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Ingvar Árni Ingvarsson
Nurse, blogger, music lover.
Nurse, blogger, music lover.
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After writing about the emotional impact that bullying had on my life I got some really nice feedback. I thought that maybe I had actually laid some ghosts back to rest after that but unfortunately my brain kept on noticing all these interesting articles…

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Finally after many many years of wishing. I finally went to Damnation Festival. Think the first time I had heard of it was I think in 2009, but the line up for the 2013 festival really cemented that I wanted to go. Though I cannot remember why I didn’t…
Metal Nurse: Damnation Follows
Metal Nurse: Damnation Follows
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New Home
Hi guys, Forgot to let you know but I've moved. So if you still want to read my blurp then head over to my WordPress page .

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There, I’ll try again. For the last three years I’ve started writing about Movember and why I am doing it and always seem to falter at some point with it. I am never sure where to start or what point of view to take or what my actual point is. So here…
Metal Nurse: Movember
Metal Nurse: Movember
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Post adrenaline rush. Every person who works in healthcare will have experienced it at some point or another. Some more frequently than others obviously.  During an emergency you get this adrenaline rush which drives you to do everything you can do to…

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“But on the most basic levels a Nurse has 2 roles They impact people in positive ways not limited to and as far as  saving someone’s life in the very literal sense And comforting someone as their candle light flickers out.” I’ve worked in healthcare for a…
Metal Nurse Spaketh: Dying Matters
Metal Nurse Spaketh: Dying Matters
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Everybody likes sex. Everybody likes to read up on sex. Everyone should have sex. On some level we should be more open about talking about sex. In recent years we also have been able to open up about one ageing taboo: Old people having sex. Now, it’s is…

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There is a very dangerous undercurrent of thought going on, which is veering very closely to becoming an drowning wave. It’s the thought that nurses do not need to be educated. Let alone university educated. The odd thing is that this thought is so…
Metal Nurse: Education matters
Metal Nurse: Education matters
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Hopefully, it might not have escaped you, eagle-eyed readers that I am a nurse, I live in the UK and I work in the NHS. So far I have worked in in the NHS for 11 years, I started off working as a healthcare support worker in 2006, in a mental health…
Metal Nurse: The Wonder of the NHS
Metal Nurse: The Wonder of the NHS
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During one of my runs with a good friend of mine our discussion started veering towards legislation. He had commented that did not agree with me on that helmets for cyclists should be mandated, but he did agree that healthcare workers should be mandated…
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