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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 …

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8 Practical Time Management and Study Strategies for Medical Students
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8 Practical Time Management and Study Strategies for Medical Students

There’s no question that medical school is tough, especially when you consider the amount of material you need to cover in a few short years. Even if you’re putting in the hard work and making every effort to keep up with your studies, the stress of trying to juggle multiple …

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5 Up-and-Coming Topics in Medicine That Students Should Know About
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5 Up-and-Coming Topics in Medicine That Students Should Know About

Breakthroughs in patient care are happening in leaps and bounds due to the convergence of research, technology and medicine. For those thinking about which specialty areas to focus on, or for anyone looking for a glimpse into the future of healthcare, here are five of the most interesting, on the …

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Surgery

I Made A Ring Out Of The Metal Plate From My Surgery

My longest (and most painful) project is finally finished! It was my first ski of the season in 2015, so I decided to celebrate by doing a flip. Shortly after, I was admitted to hospital with a broken collarbone and four fractured ribs. Not my finest work. Three days later …

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The World’s First Human Head Transplant Has Been Successfully Carried Out
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The World’s First Human Head Transplant Has Been Successfully Carried Out

The world’s first human head transplant has been carried out on a corpse in China, according to a controversial Italian doctor who said Friday that he and his team are now ready to perform the surgery on a living person. Dr. Sergio Canavero, chief of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, …

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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 …

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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
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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
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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 …

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