Tag Archives: Cadaver

Happy New Year!

Sorry for the long absence everyone, but as you all know, the holidays can get a little busy. Nicholas and I had what we both agree was our best Christmas to date.  He was able to take a whole week … Continue reading

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Pelvis and Perineum

It has been a rough start to the second quarter, and it is only day 3.  I knew it would be a little hard to transition back after Thanksgiving, but I am really struggling.  It doesn’t help that I’ve had … Continue reading

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Everything You Never Wanted to Know about Cadavers: Part II

We are getting closer and closer to the end of anatomy lab, and I must say that it makes me just a little bit sad.  I am going to miss Walter.  Believe it or not, I am going to miss … Continue reading

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Everything You NEVER Wanted to Know about Cadavers

So I should probably preface this post with a warning that the faint of heart should not proceed.  I haven’t written a post in a while, and I was having a hard time coming up with anything interesting to write … Continue reading

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Med School Rant

The past few weeks have been really busy and incredibly stressful.  I overheard a fellow student saying that it felt like they took our training wheels off.  To me, it feels more like they pushed us off our bikes and … Continue reading

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Poor Walter

I didn’t realize how attached I was becoming to my cadaver until today.  We had a long dissection of the upper limb scheduled for today, and I was eager to start cutting.  I was the first person in the cadaver … Continue reading

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Week Two

So….yeah…week two.  Week two has been even more grueling than week one.  I would say that, on average, between class, lab, and straight up “study time,” I am spending somewhere between 10 and 12 hours a day learning.  Tuesday I … Continue reading

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The Best Birthday Gift Ever

Today was my second day of orientation, and it was even better than the first!  It could have been the fact that it was my birthday, or it could have been that I finally got to meet my cadaver.  I … Continue reading

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