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    Hospice Nurse

    When there's age in your eyes & you have little or no hair, When time is no longer on your side & your at the cross road my friend, when your eyes no longer see, I will be your expression that you need. I am the sun when your cold, the shade when your warm, the water when your...
    GreatDanzrule13 GreatDanzrule13 36-40, F Jan 26, 2013

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    Nurses R The Nicest People!

    Nurses are Nice women! They care for u, tend to u, comfort u, and whatever else they do for u. Had I been born a girl, like I was supposed to, I'd b a Night Nurse myself.
    WhiteLegoNinja WhiteLegoNinja 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 20, 2013

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    Nurses Are Guardian Angels

    As a Chaplain, working along side the nursing staff at a large hospital , I want to personally thank every nurse out there for their hard work and dedication. You are my eyes, ears, and my hands in the front-line as a caretaker of the patients. My job is so much easier because of...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 23, 2011

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    Nurses...

    I admire them so much, I became one. I just took my state boards a few hours ago and pray that my dream has finally come true and I will be the nurse I have always wanted to be! For all those other aspiring nurses, keep your head up!
    Runin4rmfate Runin4rmfate 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2011

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    Nurses are like living Angels,

    well the good ones are like that. They work long hours, to care for the sick and sometimes they become very under appreciated. Well I know one one this site, she is a hard working amazing nurse.As hard as it gets. do not let the stress of being a nurse bring you down.Stand tall...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 28

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    Nurses Are Angels!

    As a physician, I want to personally thank every nurse out there for their hard work and dedication. You are my eyes, ears, and my hands in the frontline of taking care of the patients. Our jobs are so much easier because of the work you do. I also want to apologize for those of...
    doogie3232 doogie3232 31-35, M 8 Responses Nov 14, 2011

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    Clothed Clothed 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 21, 2014

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    Ever Work Night Shift?

    Just got home from work. Been up all night and now I can't sleep! This ever happen to anyone else?
    veronicaspark veronicaspark 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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    My one and only dream

    for what to have done with my life is to become a nurse. I've just entered nursing school and have an estimated graduation date of Dec 2016 and I'm so excited. It's just gonna cost a lot of money and I'm working two jobs and going through the things I need to do to try to make...
    aprylhouston aprylhouston 18-21 3 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    Surgery

    Yesterday, I had my first outpatient surgery. I am still recovering and the experience was not too bad. One thing I really appreciated was how very exciting and kind the nurses were. The anesthesia nurse was very sexy. She was very cute as well. One of the nurses put some...
    hollywoodlegs hollywoodlegs 56-60, M Jun 5, 2013

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    I Am A Hospice Rn

    When there's age in your eyes & you have little or no hair, When time is no longer on your side & your at the cross road my friend, when your eyes no longer see, I will be your expression that you need. I am the sun when your cold, the shade when your warm, the water when your...
    LadyGeorgiaBulldog LadyGeorgiaBulldog 36-40, F 9 Responses Nov 5, 2011

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    I'm Proud To Be A Nurse

    Well it just so happens that I am a nurse! I qualified this time last year and its been both amazing and terrifying at the same time. It would be fair to say that nurses have an enormous amount of responsibility with very little authority, at least in my experience. My residents...
    Lilacpearl Lilacpearl 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 15, 2013

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    The Nurses Deserved This

    I went into hospital last year to have my eyes fixed by cataract surgury. I was short sighted & had been refused laser surgury. I had had the first eye done a month earlier. While I was waiting for may turn the nurses were putting drops in my eye to dilate the pupil & help with...
    kopparberg40 kopparberg40 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 1, 2013

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    Do I Admire Mom?

    Everyone told my mother as she was about to take the State Board test . Your baby should be a nurse too. She was expecting me. my Mom has retired and gone back and worked another 10 years since she retired she has been a nurse all my life and my oldest sister is a nurse too she...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 3, 2011

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    I admire nurses, I think what they do is

    amazing. I always wanted to be a nurse, but I know I'm too stupid for that. So I will just admire them from afar.
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 4, 2014

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    Nurses Took Care Of My Penis, Too

    This shows how my nurses skillfully handled a tangential matter during my recent hospital stay. I was in the hospital for a pulmonary embolism and I'm crippled by a bad back, so I needed help urinating into bedside bottles. Complicating matters, as I scooted to the side of...
    ToyPhallus ToyPhallus 61-65, M 2 Responses Aug 21, 2012

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    Hardworking. Diligent.

    Absorbed. Empathetic. Nurses are essential, undervalued and fundamental.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 8, 2014

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    Thnks

    just a thank you to all the nurses out there. you are doing a wonderfull job.
    drmcdreamy drmcdreamy 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 19, 2012

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    these are truly wonderful people

    both women and men.doing what they do to aid the people that need their help when they truly need to be taken care of at a time of anguish.I have a very special E.P. female friend who is a nurse and I like to dedicated this song to her and let her know I think she is truly a...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M Jan 18

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    Those I have met have always been open

    and caring but I do think that the NHS mucks them about and the imposition of heavy management structures is not suitable for a caring profession.Heath care is not a business to make money It is an expression of social love and support.
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M Mar 17

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    This is for a very hard working nurse

    who works in a hospital in New Orleans. What you do for those you care for is angelic in nature.You're heavenly sent to be the wonderful nurse you truly have become.When the stress of doing all that you must do makes you feel down and out.From me to you,take a deep breath in and...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    A Nurse most be the loving caring people on

    earth.. To put up with so much BS from that patient to family members . There hard work and dedication in saving lives should be appreciated !!! God Bless!!
    MasterofSpankings MasterofSpankings 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 10, 2014

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    the surgeons get most of the credit

    for what they did in helping to remove my tumor, but the nurses were the ones i saw the most and who gave me the inspiration and will to go on. it really was a wonderful team of people that helped me and i can't thank them enough
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 28

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    Im In School To Be A Nurse

    nurses are kinder than a lot of doctors ive encountered. ive always wanted to be a nurse, and when i become one, ill be the most compassionate one ever because i have so much empathy for people i wish i could make every1 feel better. my heart turns to mush when i see people cry...
    siciliana88 siciliana88 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 19, 2010

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    Nurses Are Wonderful!

