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I Hate Hospitals

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    Why Oh Why? - Yesterday I was in hospital till 2am! I only needed to get stitches, and they insisted that I saw someone from camhs (the self harm counsellor people thingy) and I...
    Ml4566 Ml4566 13-15, M Oct 28, 2013

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    So Very Nervous 6 hours until husband is prepped for everything today. I don't know how I'm going to sleep and the battery on my Kindle is draining. Bad combination. I know it's...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F Apr 4

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    Mortality - I hate the hospital, not because I fear mortality. I know we must die, and I accept that. It's because I hate seeing people in pain, their dreams fading, their last...
    The1ginger The1ginger 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 14, 2013

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    You Are Incompetent And Overpaid - the first time I went to a hospital I had a raging migraine for two days straight and was about to blow my brains out. i had to wait 3 hours for...
    stphnmclrn46 stphnmclrn46 22-25 Sep 20, 2013

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    *sigh* - I've just been for my derm appointment, they are going to admit me, I feel like crying, feck knows why! It's not like I wasn't expecting to need an admission FFS! This...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 5 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    The Crazy Ward - i hate the way we r treated in psych hospitals, theres no compassion, no understanding, no nothing. they just drug us up and dont care at all. r they all like this...
    heidi2 heidi2 21-25, F Mar 1, 2008

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    Bad ER Visit - I am a diabetic. About three years ago, my sister saw I had an ulcer on the bottom of my foot and took me to the emergency room. They were very busy that day...
    2029Wren 2029Wren 46-50, M Sep 23, 2013

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    Zombies Aint Eating Me. - They smell awful. I'm highly susceptible to illness, so if I don't want to get sick worse, I'd best stay away. When zombies attack, it's the worst place...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Jan 29, 2012

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    Not You....i Need You - I'm always the one in hospitals because of my CP but now it's not me in the hospital bed, it's my big brother Lovino, my Lovi. He looks uncomfortable in the...
    WheelchairAngel WheelchairAngel 13-15, F Jan 5, 2013

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    Instant Sickess - Whether it's from the forboding feeling of knowing people are dying around you, or those ******* fluorescent lights - hospitals make me feel ill the minute I walk...
    ceedub12 ceedub12 18-21 Nov 20, 2013

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    Odd Looks - I always get dodgey looks from the nurses there, like they know something I don't know, i.e. I'm going to die or something. It's rather scary when I get that look, I'm...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2007

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    Its Sad... -  The atmosphere..dont get me started! the feeling of death hangs everywhere! from crying people in hallways to just passing by rooms and wondering how many people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 12, 2009

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    They nurse at the ER gave me tomorrow off school to recover from the medicine... Truth is I don't think I need to recover from the medicine, I need a day to recover from all the...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    *Sigh* - Because I've not been very well I've missed my hospital admission in the city. How's that for irony, too unwell to get to hospital!!! I know I absolutely hate going in...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 2 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    I was admitted to the hospital last night after overdosing on sleeping pills. A lot happened that night. It was the scariest night of my life. I've never seen that many red lights...
    zbubbly603 zbubbly603 16-17, F Mar 30

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    A Bit Ironic - I was never very fond of hospitals. I suppose that’s because when I was very young I used to wind up there often with dislocating things in my body, becoming so...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F Aug 25, 2012

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    Finally A Plan! - Sir is doing smashing well. Off the IVs and Monday is his heart cath, possibly surgery to implant an internal defibrillator. Most importantly the cardiologists...
    BettyAnnIsPassionate BettyAnnIsPassionate 31-35, F Nov 30, 2013

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    Just Because They Can - I havent decided which i hate worse the mental hospital or regular they both treat me like im mentally ill which i am but im not mentally incapable of...
    Passionfruit3 Passionfruit3 18-21, F Jun 5, 2011

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    Always Something Husband had a second v tac and thus time I'm worried we'll wind up back here in the hospital a 3rd time. Seriously hope they bail the cause down and do something...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    Day 10 - The spoilt brat that has been driving the entire ward demented with her temper tantrums has finally discharged herself, the relief is unbelievable! We still have all the...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 7 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    Er Trip On Fourth Of July - In accordance to the title, many would assume this story is about a fire works accident this past weekend. No, nothing obvious of this nature. Instead...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 10 Responses Jul 5, 2011

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    Ironic That I Hate Hospitals.... I Want To Be A Trauma Surgeon - I want to be a trauma surgeon and yet I hate hospitals, I remember the last time someone I loved was in one he...
    DaniGirl13 DaniGirl13 13-15 Feb 19, 2013

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    I'd Rather Go To The Vet - Whenever I had my big boy, I had to take him to the vet all the time for different things. They were always nicer to him there than any doctor or nurse...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 16, 2011

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    Waiting Game - It's day 4 of this hospital stay. The cardiologist is going to visit today but no idea when and I'm so impatient. Husband is the one keeping me calm this time. I'm...
    BettyAnnIsPassionate BettyAnnIsPassionate 31-35, F Nov 29, 2013

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    The Atmosphere - i really don't like the atmosphere of hospitals. its eerie and quiet. everyone all look pale and sad. its not their fault i know, but it makes me feel so sad for...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 18-21, F Nov 29, 2007

