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Confessions of an ER nurse

100% stolen from Facebook (sorry, I don’t know the author), but I think it’s important to share.  And I don’t think this experience is unique only to Emergency Room nurses/physicians, but is felt by many people throughout the hospital, albeit … Continue reading

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Southern expressions

At some point, I’ll get around to writing a post about how much life has changed since moving to New Orleans from Boston.  I’ve certainly learned a whole new set of terms and a new way of pronouncing certain words.  … Continue reading

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Innovation in health care

Drs Allan Detsky and Alan Garber wrote an interesting piece in the New England Journal of Medicine this past week about innovation and disruption in healthcare.  The authors point to the new “sharing” economy – specifically to the disruption in … Continue reading

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America is again caught between nationalists longing for the glories of an imagined past, and activists invoking ideals the nation has never yet attained.

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Burning bridges

Lisa Rinna (@lisarinna) tweeted this the other night, and I couldn’t resist posting it.     

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The Next Time You Hate on LGBT People

Jan Albert Suing, a graduate student as well as a LGBT rights and social equality advocate, wrote the following Facebook post a little less than a year ago when same sex marriage became the law of the land thanks to … Continue reading

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Don’t be angry when someone disappears from your life.  Sometimes, God takes the trash out for you.

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