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Blood, blood, ultrasound 

I’ve had two appointments now since my last post. One on Monday just to have blood after my first 3 days of the follicle stimulating shot. 96 more words

Pcos

#MedicatedAndMighty

By: Cassandra Vella

In October 2015, the social media tag “#MedicatedAndMighty” made waves on the internet and over the summer of 2016, it’s came back! So many social media users are sharing the tag to help fight the stigma against mental health and treatment. 211 more words

Mental Health

Writing in the Morning

There’s not enough time.  After two hours of sleep Tuesday morning I forgot to take my meds yesterday, so that was a fun one.  I was pretty tired but managed to not do enough at work, and not accomplish as much as I wanted at home and out at a social/volunteer obligation I basically let other people do most everything and I watched and only carried a few things instead of actually working.   780 more words

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors. Part 3 of 3

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors – Part 3 of 3

Interruptions occurred during more than half (53,1 percent) of all administrations, and each ceasing was associated with a 12,1 percent increase, on average, in procedural failures and a 12,7 percent increase in clinical errors. 187 more words

Health

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors. Part 2 of 3

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors – Part 2 of 3

Julie Kliger, who serves as program director of the Integrated Nurse Leadership Program at the University of California, San Francisco, said that administering medication has become so unchanging that everyone involved – nurses, health-care workers, patients and families — has become complacent. 196 more words

Health

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors. Part 1 of 3

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors – Part 1 of 3

Diverting A Nurse In The Preparation Of Medicines Increases The Risk Of Errors. 284 more words

Health

Pain comes sweeping back

It’s just after five in the morning and I have been awake for more than an hour with pain that splits my body in two. I’m trying not to weep but I can’t stifle the tears. 314 more words