We've all been to a hospital at least a couple of times in our lives, and those visits are never, never pleasant. Not only you have to answer a bunch of very personal questions, get poked and prodded but also often endure a great deal of pain, which probably have brought you there in the first place. Nurses and doctors, knowing all this either try to ignore your whining entirely and just do their job, while others try to add some optimism to the situation by making you laugh with hospital puns, funny stories and various sorts of jokes. This list that you'll find below are real stories about the second category of hospital staff and their ingenious ways of keeping patients' spirit up.

From doctors who probably have a Ph.D. in trolling to patients who are taking it rather well and nurses spending their graveyard shifts in very nonconformist ways, the hospital turns out to be an excellent source for funny jokes. So, scroll down, say 'ahhhh' and breathe deep, because you're going to need all the oxygen that you can get for laughing at these funny things found in hospitals!

#1

Saw This Next To The Weighting Scale At The Hospital

Saw This Next To The Weighting Scale At The Hospital

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Hope Floats 7 months ago

Laughed out loud at this!!.. Sometimes, it's just better (and safer) to keep our thoughts to ourselves.. Ha Ha Ha...

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#2

The Definition Of Nurse

The Definition Of Nurse

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varwenea 7 months ago

Or PARAMEDIC, Or EMT, Emergency medical technician, Or FIREMAN, Or DOCTOR

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#3

The Female Nurse Didn't Think I Was Funny. The Male Doctor Couldn't Stop Laughing

The Female Nurse Didn't Think I Was Funny. The Male Doctor Couldn't Stop Laughing

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Aaron Kara 7 months ago

That's perfect! XD

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#4

Had My Leg Amputated And My Brother Shows Up To The Hospital Dressed As A Pirate

Had My Leg Amputated And My Brother Shows Up To The Hospital Dressed As A Pirate

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#5

I Didn't Want To Go To The Hospital When I Had Life-Threatening Illness, Because My Elderly Pet Ducks Required Daily Medications At The Time. I'm The Only Person They'll Allow. The Nurses Let My Husband Sneak Them In At Night

I Didn't Want To Go To The Hospital When I Had Life-Threatening Illness, Because My Elderly Pet Ducks Required Daily Medications At The Time. I'm The Only Person They'll Allow. The Nurses Let My Husband Sneak Them In At Night

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Chris Jones 7 months ago

That's excellent. Kudos to the nurse.

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#6

Who's Gonna Stop Me?

Who's Gonna Stop Me?

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KaPOW 7 months ago

That is brilliant!

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#7

Photo Taken Outside Children's Hospital In Los Angeles. Smart Kid

Photo Taken Outside Children's Hospital In Los Angeles. Smart Kid

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varwenea 7 months ago (edited)

This is very real. And someone did send pizza! It was in the news.

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#8

He Keeps Taking Them Down For Some Reason

He Keeps Taking Them Down For Some Reason

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LOttawa 7 months ago

I find this one hilarious lolll.

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#9

This After Hours Clinic Has Got Jokes

This After Hours Clinic Has Got Jokes

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Caroline Huot 7 months ago

Or live somewhere else than the United States.

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#10

Had To Get My Blood Drawn Today. This Was On The Wall At The Lab

Had To Get My Blood Drawn Today. This Was On The Wall At The Lab

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Symbole Simple 7 months ago

She got nothing to worry about; her blood looks just fine!

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#11

Christmas Tree At My Fertility Clinic

Christmas Tree At My Fertility Clinic

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Random Panda 7 months ago

They should have put an ovum at the top :)

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#12

Was At The VA Hospital Today When I Ran Into This Guy And His Shirt

Was At The VA Hospital Today When I Ran Into This Guy And His Shirt

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Laetitia 7 months ago

Is that the Disney font?

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#13

Woman Ends Up In Hospital After Mistaking Builders Expanding Foam For Hair Mousse

Woman Ends Up In Hospital After Mistaking Builders Expanding Foam For Hair Mousse

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Erin 7 months ago

She looks so done with life.

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#14

These Removed Fish Hooks At My Local ER

These Removed Fish Hooks At My Local ER

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Super Cat 7 months ago

Love how the sign says "People Catchers"

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#15

Leech Jailbreak

Leech Jailbreak

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Aaron Kara 7 months ago

That's kinda gross right?

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#16

Girlfriend's Eye Doctor Hit Her With A Good Ol' Dad Joke

Girlfriend's Eye Doctor Hit Her With A Good Ol' Dad Joke

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Erin 7 months ago

Wauw! Doctor's handwriting that I can read!

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#17

After Crushing And Fracturing His Finger, This Is How My Boyfriend Passed Time While Waiting In The ER

After Crushing And Fracturing His Finger, This Is How My Boyfriend Passed Time While Waiting In The ER

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Jaguarundi 7 months ago

Long wait?

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#18

Comforting To See In My Doctor's Office

Comforting To See In My Doctor's Office

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Hans 7 months ago

Aspirations!

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#19

I Think I Have Found The Worst Game Ever

I Think I Have Found The Worst Game Ever

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Beeps 7 months ago

All this for an eye test???

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#20

This Building Is Like Someone Was Making It Up On The Fly

This Building Is Like Someone Was Making It Up On The Fly

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Randy Dhuyvetter 7 months ago

Kind of reminds me of chinese knockoffs trying to use english phrases.

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#21

Made My Day... And Her's

Made My Day... And Her's

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Chris Pitch 7 months ago

To mask the smell?

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#22

Three Broken Ribs Yet Grandma Still Knows How To Keep Her Spirits Up During Hard Times

Three Broken Ribs Yet Grandma Still Knows How To Keep Her Spirits Up During Hard Times

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My O My 7 months ago

Lovely grandma! I want to be like this when growing old

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#23

Found This Mad Lad's Handiwork In The Local Hospital Bathroom

Found This Mad Lad's Handiwork In The Local Hospital Bathroom

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Symbole Simple 7 months ago

Hand it to the reception desk if you're not sure!

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#24

So I Was On The Toilet At My Hospital (Children's) And I Look Up To Find This On The Wall

So I Was On The Toilet At My Hospital (Children's) And I Look Up To Find This On The Wall

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Lotte 7 months ago

kids can be so postive in a negative situation like a hospital

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#25

The Fertility Clinic I Work For Received This Card From A Urologist

The Fertility Clinic I Work For Received This Card From A Urologist

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Freya the Wanderer 7 months ago

OMG that is TOO funny!

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#26

He Takes It Rather Well...

He Takes It Rather Well...

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2WheelTravlr 7 months ago

It's funny, but fake. It was a photo shoot for an insurance company. http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?t=91277

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#27

The Only Book In My Doctor's Waiting Room. I Think I Chose Well

The Only Book In My Doctor's Waiting Room. I Think I Chose Well

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My O My 7 months ago

Where can I get one?

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#28

An ER Nurse And Her Coworkers Decided Gummy Bears Needed To Be Renamed

An ER Nurse And Her Coworkers Decided Gummy Bears Needed To Be Renamed

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Erin 7 months ago

I love "He Dead!"

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#29

Saw At Work Today... I Work At A Hospital

Saw At Work Today... I Work At A Hospital

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Freya the Wanderer 7 months ago

Also, nurses call the shots!

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#30

This Pain Scale Found In My Doctor's Office

This Pain Scale Found In My Doctor's Office

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Laugh Fan 7 months ago

Better than the 1-10 scale where you only base it on the worst pain you've experienced. What if you haven't had much before or are worn down by having serious pain a lot? I've always found this really difficult as pain from a broken bone is a different type of pain to, say, nerve pain.

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