Tag Archives: Baby

When it Rains…

Have you ever heard that saying, “When it rains, it pours”?  That pretty much describes my life right now.  In the past two months I’ve had a UTI, the stomach flu, and a sinus infection.  My baby has had an … Continue reading

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Ob/Gyn

This week I will start a new rotation – my final core rotation of third year before beginning electives.  The rotation is OB/GYN, or obstetrics and gynecology for those not down with the lingo.  With the exception or surgery, this … Continue reading

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Kiddos

I started a new rotation on Monday…Pediatrics!  As many of you know, when I decided I wanted to be a doctor I thought I wanted to go into Pediatric Oncology.  That was my plan for a really long time.  I … Continue reading

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Waiting Room

I rounded out my surgery rotation with a slightly different perspective – that of worried mom in the waiting room.  I definitely prefer being in the OR to the waiting room.  At least then you are aware of everything that … Continue reading

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Surgery

Before I even started rotations, I knew that I could definitely rule out surgery as a possible career choice.  However, after one only one week into my general surgery rotation…well, I can still rule it out, but I am actually … Continue reading

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14-Hour Day

My current rotation is Internal Medicine, and one of my favorite things about IM is the long hours.  I have discovered so many benefits of working 14-hour days, so I thought I had better share them. 1.  You won’t get … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my readers!  I know it’s a bit cliche to be writing about what I am thankful for, but I have so much to be thankful for, this year especially. Thinking back to Thanksgiving last year, … Continue reading

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‘Why Are You Even Here?’

I am currently doing my family medicine rotation.  It has been rough, and I’m only a week in.  It is really long hours, sometimes 12 hours a day with driving.  Most days I only get to see my baby for … Continue reading

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Sleep Deprivation

So I haven’t posted anything new in a while.  A lot has been happening, but I just really haven’t had time to sit down and write.  My 3 month old baby keeps me pretty busy, and unfortunately she is super … Continue reading

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Is It Worth It?

One question that I often ask myself amidst the chaos that is my life is: Is it worth it?  During my time in the hospital I have had many doctors tell me that it isn’t.  They say it’s too much … Continue reading

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