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By CarryThatWeight

Joined Apr 17, '12 - from 'Texas'. CarryThatWeight is a RN. She has '5' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Oncology, Mental Health'. Posts: 178 (35% Liked) Likes: 173

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  1. I believe in both... I believe that everything was created by God. However, over time God has allowed living and non-living...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  2. My old state did not ask that question, neither does the state I just moved to. What state asks the depression question on...
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    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  3. Most of the time I don't post any responses if I don't have anything nice to say. However, this time I will bite because it...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  4. I subscribe to the 'ox in the well' practice. Remember the parable about the man whose ox fell in the well on the Sabbath?...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  5. I'm gonna interrupt this lovefest for this helicoptering, snowplowing dad. (You know, the ones who hover and remove all...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. If my friend thinks they will marry Angelina Jolie and they aren't hurting anyone.... it's their business. I will discuss...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  7. I though pink got out of hand when NFL players started wearing it. To be honest, I refuse to buy pink. I hate to think...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. I did not see any statements of "ownership". According to your own words, everything was out of your control and you were...
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    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  9. Off topic but remember there is a big difference between stress and anxiety.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  10. NO. There are nurses with real disabilities, not just "stress," who require these medications in order to lead productive...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  11. I am orienting on a hospice floor as a still-pretty-new-grad. The other day, my Coworker & I went in to give a resident a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. ​OK, well, I was trying to be nice, and here you tore my head off. So, if you want to complain about experienced nurses...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Actually, it isn't that simple. There is no "Daily except student area" button.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I'm sorry, but are you a moderator? Because you and another poster seem only interested in directing and censoring the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  15. I'm sorry but what is your problem??!! No one is "ridiculing" the family. Furthermore, no one here is bothering the family,...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  16. All, a coupla hundred posts ago I posted that I intended to write a note to the Children's PICU staff and gave their...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  17. Please, please, PLEASE get some counseling!! With what you've described about that hateful preacher and your health...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  18. So sweet! The bride's mom was given a short time to live, so the hospital staff helped her plan a wedding in 24 hours.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  19. I'm laughing out loud in a major way at your use of the word "loose". I've always wondered where a nurse can get his or her...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. It's only sarcasm because I went to nursing school with about 20 people whose intention was to be in med surg for 10...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I knew nursing wouldn't be a walk in the park. I expected some level of stress. What I didn't expect? Having 8 to 11...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. I've apparently been blocked on the FB page because I cannot comment on it, sadly I think I may have only commented on the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  23. I think it would have been possible, given the right teaching and motivation, for those twins to have some quality of life...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  24. I agree with you. Donning asbestos suit now.......:nailbiting:
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    Forum: Nursing News
  25. Right. Or worse, Momma has dementia and a nice-sized life insurance policy, let's just say she wouldn't want to live this...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  26. MarissaHu, I am aware that one cannot be sure of the tone a poster has when they comment online but some of your...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  27. But the family is not part of this conversation, are they??:bugeyes:
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    Forum: Nursing News
  28. I probably would not call Jahi a corpse or a dead body in the presence of her mother but I have no problem using those words...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  29. Correcting someone about "corpse" could be as disrespectful as saying "corpse"; micromanaging someone's opinion can be...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  30. As per the dictionary, corpse simply means "a dead body, especially the dead body of a human." Jahi is no longer living, and...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  31. With all due respect, Jahi has NO spontaneous respirations, her pupils are fixed and dilated, and any circulation is 100%...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  32. I am staying late to chart because of my horrific shift. I am not even in charge of your patient anymore, but trying to be...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  33. This entire inchoate post seems like the product of a fever. Perhaps it was iatrogenic, but I'm having a hard time taking it...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  34. This is a sincere question and not an intention to flame. Why are we seeing threads (yes, multiple) from male...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. He sure is wracked with grief; it is breaking my heart. And is Dolan his attorney or his sisters? What exactly is the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  36. 1. Ms. Michelle Brewster might be a nurse (sadly), but she cannot be an advance practice provider of any kind. Some APP are...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  37. ​Thanks for confirming your opinions are NOT based on fact or knowledge. Now we know how much credence to give to them.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  38. Feel free to have a different opinion. Just back it up. We're still waiting.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  39. Nobody said racism doesn't exist. They've said it doesn't appear in this thread. On youtube, of course there is. There's...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  40. When this story first broke, I had far more sympathy for the family. It was obvious to me they were in denial and didn't...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  41. Well, one difference would be that the McMath family is asking for donations to provide money for the medical treatment of a...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  42. Was the other case you mention also in Ca?? Also, the family took the patient home, did they also demand the hospital...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  43. I have never heard of that case. Everyone all over the world has heard of Jahi McMath. In the beginning I could understand...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  44. They could have private insurance. But private insurance, just like Medicaid, will NOT pay for care after death. It...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  45. There are any number of resources at their disposal. There are books, organized groups, internet groups, as well as...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  46. I've never worked in the ER, never seen what you've seen. I have worked in hematology and oncology, and have been quite...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  47. No, I think they were speaking to me. I'm the one who said that while it's your perfect right to end your pain and...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  48. The next time you refill your pain medicine prescription, take them all. At once. Or their sleeping pills. If someone has...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  49. There is also the issue about the nurses' beliefs, which DO have bearing, in my opinion. In general, we do everything to...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  50. Yes! I have a hairdresser, and she considered becoming a nurse once, which is almost like playing one on TV, and therefore...
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    Forum: Nursing News


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