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    17 Stereotypes That Drive All Nurses Crazy

    All nurses do is wipe patients' asses all day long.

    1. Every nurse has had at least one love affair with a doctor.

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    You're definitely watching way too much Grey's Anatomy.

    2. Nurses always look sexy.

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    Keep dreaming. We don't wear skirts, bonnets, or tight tops. We are fucking professionals!

    3. All nurses do is wipe patients' asses all day long.

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    Yeah, no. That's about 0.1% of what we're actually doing.

    4. Nurses are inferior to doctors.

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    Say that one more time!

    5. Nurses are always drinking coffee.

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    HA! I wish! We basically have no breaks. And if we do have one, there's inevitably an emergency that interrupts it.

    6. The question: "Why'd you become a nurse and not a doctor?"

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    Well, why don't you just shut the fuck up?

    7. Or the even better question: "You're a nurse? So that means you can take care of me when I'm sick, right?"

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    I guess that was the first and last date with this guy.

    8. The training is easy peasy.

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    Alright, if it's so easy, then why don't you tell me which of these is the correct cable for the present situation?

    9. Nurses have to do everything their patients want.

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    We are not butlers. Plus, this isn't a hotel, it's a hospital.

    10. When people assume that there's nothing to do during night shift since all the patients are asleep.

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    Asleep? The fun only begins now!

    11. All nurses are super filthy in the sheets.

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    Come on, seriously?

    12. There are no male nurses.

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    Oh really, who says that?

    13. Nurses have a totally normal job. They always make a huge fuss for nothing.

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    Yeah, doing night shifts, having almost no personal life, and waking up at 4am even on vacation. But you're right — totally normal.

    14. The doctor always knows more.

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    No. Nurses also have intense medical training. We can do way more than just change the sheets on the bed.

    15. The assumption that a nurse is happy to provide friends with every drug on the face of the earth.

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    Sure, since every nurse would love to go to jail.

    16. Is hospital life just like on TV?

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    No! For the last time! N.O. If only.

    17. Nurses are always in a bad mood and are perpetually stressed.

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    Yes, it really is awful here! If only you worked with us — then you'd really know!

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