) Likes: 162

The following are articles I have written and shared with the nursing community. If you enjoy an article please leave a comment and tell me what you think.

From Living to Dying and Back

As I lay in the hospital bed, hooked up to a monitor, I wondered how long I had left. As I heard them resuscitating my roommate, I contemplated my mortality. Was it not just a month ago that I had taken my entrance exam to nursing school? I was supposed to be the one taking care of patients, and here I was on strict bed rest, not even allowed to get out of bed for a shower. And I lay here wondering how much longer I would be alive. I had been falling a lot in the weeks prior to my... Read More →



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