Nurses Make the World Go Round: Upload Your Favorite Photos to Say Thanks

Last week my husband and I spent several days in the hospital; it was the longest either of us have ever spent with doctors and nurses. After two nights sleeping in hospital chairs, relying on the medical staff to tell us what to do and how to eat for my husband’s newly diagnosed condition, I came to respect and appreciate nurses in a way I never had before.

My mother has been a labor and delivery nurse my entire life, yet somehow it eluded me how much time, energy, and love goes into the work she does every day. Unlike the work I do behind a computer, her job in the hospital directly touches people’s lives—and I know now how much her patients impact her as well.

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