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1. a person, usually a woman, who tends the sick, injured, or infirm
2. Zoology a worker in a colony of social insects that takes care of the larvae

What does it mean when you dream about a nurse?

Dreaming of a nurse suggests a need to be taken care of and to be healed. It also sometimes indicates a healing is in progress. This dream also implies that strained or unpleasant conditions are being set aright.

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As part of its campaign to focus community attention on the fact that Northside nurses are entering their 10th month without a new contract, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association, sponsored a full-page ad in today's Vindicator newspaper.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After working with financially troubled institutions in previous negotiations, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association (YGDNA) is hopeful in its efforts to negotiate with an affiliate owned by Fortune 500 Company Community Health Systems (CHS).
Williams is President of Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association (YGDNA), the Ohio Nurses Association local representing the registered nurses at Community Health Systems' Northside Medical Center.
Recently, Youngstown Mayor George McKelvey suggested the involvement of area Congressman James Traficant to mediate an end to the 70-day strike between Forum Health and the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association (YGDNA), an affiliate of the Ohio Nurses Association.
The Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association estimates that 250 or more replacement nurses, employees of FASTAFF, a subsidiary of U.

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