    I have long admired nurses since I was little. Part of it has to do with the fact that I was a preemie, and had to be taken care of by nurses. Later on, I worked in the hospital as a teenager, and working with nurses gave me even greater respect for them. Any time I hear someone...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2012

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    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2014

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    Serendipity, Maybe

    Really respect and appreciate the bedside nurse....She/He has your best interest at heart and will be your advocate when you no longer have fighting power or family left with you...Nurses sometime break rules to get you adequate care, puts her/his license on the line because...
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 13, 2012

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    Out Of Her Way With Kindness

    This is a story about my favorite experience with a nurse.I had to have a fairly major surgery on my left knee, and having endured Anesthesia Awareness two surgeries before, I was understandably nervous. When I got into the pre-op area, I was introduced to my nurse, a very sweet...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 31, 2012

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    Best Verbal Rx Women Can Give Men

    Best Verbal Rx Women Can Give Men I Squared My Shoulders And Commenced A Verbal Counter-Attack Which She Immediately Defused! Here in Canada we have the Victorian Order of Nurses who do home visits when we are really sick--they dress as civilians but have to wear two pieces of...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Aug 26, 2013

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    After A Long Battle With The Education System, I Have To Give Up My Dream Of Being A Nurse

    Nursing studies in Calgary, Canada, Alberta: Racism Behind Closed Doors Approximately 12 years ago, my family and I immigrated to Canada with hopes of a better future. The quiet, serene landscapes of the country took my breath away. I remember the 17 year old girl I was...
    shaandar shaandar 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 16, 2013

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    Hell yea...I have seen nurses get verbally

    abused by doctors. Please...without nurses, doctors got nothing.
    1naughtiesfriend 1naughtiesfriend 31-35, M 5 Responses Aug 1, 2014

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    Night Shift

    Headed to the nursing home in a few hours to make my night shift. Wish me luck! Hope tonight's a quiet night! 🏥
    veronicaspark veronicaspark 31-35, F Nov 13, 2013

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    Cotton1234567890 Cotton1234567890 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 17, 2014

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    Yes ...I admire nurses.

    Most work long hours and are very under appreciated people. God bless you for what you do, it's very important..... Thank you to all the nurses out there !!!
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 13, 2014

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    Nurses Are Rocks!

    My dream all my life was to become a nurse. My hero was Florence Nightingale, I read a story about her as a young woman and that only strengthened my desire to become a nurse. I thought the things she did to help people during her life and during the war were very rewarding and...
    bluetatoo19712000 bluetatoo19712000 36-40, F Mar 14, 2012

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    I think nurses are sexy in her uniform don't

    know why just them hot 😍
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 4, 2014

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    Nurses.

    When I was about 6 or 7 I was in hospital for nearly a year, I had a cyst on my brain, and had hydrocelphalus, (fluid on the brain), the nurses were fantastic, helping me get better, that was many years ago now, but I'm so greatful for them.
    creativegoth creativegoth 51-55, M Feb 28, 2012

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    Any OR nurses here? What are the pros

    and cons of OR nursing and is there anything you can share?
    yensies yensies 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2014

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    How does my toe look?

    Is it looking infected? I lost my toe nail last Saturday...
    Smurfette1 Smurfette1 18-21, F 10 Responses Jul 13, 2014

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    I admire nurses in all areas of the nursing

    profession. I am a nurse, with a masters degree, and work in the mental health profession. I started off as a floor LPN, 23 years ago, but moved to psych nursing 15 years ago.
    momathercomputer momathercomputer 41-45, F 14 Responses Jun 2, 2014

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    I Really Do

    I had a long, intimate relationship with a nurse (actually my wife#1) from her schooling until our divorce seven years later and now I am in a relationship with another nurse. From what I have seen and heard from these wonderful women and seen and heard from the nurses I have...
    CFOM CFOM 66-70, M 5 Responses Jul 16, 2012

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    I have a thing for nurses.

    .something about saving lives and scrubs is a turn on lol! Any nurses on here?
    jakekendall1988 jakekendall1988 22-25, M Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm Not Ashamed!

    I recently shared a story here about how proud I am to be a nurse. Well tonight I have had an argument with my husband about my role as a nurse because he thinks that my job involves little more than in his words "cleaning up ****" he "can't believe that I spent 3 years training...
    Lilacpearl Lilacpearl 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 17, 2013

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    Even though my mother has passed away, I loved and admired my mother very mother very much. She taught me many things in life. She was a very nice and lovely woman, sexy, loved...
    singlefemaleonvacation singlefemaleonvacation 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    There are millions of people in a few professional professions where they risk their lives on a daily basis. I want to highlight, call to attention, and admire the courage of our...
    britishfemaleinusa britishfemaleinusa 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 2

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    I've never really understood this group. Who wouldn't admire wit and intelligence? It would be like creating a group that says "I like breathing". Yeah, we get it. Are there...
    LilGangsta24 LilGangsta24 22-25, F 31 Responses Mar 1

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