A Conversation for The Act of Expectorating

Memory Lane

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This brought back memories of my days as a student nurse when it was the task of the lowest of the low to collect the sputum pots and check on the contents smiley - yuk

Woe betide you if you didn't write the patients' names on them!

We had to prepare the Nelson's Inhalers with Friars Balsam in boiling water. Oh happy days smiley - groan

It may have been in the last century, but it was only about 28 years ago, nebulisers hadn't come into common use in the dear old NHS!

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