Family is family. And for many, family  has nothing to do with blood. There are so many children in desperate need of a good home that it can come as quite a surprise when others disrespect the situation. Case in point… Redditor whattheactualf**k13 wanted to discuss her story for some feedback. So naturally she came […] More

Doctors see things on the job that might make the average person's stomach churn. You have to have a strong constitution for this job, especially if you're working in the emergency unit, where anything can happen at any given moment.

Some years ago, I met a doctor who told me about all the things he had to fish out of people's butts because they'd... get things stuck up there. Needless to say, this is burnt into my brain.

We heard more stories after Redditor Naypotato asked the online community,

"Doctors of Reddit, what is the weirdest thing you’ve seen while at work?"
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Doctors Share Their Best 'How The F**k Are You Not Dead?' Experiences
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WARNING: graphic descriptions of illness and injuries

Doctors and caregivers perform miracles and, when things work in favor of patients, are praised for performing miracles.

Sometimes, however, those miracles have nothing to do with the medical professionals tending to a patient who narrowly escaped death.

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ER Doctors Divulge The Worst Shape They've Ever Seen A Patient Come Into The Hospital In
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*The following article contains discussion of suicide/self-harm.

With TV medical dramas like Grey's Anatomy, New Amsterdam, and Chicago Med, viewers may think they've seen all the possible worst-case scenarios of trauma taking place in the ER.

Some may venture further by declaring they've become numb to seeing all the gore.

But on a subconscious level, they may have forgotten what they're witnessing on TV is only pretend, and they'll never be prepared to stomach the horrors witnessed by actual medical professionals.

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There aren’t many worse feelings than being the odd one out. Whether it’s because you’re the only singleton in a group full of couples, having a job which pays considerably less than everyone else, or have a seemingly less impressive career or upbringing, there are several situations leading to a potential rise in insecurities. Such […] More