Tag Archives: Gross Anatomy

Last Day of Dissection

Today was my last day of gross anatomy lab.  I’ve got to say, it’s a little bittersweet.  On one hand, it is a huge sigh of relief to be done with anatomy.  (aside from a practical, a block exam, and … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Calm Before the Storm

I figured I better post something this weekend, as it is kind of like the “calm before the storm” around here.  We have three weeks left in this quarter, and the last two are completely jam-packed full of exams and … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Long Week

The past few weeks have brought a lot of new challenges.  Last week we began our last dissection in anatomy – the head and neck region.  We started off by skinning the face and dissecting the eyeball.  I know it … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Ten Bad Habits You Will Acquire If You Go To Med School

Lately, I’ve noticed that I’ve adopted a number of bad habits that can really only be attributed to my becoming a med student.  Don’t judge me. 1.  Drinking Coffee I never liked coffee before going to medical school, and now … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Deciding What’s Important

Today we had our first lecture on the female genitourinary exam.  It is part of a class called “The Complete DOctor,” which is where we learn all the basic skills involved in being a physician, such as taking a history … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Is it Spring Break yet?

I think that Christmas break might be one of the worst ideas ever in medical school.  Sure, I loved going home and seeing my family.  I had the best time ever!  But then…I had to come back to “reality.”  Back … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Doctor, Health Care, Medical Student, Medicine, Osteopathy, Physician | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments