Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: sherichance

From Date
  1. State Health Inspector..how do you become one?
    Ok. I am fed up. I may be a nursing student but I have a CNA background. The LTC I worked in was a good one, I rarely seen incorrect things done. However, my Grandfather is in a nursing home, grant...
    Sep 1, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. hypersensitive reflexes...is there a need to be worried..
    oh i know about not giving out advice, i was just wondering if anyone heard of it before because i cant find any info about it...sorry about the miscommunication
    Aug 17, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. hypersensitive reflexes...is there a need to be worried..
    i went for a check up today and the doctor checked my knee and arm reflexes and said " Hmm, you have hypersensitive reflexes" Has anyone had a doctor say this to them before and should I be...
    Aug 17, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Please explain to me why people think this is weird?
    Thanks to everyone. Now I dont feel so odd about my allergy. Its just so weird because when I tell the MA's or Doctors they just look at me like I am making it up. I know my son needs to be exposed...
    May 22, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Please explain to me why people think this is weird?
    Actually, it happens if I eat grapefruit, but not lemons. I know people have found that odd.
    May 21, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Please explain to me why people think this is weird?
    Ok. Maybe I am just not seeing it, but why do most people think it weird that I am allergic to oranges? I go to the doctor to for a visit and they ask what I am allergic to, I say oranges, the MA's...
    May 21, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. What if CNA won't work?
    I dont understand some CNA's either. I was a CNA for sometime and yes I will admit, sometimes my job was yucky or stinky. But I would never leave someone in a wet brief or abuse them. I treated the...
    May 10, '06
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  8. Anyone from Key West? I need help...
    oh my goodness...i am just worried about driving all that with a child in the car and going over that US 1 bridge for 122 miles...a little too scarey for me
    Apr 19, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Anyone from Key West? I need help...
    Well, my husband just made advancement this week. We found out that we are moving to Key West Florida, the Coast Guard base there. Can anyone give me some suggestions to some sites regarding...
    Apr 19, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Causes of ?...........
    Thanks for all the great replies. Trying to reposition the body does not help, actually makes it worse. Been there and done that with anti-gas, even prilosec for possible GERD. CT scan ruled out...
    Apr 12, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Silliest Non-Emergency?
    Not an ER nurse here. But I was in the ER a few weeks ago for some lower right quad pain, ouch!! I seen a gentlemen come in, who looked in his late 20's, with a young girl, that looked 17 and...
    Apr 12, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Antidepressants & Weight Gain
    Hi there. I have battled depression ever since I was young. I have been on MANY different meds. The best one that I have been on, and still am on, is Wellbutrin. Actually when I started it many years...
    Apr 12, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Causes of ?...........
    Can you help me list possible causes of severe piercing chest pain in a healthy adult woman? Pleuricy Costochondritis GERD Angina ???
    Apr 11, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Help! Advice on kid swallowing a pill...
    I understand where youre coming from. As a child, I could not swallow pills for anything. My issue was I had a fear of choking. Even the smallest pill would make me nuts. I would get ready to swallow...
    Apr 10, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. sorry, i have to vent, I am losing my MIND!!!
    I am not paying school with my own personal money first of all so I am not spending our money. I have a Pell Grant, and a state assistance grant. So ALL of my schooling is paid for no matter what. I...
    Apr 10, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Navy- Info needed!!!!
    Babygurl- Honestly, you do not get to choose your first assignment. They will let you list your first 3 top picks and they will go from there. You may not get your first one so dont be disappointed....
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  17. Any Navy Hospital Corpsman out there?
    Another veteran Navy HM here. I went to school in Great Lakes and let me tell you, the school was challenging at times. I think they train the HM's alot better now. More knowledge, hands on training...
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  18. Don't Rough My Newborn Up!!!!!!!
    I would have to agree with all of you. When its your first baby and if you were not an OB nurse, you may think that the nurses are handling your baby roughly. When I had my son, I had worked in...
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  19. Nurse's Aid acting as a Nurse
    Oh my. I am not an RN yet but I have been a CNA. I worked in a facility where some of the older CNA's thought that they were the nurse. They would take out IV's, administer meds, mess with GI tubes....
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. sorry, i have to vent, I am losing my MIND!!!
    oops. as for child care vouchers, i have tried to get those..apparently my husband makes too much every month to be eligible for that...i even looked into daycare/preschool for low income families,...
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. sorry, i have to vent, I am losing my MIND!!!
    Thanks to all. Let me start by answering so questions: We are Coast Guard, they do not have ANY base housing here. There is Navy housing but its in Bremerton Washington which is over an hour drive...
    Apr 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. sorry, i have to vent, I am losing my MIND!!!
    I apologize but it seems like the only people who can understand the stress I am under is on this site. I cant even really talk to my best friend because she is not in the same boat as me. I am a...
    Apr 6, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Have you traveled with your child/ren?
    Oops. My bad. I was just responding to traveling in general, not traveling nurses. Sorry.
    Apr 5, '06
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  24. Complications from a CT scan???
    Hi there again. Like the doctor told me, she found NOTHING wrong with my ears. No redness or fluid, no signs of a cold either. Its just weird. I am still having balance problems and here it is...
    Apr 3, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Complications from a CT scan???
    I did have contrast. They put a IV in and administered the contrast that way since I had a problem drinking the contrast last time I had a CT scan. I just dont understand it and either does my...
    Apr 2, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


Top