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I'm Sorry -- difficult for doctors

Saying “sorry” is the human thing to do.  Doctors and nurses should say it when they feel it.

Saying “sorry” seems to have two meanings:  1) something bad happened and I understand your emotions  2) something bad happened and I had some connection with the event for which I feel partly responsible.   289 more words

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Fakebetes HCP Challenge: The New Nurse

As a healthcare provider without diabetes, I will never fully understand what it is like to live with diabetes. I do however try my best to understand the day-to-day challenges as best as I can. 820 more words

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Indocin

Pronunciation: IN-doe-METH-a-sin

Generic Name: Indomethacin

Brand Name: Indocin

Indocin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It may cause an increased risk of serious and sometimes fatal heart and blood vessel problems (eg, heart attack, stroke). 1,514 more words

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Sumatriptan

Sumatriptan

Pronunciation: SOO-ma-TRIP-tan

Generic Name: Sumatriptan

Brand Name: Sumavel DosePro

Sumatriptan is used for:

Treating migraine headaches with or without aura (eg, flashing lights, wavy lines, dark spots). 1,698 more words

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Don’t Be Embarrassed to Discuss It

(NewsUSA) – Do you or someone you know take a medication to alleviate a condition like chronic pain, or perhaps to treat… 226 more words

Unc D's Talent Showcase

Patients in American hospitals often get away with asking for caregivers based on race - by Elijah Wolfson July 3, 2014 5:00AM ET

Tonya Battle had been working as a nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) of the Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan, for 24 years. 885 more words

Really???

Government Questions Eligibility for Health Insurance Subsidies

Since June 1st, hundreds of thousands of people have been contacted by the government regarding their eligibility for subsidized health care.  Of the eight million people who signed up for healthcare through the government exchanges, two million provided information that differed from information in government records. 148 more words

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