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    the physical demand that is stressful, but the also the mental stress of some jobs can be a big killer as well.  When I worked in the ER during the middle of the night, twelve hours shifts, there were many nights I didn't sit down for six to seven hours, and some nights I didn't sit down at all for almost the full twelve hours.  And all the while the higher ups were having meetings to figure out what more I could do while taking my two minute bathroom break, I mean, couldn't I multitask while peeing.

    "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolution­ary act. " George Orwell

    by zaka1 on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 08:12:16 PM PST

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