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Nursing series: Ideal work experience for a nursing degree

Work experience is great to have when pursuing nursing.  It offers you a chance to see what it is like working within the nursing field.  You may find that certain nursing specialities appeal to you more than others.  Why you need it Work experience is not required but it is necessary if you wish to …

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Weight loss series: Monthly update

The intention was to do a weekly update but things got in the way, I got lazy and also started my extended placement finally, so I think it would be a better idea to do a monthly update instead. In one month I have lost 3.6 lbs! My body fat/fat mass is still very high …

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Weight series: A truthful weigh-in

So I have been struggling to lose weight since around 2013, it has generally been my fault that nothing has really changed since then, mainly down to my complete laziness and my immense fear of loose skin – there I’ve said it! On this site, my weight would appear to have fluctuated over the years, …

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Not a lot going on

So what I have I been up to…Wallowing, watching CSI, doing assignments and going down the youtube rabbit hole. It’s been 18 ish days since I last posted and not much has changed. I have one assignment due in at the end of June with is nearly finished, I was struggling with the appendix for …

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Waiting – how things have changed

Things haven’t gone to plan for my extended placement! 7th April I got the ‘thank you’ email for joining the trust for the extended placement, then a followup email on 9th April with a start date of 16th April for online induction and either 20th or 27th April to start on the wards. I had …

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