An argument for access to sterile injecting equipment in jail…

The sweat was pouring from his brow.  His insides felt contorted like they were outside of his body.  He could not stop vomiting.  As death was surely looming in, another inmate offered him a hit from an unsterile needle.  What choice did he have?  To suffer through deathly opioid withdrawal or feel the euphoria of … Continue reading An argument for access to sterile injecting equipment in jail…

As a nurse during a pandemic you would think I was worried about the unknown; however, I am worried about my kids.

I have been in a constant state of worry for three weeks now. And its not only the forever changes in policy surrounding COVID or the added nursing responsibilities. It is the worry I wont be able to manage the demands of my kids needs. I have their APSEA Teachers sending 95 page documents I … Continue reading As a nurse during a pandemic you would think I was worried about the unknown; however, I am worried about my kids.