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RIP My 'Pancreas' :(

For close to 10 long years my pump has been my pancreas, it has helped me through  pregnancies and so many ups and downs in life I lost count a long time ago, yet today I had to say goodbye to my current ‘pancreas’ after it decided the humidity was too much for it :( A major button error occurred and the whole thing froze on me I couldn’t get it to respond in anyway. 509 more words


Madness: A New Short Part 2

“Carrie, we have three new doctors coming to aid us with the injured soldiers!” I nearly shouted with joy. As I made my way over, I noticed Carrie sitting on her bed. 287 more words

Healthcare workers should stop being so passive-aggressive and use the law instead

In recent years, there seems to have been an increasing number of healthcare workers posting on Facebook or other social media to complain about the ill-treatment they receive from patients or their family members. 505 more words



My sister was in hospital, having undergone serious surgery lasting several hours.  She had been through enough. So did she deserve a tedious visit from her brother and me? 723 more words

Battleship Galactica

Have a Safe and Happy 4th of July Weekend

If you’re in the U.S., we hope you enjoy the long 4th of July weekend.

Wherever you are, and this blog’s readers are sometimes surprisingly far-flung, we will be back with new posts on Monday, the 6th of July.


Summer Sites: The Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre

The Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre

The Royal College of Nursing’s major London site is located in a smart Georgian building in Mayfair. 372 more words