I then proceeded to a patients' room to address their dysphagia (difficulty swallowing). The patient had a refrigerator full of milk cartons. I retrieved one of these cartons and realized that the expiration date was a month overdue. I proceeded to eliminate the excess milk cartons. There is something very putrid about rotten milk! Here are just a few of the milk cartons before I disposed of them down the sink.
I love my job. I am so glad I am a speech-language pathologist.
(Many of the details were left out for confidentiality and no names or identifying information was used in the production of this blog).