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I've Never Met The Nurse Who Saved My Life

The grief, pain, and misery of an illness lying in wait unsettles me — and yet, I must fight to sustain a life caught between existence and incessant stillness.

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This Is Not How Nurses Treat Babies

image credit: Michaela Callahan via Facebook

A nurse in Jacksonville, FL thinks it’s hilarious to use newborns like puppets for her own amusement. This is NOT how nurses treat babies!

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To The Mommas Whose Births I Have Had The Honor Of Witnessing

Photo Credit: MommaKT Shoots (https://www.facebook.com/MommaKTShoots/)

My most precious memories are of the births of my own children, and right next to those, the memories of all the mommas and daddies and babies I have witnessed become families.

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My Mammogram Revealed 'Abnormal' Tissue. They Told Me Not To Panic. I Panicked.

Who's panicking? Not me. Image: Joni Edelman.

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Hospital Truths: The Good, The Bad, The Terrifying

"Germs are everywhere. Arm yourself with either a bottle of hand sanitizer or, to be extra safe, just straight bleach."

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Chris Hemy: Nurse, Festival-Goer

Spotted at: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, San Francisco

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Flying First Class with Ebola: How the U.S. is Avoiding an Infectious Outbreak of Biblical Proportions

How is the U.S. transporting American Ebola victims back to the U.S. without spreading the infection?

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Honoring the Lives of Two Pioneering AIDS Researchers Lost in MH17 

Lives aren't the only things lost when tragedy strikes.

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