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RN since 1977. I am a University faculty on approved leave to teach critical care nursing in Nepal, the Himalayan country. Buy my second book - The Sacrament of the Goddess.

Real Name: Niemczura Joe

Location: Kathmandu, Nepal

Occupation: RN, University faculty

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Twitter: @CCNEPal2013

Diaries published: 53 (2 days since last diary on Fri May 22, 2015 at 08:06 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 583 (1 day since last comment on Sat May 23, 2015 at 10:58 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1044

Total Comment Ratings: 475

Most Recommended Diary: About Kaci Hickox and her nursing license Oct 30 2014, 417 comments, 246 recommends

People Following guavaboy: 26

guavaboy's Most Recent Diaries: Unless you have been meditating in a cave somewhere...... you would know that an earthquake hit Nepal April ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 08:06 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
This will be brief. The big aftershock of May 12th didn't just jolt the buildings of the country, it served as a reminder that the earthquake is not over. The Nepal government was beginning to ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 07:50 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
May 12th is Florence Nightingale's birthday. "The Lady with the Lamp" is revered in South Asia, and her picture is displayed in every hospital here. It's because she was a consultant for the ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 11, 2015 at 04:45 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
UPDATE May 9, 2015 The 2015 Mt Everest climbing season is now officially cancelled , after the deadly avalanche that swept away the fixed rope system through the icefall on the route. Nineteen ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri May 08, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Since the April 25th earthquake, there has been a surge of interest for well-meaning nurses and doctors from USA who wish to volunteer their services in Nepal. This is as it should be - it is ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 12:17 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I'm here in Nepal, still. My work involves teaching critical care skills to nurses and doctors . In the Kathmandu Valley, 800 professionals had taken this training, and I'm told that it was put to ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 07:43 PM PDT with 21 Recommends

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