Pen Point 31

It is sad that sometimes we, nurses, don't receive the same respect our patients and their relatives accord to other members of the health care team especially doctors. We care the same way they care for you. Sometimes, even more.


Pen Point 30

We spend our lives trying to control the things around us. And in a heartbeat, something or someone reminds us that we're not really in control.

The war on bugs

In 1945, Sir Alexander Fleming, physician and researcher who discovered penicillin, warned that “the person playing with penicillin treatment is morally responsible for the death of the man who finally succumbs to infection with the penicillin-resistant organism.” Today, we are witnesses to Fleming’s prediction rapidly unfolding as a global reality and disaster. The introduction of … Continue reading The war on bugs

Pen Point 27

Some relationships just don't work especially when you think you've exhausted all means possible. You get tired most especially when your love isn't reciprocated. You get tired giving without receiving.