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Medical Professionals and Bystanders Share the Weirdest Pregnancy Misconceptions They've Witnessed

You don't need to be a doctor, nurse or midwife to know where babies come from. That said, some people are way too old, and in some cases have too many kids, to not know the most basic information. How are people so bad at this. It's okay when kids ask hilarious questions in sex-ed because they're just learning, but this is too far. People have strange relationships with their doctors, going as far to deny really WTF stuff.

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Twitter Users Share Things Never Said In A Hospital

Twitter users are getting real creative and dark-humored in what they're coming up for, when it comes to the kinds of things you'll never hear said in a hospital. It's funny, we don't think about how fragile that atmosphere really is when it comes to how selective people should be with their words. 

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Twitter Users Share The Most Absurd Medical Bills They've Received

We're talking medical bills as big as houses. The resulting insights from people about the kinds of medical bills they've received, are filled to the brim with obscene amounts of money. 

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Medical Professionals Share the Dumbest Things They've Had to Explain To People

Doctors, Nurses, certified nursing assistants, pharmacists, and anyone even  tangentially related to medicine constantly have to talk to people who have no basic understanding of how their own body works. Patients will do stupid things, lie, and even deny the most WTF stuff. It's kind of sad to think about where we'd be without medical expertise, and it's flabbergasting to see what people think is healthy behavior.

Medical professionals share stories of times they had to explain basic medical knowledge to stupid people.
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Strange Things People's Bodies Do That Aren't Quite Right But Not Worth A Doctor's Visit

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share those strange things that their bodies do that aren't quite right, but don't necessarily warrant a visit to the doctor's office. The resulting insights might do an effective job at reassuring you that our bodies are actually just bizarre machines that come with their own series of weird glitches; but aren't life-threatening. 

Strange things that people's bodies do that aren't quite right, but also aren't worth a visit to the doctor's office.
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18 Bummers to Remind You Life Could Be Worse

Life is doling out bad hands, but luckily your number doesn't come up every day. Here's some highly varied "bad times" other people are having.

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This is some weird high school bully BS. Definitely an uncomfortable back and forth to sit through. 

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Nurse Basically Slut Shames Woman For Her Sexual History During An STD Checkup

This woman shared her gnarly experience with a rude nurse who basically slut shamed her for her sexual history, and the people of Reddit have pretty much confirmed that the nurse was definitely the asshole in the situation. 

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Guy Finds His Family Physician On Twitter And Wishes He Hadn't

This family physician's using his Twitter account to share some of his thoughts about a day on the job dealing with mindless patients. The jokes definitely bring with them a "dad joke" kind of vibe. But we enjoyed them. 

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Medical Staff Share Their Stories And Emotional Rollercoaster Ensues

We're not crying, YOU'RE crying! Twitter users shared their medical stories in one tweet and a wild, emotional rollercoaster ensued. Ain't life a beautiful mess. 

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Adorable Mom Starts Writing Romance Novels, Surprised Daughter Becomes Huge Fan

When Pam Mingle retired and decided to chase down her dream of writing romance novels, her daughter was a bit shell-shocked by the developed. I mean, quite the way to ease into your retirement! And her wary daughter was quickly converted into a full-fledged fan after realizing that there was so much more to this romance novel genre than she previously thought. 

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Woman Dives Down Anti-Vaxxer Rabbit's Hole In Twitter Thread About Global Fanaticism

Twitter user @stephhegerty, falls down a rabbit's hole about anti-vaxxers. She went to Italy where it's become a particularly big issue the last few years. Huge contributors to this big issue being those pleasant things like the rapid spread of misinformation. Catch the rest of her findings over here after you're done checking out her Twitter thread. 

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24 Medical Professionals Share the Most WTF Things Patients Denied

Doctors, nurses and technicians see some wild crap every day. It's not just all the injuries, it's the stupid things people are too embarrassed to mention. In case you were wondering, it's a bad idea to lie to a doctor. For more, here are some times medical professionals saw right through lying patients.

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10+ Troubled Doctors Share Their Anti-Vax Parent Stories

Doctors of Reddit are sharing their experiences on the job with anti-vax parents. The resulting stories are all kinds of troubling. The stupid is strong with some of these parents. Let's just leave it at that. 

AskReddit is full of oddities. This thread of Redditors sharing the strangest thing they've ever experienced is another example of how outrageously weird people can get.

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Med Student Has Classic Encounter With Conspiracy Theorist Anti-Vax Parent

You can't cure stupid but you sure can manipulate it. This fourth year med student's classic encounter with a ridiculous anti-vax parent is all kinds of gold. They handled the situation beautifully. 

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Motivational Post About Enjoying Your Time Here With Passion Is A Brutal Feels Trip

CAUTION: This post hits hard! That being said, you might find serious motivation from this post written by a young, wizened soul with dwindling time left after some heartbreaking news. Our hearts go out to them. They make a moving case for enjoying our time here with a passion. 

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