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I Take Care of Dying People

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    I Work For Hospice

    I am  cna,and for the last 10 years I have worked for Hospice taking care of terminally ill patient and their families.I go to their homes. I enjoy the work I do,and it makes me feel like I have made a difference in their lives.
    ladymeow107 ladymeow107 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 6, 2007

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