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  1. Nauseous vs Nauseated (another grammar lesson)
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    Oct 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Nauseous vs Nauseated (another grammar lesson)
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    Oct 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Funniest/weirdest/most unusual baby names
    Introducing <drumroll please> little miss Cuce (first name) Umber (last name) Pronounced: Cucumber
    Oct 18
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  4. sports bras?
    If you buy the natural color sports (or regular) bras and they show through the necks of tops, they'll just look like part of a tank top. I coordinate them with what I'm wearing. I have natural,...
    Oct 18
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  5. What to wear???
    I would wear the second choice. You will probably be more comfortable wearing dressy casual clothes anyway. I always was. It may sound dumb but you won't have to worry about how you're sitting,...
    Oct 16
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  6. Diabetic Foot Ulcer with Necrosis
    Maybe it's too simplistic a suggestion, but something my dad used to do was reach out and hang anything that wad still bothering him on a branch of a huge old tree in front of our house.
    Oct 15
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Never let them see you sweat!
    That used to happen to me when an instructor would ask me a question. I'd remind myself quickly and silently to take a second to organize my thoughts my thoughts so I wouldn't forget anything. At the...
    Oct 15
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. med cart keys
    I've done it too. I think most of us have done something similar.
    Oct 14
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  9. What's your go-to for stress relief?
    Walking the dog Playing with the cats Playing with the little boys next door Reading to the little boys next door or having the older two read to me for practice reading Listening to classical...
    Oct 14
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. Funniest/weirdest/most unusual baby names
    It happens sometimes despite the best of intentions. The pregnancy did not go smoothly because my mom was so ill, she lost weight. At 29 weeks, she delivered a set of conjoined twin boys, then...
    Oct 14
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  11. My Apology
    As others have said, you made an awful discovery. You're human just like the rest of us mere mortals. human beings make occasional mistakes no matter how careful we are. It isn't that you made the...
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. At this moment
    I'm glad things turned around for you.
    Oct 10
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  13. when is it okay to combat rudeness w/ rudeness?
    I would never be rude to someone at work, whether patient or follow employee because that's how I was reared. I'd report whatever had happened up the chain of command as necessary. Rudeness in kind...
    Oct 8
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. One of our pet peeves
    Have you lost your magic wand again, you silly girl?:x3:
    Oct 7
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  15. Thoughts on the use of the word "battle" within popular Oncology culture
    I think the word battle fits well. Journey offends me. Both my mother and my mother-in-law fought hard but lost all too quickly. Their breast cancer won. I helped with the care of both women and it...
    Oct 5
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  16. What's the nicest thing anyone has ever said or done for you?
    My dad died very suddenly and unexpectedly when I was a senior in college. I was absolutely devastated. At his memorial service, people mostly spoke to my mom. I finished college and began grad...
    Oct 5
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  17. One of our pet peeves
    My husband is the other way around. This afternoon, he was grading papers and said he had a headache. I suggested two Tylenol. About ten minutes later, he looked up and said. "I wish Tylenol...
    Oct 5
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  18. Electrical Stimulation Therapy
    When I began the electrical stim therapy in the doctor's office for a torn rotator cuff, they showed me how it worked, then said I could adjust it up as it became comfortable. They had no idea that...
    Oct 5
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. Doctor or Dockworker?
    It didn't happen at work (thank heaven!:no:) but when I was still in college, I was home for a holiday break and was helping with holiday baking. I had a hot bubbling pie almost out of the oven when...
    Oct 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. need advice
    Did you get anything in writing to that effect?
    Oct 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. First day on the job...
    I began on second shift and absolutely HATED it! I had been told that day's were for longtime and not to hold my breath waiting. My dad said he guessed you could get used to being hanged, if you...
    Oct 2
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. NH Residents without ID bands
    I worked in a psych hospital and I'd get pulled occasionally to one of the geriatric buildings. Many patients wouldn't keep a name band on. The regular staff knew e everyone. It was only those of...
    Oct 2
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  23. Nauseous vs Nauseated (another grammar lesson)
    https://scontent-b-lga.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/s480x480/10407950_888286551190336_9012601321499711285_n.jpg?oh=681ff32711a2daf5a59b735ff80f9921&oe=5482C080 This is just one of my pet...
    Oct 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. The culture of AN
    stewstew03, Welcome to Allnurses. Check out the site because there's lots too see. The Breakroom is for nonnursing discussions. Some threads are funny, some downright silly, and there's a...
    Sep 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. patient for clinical tomorrow is a retired physician?!?!
    Keep in mind that not all physicians are jerks. Some are nice. Don't anticipate trouble. He was a rank beginner once too and he'll remember that. Remember, any details he adds about his condition...
    Sep 23
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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