What to do with All. The. Pain?

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I am an oncology nurse these days. I cannot tell you how far this is outside my comfort zone.

For you see, as a surgical nurse for the whole of my career — most of my patients had surgery, recovered, and moved on.

My time spent in the ICU prepared me for the adrenaline surges and the emotional disconnect of the OR. If you got attached — you became…