Interview season is upon us and I cannot believe this is my fourth one. I love meeting all the interviewees and many ask about the transition between medical school and residency. How hard is it? Am I ready? Is it really that bad? There aren’t quite the words to describe the leap from medical school to residency. For four years
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Doesn’t really seem like the two should go together. After all, pregnant women are disabled right? We should be on 10 months of bedrest while we carry our children. WRONG. You can be pregnant and healthy and fit! Many women prove this every single day. At my last prenatal visit, my OB GYN asked me if I had been exercising.
March 25, 2017 People always ask, if you were to do it all over again would you choose medicine? The deeper I get into medicine the more I think about this question. Should I have went into business or into accounting or pharmacy and making money in my 20s instead of waiting until my mid thirties? Is it worth being
Ok, so lets debunk some of the myths about pregnancy. Can I really drink wine? How many cups of coffee can I have? Can I get in the hot tub? Some of the most common questions that pregnant women think about but are too afraid to ask are answered below. ♦ I’m pregnant. That means I am eating for two.
Balance. Does it mean 50/50? I always get asked how I balance being a mother in medicine? I love seeing boss moms no matter the career choice. Let’s face it. It’s 2018 and times have changed. Although many mothers stay at home (shoutout to my stay-at-home mommies) many are working full time jobs with a child or multiple children.
p I wish I really knew how hard it would be. “It” being these 4 years of my clinical training called residency. Throughout residency everything has been tried including my patience, sanity, mind and marriage. When we are in medical school we are so concerned with graduating and getting to the next step, not realizing that this next step is