41 year old female, married with two great kids, a daughter, 15, 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!
'm pretty new on here and have not figured out how to do too much. I had an HIV test done today and wanted to post it somewhere for peoples prayers support for negative test results. How or where would I do that? I had my exposure during an obstacle course where I had minor scrapes on my self but did not come into contact with anyone that was bleeding to my knowledge as we were blind folded. After reading your Journals it really helped me out a lot understanding the risks and how its transmitted. Thank You!
Thank you for everything!
Try the Charles Linden method for Anxiety, I suffered severe anxiety for two years and tried everything with no help until I came across the Linden method. I have been anxiety free for 3 years now.
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