Glimepiride: uses & side effects
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Glimepiride: uses & side effects

Glimepiride (original trade name Amaryl) is an orally available medium-to-long-acting sulfonylurea antidiabetic drug. It is sometimes classified as either the first third-generation sulfonylurea, or as second-generation. Uses of Glimepiride: It is used to lower blood sugar in patients with high blood sugar (diabetes). What do I need to tell my …

5 Evil Doctors And Nurses Who Were Also Serial Killers
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10 Evil Doctors And Nurses Who Were Also Serial Killers

Primum non nocere is a Latin phrase that means “first, do no harm, and is the foundation on which medicine is based. However throughout history, there have been several cases where medical professionals used the profession’s social status and easy access to drugs to perform heinous acts of cruelty against …

Medical Doctors Ranked First with Highest IQ amongst job professions
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Medical Doctors Ranked First with Highest IQ amongst job professions

How Smart are Medical Doctors? An interesting study published by the University of Wisconsin suggests that doctors (M.D or equiv O.D, dents, etc) have the highest IQ on average. How Smart are Medical doctors? Though I’m not a huge supporter of IQ tests but I would say that most doctors …

Top 5 reasons you should marry a female physician
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Top 5 reasons you should marry a female physician

A couple of years ago, I asked a friend of mine how she met her husband. It was at a bar, and when she asked his occupation he replied, “I work for the city.” She took that to mean he was a construction worker. They began dating and quickly fell …

5 HIGHEST PAID COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD FOR DOCTORS
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5 HIGHEST PAID COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD FOR DOCTORS

Doctors may not have chosen medicine for purely financial reasons. However, earning a decent salary certainly can help to give you (and your family) a good quality of life! After all those years of study, exams and on calls, wouldn’t you like to be compensated fairly? There are wonderful benefits …

3 Easiest Countries to Work as a Doctor
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3 Easiest Countries to Work as a Doctor

Ever wondered which are the 6 easiest countries to work as a doctor? In today’s times, we live in such a connected world that it’s hard not to think about how your career would be if you were living in another country. There are many factors to consider when saying …

Is a good doctor one who finishes medical school on time?
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Is a good doctor one who finishes medical school on time?

Compared to half a century ago, medical students are now learning different skills to adapt to the ever-changing landscape of healthcare. “Today’s students are learning about healthcare costs and how to work in teams. They are moving away from hospital settings and training in community centres and even in patients’ …

How does it really feel to perform surgery for the very first time?
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How does it really feel to perform surgery for the very first time?

Sure you’ll know what you’re doing and had plenty of practice on things that aren’t people. Sure you’ve watched others doing it. But what’s it like the very first time you cut somebody open to make them healthy? Is there extra fear of messing it up? Were you fairly confident? …

Aee Doctors Unhappy and Why?
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Are Doctors Unhappy and Why?

As a medical student, I was often unhappy. I would be stressed about the next exam, downtrodden after a surgeon just yelled at me in the OR, or worried that I may not match into the residency of my choice. These are just some of the feelings that doctors-in-training experience …