Category: family life

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Saying NO

03 Dec 2015

By AJ Copeland  My Chair asks me to host the Department holiday party at my house. An office nurse hits me up to purchase giftwrapping for her son’s fundraiser. My mother wants to come along whe...

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A Family Affair

25 Nov 2015

By Linda Farkas This Thanksgiving has given me much to reflect on;  myself changing jobs, my husband and I moving across country, one daughter completing her first year out of college and living i...

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Gratitude at Home and Work

13 Nov 2015

By Lauren B. Nosanov Steeling myself for an incoming 5 year-old MVC victim with reportedly fixed and dilated pupils per the EMS report, I am overwhelmed with gratitude that my own children are safe...

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An Attitude of Gratitude

08 Nov 2015

By: Beth Shaughnessy It can be a difficult task to think about gratitude because we may become a little hardened and insensitive in light of the demands on our time.  I can't help but smirk when I...

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I. AM. TIRED.

21 Oct 2015

I am tired today. It was a call night, after a full day of operating. The pages came in steadily. I don’t mind the ones that have to do with patient care. Most are just from people trying to do t...

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Cold hands, bright eyes, and tuberculosis… Happy New Year!

30 Dec 2014

We asked our Women Surgeons to share with us their Holiday traditions and some of their favorite memories of the holidays. Please enjoy these delightful stories from fellow AWS members -- and feel ...

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Happy Holidays from the AWS!

28 Dec 2014

We asked our Women Surgeons to share with us their Holiday traditions and some of their favorite memories of the holidays. Please enjoy these delightful stories from fellow AWS members -- and feel fre...

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Happy Holidays from the AWS!

25 Dec 2014

We asked our Women Surgeons to share with us their Holiday traditions and some of their favorite memories of the holidays. Please enjoy these delightful stories from fellow AWS members -- and feel fre...

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Happy Holidays from the AWS!

24 Dec 2014

We asked our Women Surgeons to share with us their Holiday traditions and some of their favorite memories of the holidays. Please enjoy these delightful stories from members of the Association of Wome...

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Happy Holidays from the AWS!

23 Dec 2014

We asked our Women Surgeons to share with us their Holiday traditions and some of their favorite memories of the holidays – both at home and work. Please enjoy these delightful stories from members ...