What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby? - page 344
Hi, I was wondering about some of those weird names that you've probably encountered in L&D and PP. I remember when I had my maternity rotation a couple of weeks ago, one of the nurses said she... Read More
1May 1 by TiffyRN, BSN, RNQuote from hardwrkingmamaYes, I was enlightened by a fellow nurse who was named Jihad. He explained it quite well to me. Unfortunately, there were some patients (parents) that didn't get the opportunity for this explanation, or weren't open to it.Jihad really means to strive, to put forth your best effort towards something. It's an internal/spiritual concept. War is a secondary meaning of the word. Unfortunately, most people only know the secondary meaning and don't understand it's true meaning.