Tag Archives: Family Medicine

ICU Part II

I finished my month in the ICU.  And, believe it or not, I really, really liked it.  I know, I know.  My last blog post I said how much I hated the ICU and how I would never want to … Continue reading

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Light at the End of the Tunnel

Today marks the first day of my LAST year of school.  EVER.  It seems like that little light at the end of the tunnel is getting just a tiny bit brighter.  And it feels really, really great.  Plus, as far … Continue reading

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Things Doctors Love Most

I’ve compiled a list of things that doctors really love.  You should probably do as many of these as you can the next time you go to the doctor and you will undoubtedly become her favorite patient. 1. Have a zillion … 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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Doubts

A lot of people have doubts in medical school about whether or not they made the right choice in choosing medicine as a career.  Many of my friends have had such doubts in the past few years.  I’ve been lucky, … 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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