42 year old female, married with two great kids, a daughter, 16, and a son, 8. They are my life and keep me quite busy. Professionally, I am a registered nurse, and have been for 20 years now. I have worked in just about every aspect of the medical field/Nursing, but
[More] with the bulk of my experience being in "Med-Surg" (which is the pish-posh...a little bit of everything), Diabetes, HIV/AIDS, Dialysis, Ortho, Neuro, Head Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, to name just a few. I truly LOVE being a nurse! I have a LOT of personal experience with anxiety disorders and depression, and addiction has managed to touch my life indirectly more than once (having a close loved one go through it), so those are two issues near and dear to my heart that I have had quite a lot of experience dealing with also. I live in SW PA on several acres of land....very picturesque and pretty. Haven't been converted into a farmer's wife YET, although hubby is working on it. I am very honored be a community leader in several forums here on MH: Anxiety, Depression, Phobias, and Pre-Diabetes and Adoption. I'm proud to be a CL here at MedHelp, I enjoy "meeting" new people, and watching people help one another. It's very rewarding! I will answer PMs when I can, so if you've sent me a message, please be patient. Most of my time is spent in the "trenches", or the forums, answering questions. I hope you enjoy MH as much as I do!
Just a quick note to say hi! Those lovely pets. So beautiful, like their owner. Hope you are doing well. You give such lovely helpful and understand answers to people on the depression site, bless you for that. Take care lovely lady
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