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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 …

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10 Things Every Pre-Med Should Absolutely Know
Medical Student

10 Things Every Pre-Med Should Absolutely Know

Over the course of my undergraduate career, I have had discussions with countless pre-med students. From these conversations, I have concluded two things about them. First, they don’t sleep. Second, many of them have no idea what it takes to get into medical school. Wait, what? No idea what it …

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5 HIGHEST PAID COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD FOR DOCTORS
Doctors

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 …

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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 …

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Images Show The Shocking Effect Of Emotional Trauma On A Child's Brain
Medicine

Images Show The Shocking Effect Of Emotional Trauma On A Child’s Brain

Take a look at the image of two brains above. Although they belong to children of the same age, you’ll notice that the one on the left is much bigger and has fewer blurred structures than the one on the right. This radical difference is not caused by disease or …

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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’ …

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Study Hacks for Medical School
Medical Student

Study Hacks for Medical School

What would happen if an extra hour suddenly appeared on today’s calendar? How about two? Most would welcome the additional time to complete errands, spend time with family, or pop in at the mall. Students invariably see “extra” time as more opportunity to study or work on projects. However, if …

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The 3 Worst Mistakes You Can Make During Med School
Medical Student

The 3 Worst Mistakes You Can Make During Med School

Everyone seems to have advice on what to do in order to succeed during your medical education, but sometimes it helps to hear what not to do. Here are the three things all medical students should avoid at all costs. 1. Do Not Fall Behind You’ve definitely heard that “medical …

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X-Rays Show Gold Splinters Embedded In Woman's Hands
Medicine

X-Rays Show Gold Splinters Embedded In Woman’s Hands

Meet the woman with the golden touch. Believe it or not, the short squiggly bright-white lines on this X-ray show flecks of gold that have become embedded in her hands. The story behind this image is explained in a medical case study published in The New England Journal of Medicine …

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