How You Can Choose The Perfect Residency Program: For New Board Passers and Forever Confused

How You Can Choose The Perfect Residency Program: For New Board Passers and Forever Confused

Exam results are finally out! Congratulations new colleagues! What a saga it has been! But before you can even savor the sweet success of your long years of hard work, the next chapter is looming in. And for some of us the most secretly dreaded questions are: “Ano na isspecialize mo? (What field would you [...]

Why Young Doctors Should Give Moonlighting A Try: 7 Curious Discoveries

Why Young Doctors Should Give Moonlighting A Try: 7 Curious Discoveries

To take things slower, or to take a slightly different path doesn’t mean you’ve settled for less. It only means you are brave enough to be non-conventional. And its those who choose to be different that make a mark. But to stand out you have to be the best you could be and it is [...]

Seoul, SK Autumn 2018: A Sequel

Seoul, SK Autumn 2018: A Sequel

“You have arrived at Incheon International Airport, South Korea” - the flight attendant announces as the plane lands on the Korean runway in chilly Autumn of September 2018. The landing announcements were almost the same back in the Spring of April 2017. It was the same words that gave my heart a thud, I am [...]

Why Patients Hate Some Doctors?

Why Patients Hate Some Doctors?

I disliked my attending physicians because they made me feel I am a nuisance. I was offended by their attitude....Medicine is not a half-hearted calling.

15 Medical School “Thrive-vival” Tips

15 Medical School “Thrive-vival” Tips

First we lay down the difference between survive and thrive. To survive is to continue to live or simply exist on the other hand to thrive is to prosper or flourish. Of course, we wouldn’t want to just simply exist, we want to bloom wherever we are planted. Prepare It’s going to be tough. Prepare [...]