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Update #2

Time for another update: First, I wanted to thank all my wonderful blog readers for the encouragement and comments. I was in a pretty low place last week and hearing how other people felt similarly during their Step 1 prep helped tremendously. 373 more words

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Today was a pretty solid day. The friar, my chronic care doc, really pushes me hard to think. I’m having to remember those silly details from step 1 studying and apply them to the real world. 291 more words

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It's All An Act...

“It is better to know some of the questions, than all of the answers.” – James Thurber

In medical school the first thing you want to do is look smart. 726 more words

Remodelled Realizations: Ideals that Medicine Has Proven Me Wrong

I have lost count on how many times I flipped my books, reviewers, and reports this academic year out of frustration. This whole year, I really have felt like I have become more like an adult with my ideals in life slowly shattering before me. 1,709 more words

Time To Catch Up

Just a quick catch-up on life for all those who care (i.e.: long-distance family members)!

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The last few weeks have been nice – I forgot what it was like to go do things on the weekend and not feel like I have to be studying for an exam. 836 more words

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Is That A Penis?

Once again, I have emerged from studying for a bit of fresh air after completing another block of my first year of medical school. This time, I was studying reproduction, which involved a striking amount of time agonizing over the question, “Is that a penis?” 589 more words

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8 Realities Of Being Married To A Med Student

1. Something is always stressing them out. There is always another test to study for, another practical to pass, electives to take, a volunteer shift to work or residencies to apply for. 405 more words