STRONGER- When nurses become victims…

July 31, 2012 Jo Cerrudo 1

Her face bore the bruises that could not be hidden any much longer. The abuse had escalated.

A few months ago, her discolored arms were concealed underneath the long-sleeved tops; her face a picture of contentment and happiness. With beautiful twin daughters and a hunky young son, a thriving career, and a successful, seemingly loving husband, she was the antithesis of a battered woman.

Help! (Photo credit: Father and child (Photo credit: screwattack)


June 14, 2012 timgurl 0

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May 25, 2012 timgurl 2

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perfect hands

May 13, 2012 timgurl 1

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If Tomorrow Never Comes

April 15, 2012 Jo Cerrudo 6

It was the patient’s husband. He looked much older than his 40 years. His eyes were red-rimmed and exhausted in the effort to stop crying in front of his wife.
He asked, “Can anyone sing this song? It’s her request, but I just couldn’t.” His lips trembled as he proffered a sheet of paper towards the nurse.
It’s the song lyrics for the song “If Tomorrow Never Comes” by Garth Brooks. It was also recently covered by Ronan Keating.

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“Foster Home”

April 2, 2012 Mga-sulat-kamay 2

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