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February 10, 2020

Some physicians enter medicine clearly grounded in their purpose only to be reinforced by their work experiences. Early in my career, I was inspired by my personal internist’s clear, unwavering passion for his work. He was on faculty at a medical school and volunteered...

November 9, 2019

Recently, a friend and I were chatting casually when she disclosed her struggle with a parent recently being hospitalized. An immediate twinge sprouted in my stomach and my shoulders tensed as I listened to her describe feeling scared and uncertain. While, I wasn’t con...

September 28, 2019

Do you remember the anti-drug campaign created by Partnership for a Drug-Free America in the 80’s? This iconic campaign featured a spokesperson cracking an egg over a sizzling skillet saying, “This is your brain on drugs.” Regardless of how effective the campaign was i...

September 19, 2019

Some time around 4:30 AM, the distinct “chirp, chirp” of a cricket awakened me out of a deep sleep. Realizing that the cricket’s call was too close to be outside, I scrambled out of bed and began the hunt. Terrified that the creature would find its way into my bed duri...

March 8, 2019

As a brand new, inexperienced first year medical student, I took the required patient interview course. Actors were hired to portray patients with a variety of medical conditions. On my first day, dressed in my short white coat, notebook in hand, I entered the exam roo...

January 1, 2019

You have unwrapped all your gifts and swallowed your last bite of pie. Ready to tackle the new year, you resolve to make it the best year yet. You join millions of people who, bolstered by the lessons of the past year and motivated by the promise of a brand new year, w...

October 17, 2018

How is it that loneliness has become a growing concern in this age of increasing digital connectivity? Headlines detail an epidemic of loneliness leading to people feeling more detached from one another. In the U.K., loneliness has become a topic of national interest w...

September 5, 2018

Have you ever been faced with a choice that can significantly impact your well-being? With limited information on which choice is best, your struggle with your decision might leave you feeling stuck. However, even when forced to venture out into the unknown, making a t...

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