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Farawyn has 25 years experience and works as a RN.

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Put it on a t-shirt

I thought you said"Put on a t-shirt!" I was like, HEY!!!

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OldDude works as a School Nurse.

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Mouth funk is my nemesis. Ugh...

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I thought you said"Put on a t-shirt!" I was like, HEY!!!

Hahahahahaha!

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kidzcare has 5 years experience.

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Mouth funk is my nemesis. Ugh...

This can go on an entirely different kind of t-shirt...

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Jedrnurse has 25 years experience as a BSN, RN and works as a school nurse.

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They told me I needed a room that was at least 8 x 10 and had a sink. We don;t have that here.

We used the stage in the cafetorium. They didn't need a sink, however.

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BiscuitRN has 4 years experience as a BSN, RN and works as a School Nurse.

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SaltineQueen's story reminded me of a story I have from nursing school. I had a patient who came in for a kidney infection and had a surprise necrotic big toe. I observed her doctor move her bed sheet and say "we need to amputate this today or it's going to fall off." Guys, this toe was DANGLING. She responded by saying "wow I didn't know it was that loose."

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LOL! "I didn't know it was that loose". Pero like, how did you miss that???

SaltineQueen's story reminded me of a story I have from nursing school. I had a patient who came in for a kidney infection and had a surprise necrotic big toe. I observed her doctor move her bed sheet and say "we need to amputate this today or it's going to fall off." Guys, this toe was DANGLING. She responded by saying "wow I didn't know it was that loose."

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Leader25 has 35 years experience.

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eeeeeeeeeewwwwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!!!!!!!!!

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DowntheRiver has 5 years experience and works as a Registered Nurse.

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They have a mobile RV that goes around to various schools/locations here. It used to pull up to the Health Department/WIC office when I worked there. It was always packed.

I have patients who have rotten teeth since we see a significant amount of charity cancer cases, probably 2-3/day. They never get them cleaned or taken care of before chemotherapy and the chemo just makes them worse. That smell is just....awful. I put lavender or peppermint in my mask when accessing their ports.

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ClaraRedheart has 4 years experience as a BSN, RN and works as a Med-Surg Tele Nurse.

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Try not to judge the parents too hard... my siblings and I all have terrible teeth and are very cavity prone, and we brushed twice a day. One brother kept breaking his teeth before being old enough to get cavities. The dentist said that it could be acidic saliva? Regardless, most of my teeth were filled young. Now, my dentist said I can expect a root canal a year as the fillings need to be replaced. Oh goody.

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AdobeRN works as a Pedi RN.

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Not work related, but a skeptics podcast I listen to is investigating urine therapy.

Which is when you drink your own urine to heal your body. I have gagged.

What is the name of the podcast? I love listening to stuff like this. I just discovered the podcast Sawbones - they talk about all kinds of medical stuff, history etc.

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Not work related, but a skeptics podcast I listen to is investigating urine therapy.

Which is when you drink your own urine to heal your body. I have gagged.

Mouth stuff always grosses me out, though. i would not have been much help to that kid.

I just had a parent tell me she " cures" her kids ear infections by pouring urine in his ear!!! Lets just say my RNF was not able to hide my shock and horror for that kid. I didnt even get around to asking who's urine was going in the kids ear. SMH!

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