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Nurses told us the 7 things you should never say to them during a hospital visit

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  Nurses told Business Insider the seven things you should
  never say to them during a hospital or clinic visit. 
  
  Yelling out "nurse" won't get you treatment faster. 
  
  Nurses dislike when others make judgmental or demeaning
  comments about their profession.
  
  
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  Believe it or not, registered nurses don't like when you call
  them over by yelling out "nurse."

  Business Insider spoke with nurses across the country to find out
  what you should never say to them during a hospital or clinic
  visit.

  Many nurses said they have busy shifts and would appreciate it if
  a patient could cut to the chase when reciting medical history.
  Other nurses warned that patients should never to lie to them,
  since that could put their own health at risk.

  Nurses spoke under the condition of anonymity to ensure they
  don't face any career repercussions. Business Insider confirmed
  their identities before publishing.

  Here are seven things you should never say to your nurse.

  • Nurses told Business Insider the seven things you should never say to them during a hospital or clinic visit.
  • Yelling out "nurse" won't get you treatment faster.
  • Nurses dislike when others make judgmental or demeaning comments about their profession.

Believe it or not, registered nurses don't like when you call them over by yelling out "nurse."

Business Insider spoke with nurses across the country to find out what you should never say to them during a hospital or clinic visit.

Many nurses said they have busy shifts and would appreciate it if a patient could cut to the chase when reciting medical history. Other nurses warned that patients should never to lie to them, since that could put their own health at risk.

Nurses spoke under the condition of anonymity to ensure they don't face any career repercussions. Business Insider confirmed their identities before publishing.

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Here are seven things you should never say to your nurse.

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