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    Finally A Plan! Sir is doing smashing well. Off the IVs and Monday is his heart cath, possibly surgery to implant an internal defibrillator. Most importantly the cardiologists are...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F Apr 4

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    Day 2 - Having arrived in this delightful establishment yesterday to an utter fiasco, I'm pleased to report it's been all good since! When I arrived after my three hour journey to...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 5 Responses Dec 8, 2012

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    I Hate Hospital... - ... and after what I went through, I'd say its allowed. 100%.
    Aeluna Aeluna 13-15, F Apr 15, 2012

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    That Was A Total Waste Of Time! - I just love how you go to the hospital for a non life threatening emergency and they ******* don't do anything for you! Make you bleed then send...
    Fireflower352 Fireflower352 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 2, 2013

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    Waiting Game It's day 4 of this hospital stay. The cardiologist is going to visit today but no idea when and I'm so impatient. Husband is the one keeping me calm this time. I'm...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    My Hospital Experience Friday 15th June 2012 - Sunday 17th June 2012 - im laura and im from wolverhampton in England about 4 days ago i went into hospital at new cross to have my...
    dreamgirl444 dreamgirl444 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2012

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    Stupidest Two Hours Of My Life - About 12:30am on November 10, I woke up screaming with a severe stomach ache. It was unbearable. So my mom decided to take me to the hospital. On...
    EmylovesBen EmylovesBen 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 10, 2011

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    'm So Worried And I Want To Cry Husband got bumped in his procedure from 7 to 10 then finally got in just past 11. The end is so close but so far. A week of this stress for both of...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F Apr 4

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    Save You - i am the one that belongs in there me. im the one that should be hooked up to all those diffrent mechines. it my fault i should have been there to stop you it my fault...
    theresnolifewithoutmusic theresnolifewithoutmusic 13-15, F Jan 13, 2013

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    Sitting In The Hospital. - Glad they have wifi! Laying is one of the recliners listing to my mom snore away. Haha glad she's getting rest (she has cancer) also glad I'm a genius...
    Zforzombie Zforzombie 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2013

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    And Yet ... - I am as familiar with hospital gowns as others are with their pajamas. That scent I have come to hate, that dull smell of stale urine, of disinfectant, of ...
    missymonkery missymonkery 22-25, F May 27, 2009

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    I hate hospitals, "this is your diagnosis.. You should probably see this doctor because we can't do **** for you here.. Oh and by the way, here's your big fat bill.. Have a nice...
    taylor7922 taylor7922 18-21, F Dec 6, 2013

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    I Absolutely Hate It - I have, for the very first time in my life, been confined in a hospital last Monday. The nurses were nice enough, the doctors are capable, I guess it's just...
    1imaginarylife 1imaginarylife 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 24, 2013

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    With a Passion - i may be the girl who's fearless around needles and blood, but the very thought of hospitals themselves makes me go weak in the knees. i hate the atmosphere. they...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 10, 2008

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    So Very Nervous - 6 hours until husband is prepped for everything today. I don't know how I'm going to sleep and the battery on my Kindle is draining. Bad combination. I know it's...
    BettyAnnIsPassionate BettyAnnIsPassionate 31-35, F Dec 1, 2013

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    If I End Up In A Hospital Again.... - ....I will surely be scarred for life. I'm so sick of being around people. Who would do such a cruel ******* thing to me...
    WhoisChaff WhoisChaff 26-30 Jan 31, 2013

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    Day 3 - Only day 3 and I'm struggling to contain my rage levels! The patient care on this ward has never exactly been good but it's getting worse. One of the ladies on the ward has...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 9 Responses Dec 9, 2012

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    I really don't like being in any hospital. This last hospital visit from November 19th until December 4th was no different. I was hospitalized for high blood pressure towards the...
    sherrianna sherrianna 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 20, 2013

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    They Go Away - My grandfather went there with abdominal pain...and left us eight days later. My great-uncle got sick and went there...and left several months after that. His wife...
    flirtswithdisaster flirtswithdisaster 26-30, M 5 Responses Jul 26, 2008

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    That Time Of Year Again :S - I went home before to change for my evening job and take my dog for quick walk and was greeted by the dreaded white letter. My name printed in some...
    Addison1984 Addison1984 26-30, F Apr 15, 2013

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    I'm So Worried And I Want To Cry - Husband got bumped in his procedure from 7 to 10 then finally got in just past 11. The end is so close but so far. A week of this stress for both...
    BettyAnnIsPassionate BettyAnnIsPassionate 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2, 2013

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    Me too, icu is all to familiar with me. Ughhhh.
    rkcollins rkcollins 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 22

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    melster1973 melster1973 36-40 Mar 22

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    I suffered from vitiligo, but I was cured now. It was bad, and makes me very unhappy. I live in China. Here we use Traditional Chinese Medicine to treat skin problems, I went to...
    mandysimpkins mandysimpkins 26-30, F Apr 1

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    Yes I really do. Especially when they are nasty about my age, nasty about my medical history, and nasty about me not being able to do well on their tests. I'm hoping to get...
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 1 day ago

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