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14 Things People Who Frequent The Hospital Understand

Needles galore.

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1. You are amazing at reciting your birthday on command.

And by hospitals to make sure you're actually you.
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And by hospitals to make sure you're actually you.

2. You get really good at spelling your first and last name quickly.

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Yet, somehow, you're still so humble.

3. The smell of hand sanitizer is almost calming at this point.

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4. Nurses are your best friends.

5. If your veins could talk, they would say they hate you.

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You can't even count the number of IVs that have been thrusted into your body.

6. You hate it when people complain about going for their yearly checkup.

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7. You know your family history better than anyone else.

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Doctor: Does this run in your family?

You: Well, my mom's mother has it, my aunt has it, my mom has it, my great grandfather on my dad's has it, my great aunt once removed had it, and I have it.

8. You make really awkward jokes with your doctor that most people would feel uncomfortable making.

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9. Traveling plans involve researching hospitals in the area.

10. You've mastered the art of wasting time.

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1:30 appointment? Okay, they'll take you at 3:45...

11. You have learned to be a self-advocate .

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"Hi, Nurse! Please don't count to three when you put the IV in." - XOXO Hospital Girl

12. Hospital food is just crap.

13. Your medicine list is longer than some novels.

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Eventually you'll get to the end.

14. Lastly, every time you're at the hospital you realize how lucky you are because there is ALWAYS someone who is having a harder time than you.

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