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  1. What's to complain about?
    I agree 100%. Yes, you should have taken their "ADVICE."
    May 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I'm a nurse and I don't like people.
    Oh, dear fellow introvert. Please don't be bamboozled into thinking case management is the answer! I've worked in CM off and on for the last 6 years and let me tell you, even though some CM jobs...
    Apr 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. I don't mean to complain..
    Sorry to be a Debbie Downer, but no, it doesn't always get better for everyone. After 8 years of misery I have decided to take a long break and explore other professions. I have had 4 jobs during...
    Apr 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. HEALING OTHERS  BUT KILLING OURSELVES. Y Nurses eat their young
    That is WAY too long for any online forum. Your main issue might be anger management.
    Apr 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. ADN straight into BDN
    What is a BDN program?
    Mar 29
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Non-FIT Nurses and FIT Nurses
    Thanks for killing a fun, lighthearted thread! Lighten up, Frances. This was supposed to be something funny and silly to give us all a break from the seriousness & misery of our work. Gee.
    Mar 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. bipolar recovering addict cant get job ! is it over
    I'll FOURTH the sentiment. This person made a mistake yes. She's quite well aware of it and sounds to me like she has paid quite the penance. She's in a shelter and has lost everything & came here...
    Mar 18
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  8. What have you lived through? (Let's reminisce)
    Ha ha! You got off better than my sister.....she got caught smoking by our mom and was forced to sit and smoke 4 or 5 Pall Mall straights in a row until she puked and cried. She hasn't touched...
    Mar 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. What have you lived through? (Let's reminisce)
    I was born in '74. I remember: Watching "Roots" on TV & having to discuss it at school Laser disc players "Plop plop fizz fizz oh what a relief it is"
    Mar 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Have you ever disliked a nursing job so much that you quit without notice?
    Yep. I was assaulted by a patient on the job. He kicked me in the chest and sprained my wrist. Security was called and never showed up. The patient continued to assault other staff, and I called the...
    Mar 15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. When should I start a family?
    I can't wait to read these responses. Hahahahaha
    Mar 14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  12. I am the wife of a male student nurse and having trouble coping.
    That's very sweet but I don't want hugs as much as I want you to tell me you understand some of the issues I brought up and that you'll think about it, and what it means. Okay? I so don't want you to...
    Mar 14
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  13. I am the wife of a male student nurse and having trouble coping.
    Press the quote button instead.
    Mar 14
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  14. I am the wife of a male student nurse and having trouble coping.
    Please use the "quote" feature so we know to whom you are responding. Your posts are just fragments that make no sense unless we know the context. Thanks.
    Mar 14
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  15. Why is it so hard to find part-time work?
    What? I've never been fired from any case. I'm not "out there." Every past supervisor I've had has written me a letter of recommendation and provides a solid, truthful reference. I've never had...
    Mar 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I am the wife of a male student nurse and having trouble coping.
    I feel compelled to reply. Even if my story helps one person a tiny bit, it's worth it. Nursing school killed my marriage. We were together 3 years, then I started school, we married at the...
    Mar 14
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  17. Why is it so hard to find part-time work?
    8 years experience, including HH, LTC, PHN and CM BSN Great references Willing to take low wages Flexible on schedule Mobile (have car) No restrictions on license Board certified (2 ANCCs)...
    Mar 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. cost of healthy meals
    And I don't buy lack of time as an excuse. If something is truly important to you, you will MAKE time for it. I shop my local 99 Cent Store all the time for AWESOME fresh produce. Places like...
    Mar 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. cost of healthy meals
    The long term return on the investment will offset the up front cost. What you spend on spinach today, you will save on Metformin later. Our poor species. It's so hopeless sometimes it's...
    Mar 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Broken Health Care System???
    The health care system in America has been "broken" for DECADES. That ship sailed many years ago. I am sorry to enlighten you of this fact. Trying to find a job as a new grad ADN RN will only...
    Mar 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Non-FIT Nurses and FIT Nurses
    When hubby goes out of town, and I have the house to myself, I pig out on grilled cheese and tomato soup - using white bread, butter, Kraft singles and Campbell's with milk. (Normally it would be...
    Mar 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. FLAME ON!
    You're right. It is good entertainment!!!
    Feb 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. FLAME ON!
    The funny thing is, if the moderators/owners/PTB of AN set up some stricter entrance rules, some kind of introductory posting criteria (common for many boards, not crazy/unheard of), or ANY kind of...
    Feb 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. FLAME ON!
    Hahaha! Most of this is hilarious. But jeez guys. Is ANYTHING OKAY to post on this board that isn't going to be dragged through the criticism grinder?
    Feb 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Has anyone ever escaped?
    I agree. I respect the heck out of your posts, GrnTea, but this is a little short sighted & oversimplified. Nurses are more powerless now than ever, with numbers and politics stacking the deck...
    Feb 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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