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The Continuation of Appointment After Appointment: This Is The Rest Of My Life

After sitting in the room for about 15 minutes, I male doctor, followed by a female nurse, entered the room. I remember feeling nervous, like their eyes could see through mine. 438 more words


Diagnosing anxiety!

Something I’ve always struggled with is being able to relate my own experiences of anxiety with the way that it is described. Every thing I’ve ever read on it lists an array of symptoms with clarification that a person can experience one, or all of these and still have anxiety. 307 more words

Hanging Off The Precipice 

“No worries, Doc. We have her info. We will make sure we get her in ASAP. I promise.”

I had met the patient twice. In less than a week I had diagnosed her with cancer that had metastasized throughout her body and told her that the prognosis was not good. 216 more words

Vintage Tin Box

Great vintage find by uhlalalebrocantage (5.00 EUR) http://ift.tt/1KtkM0v

Charles Krauthammer: Why Doctors Quit

Washington Post — About a decade ago, a doctor friend was lamenting the increasingly frustrating conditions of clinical practice. “How did you know to get out of medicine in 1978?” he asked with a smile. 110 more words



Someone’s husband was on the phone to the surgery today and was calling to ask for an appointment for his wife, to see a lady doctor in person. 233 more words