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 [...]
It's the middle of the school year and maybe this time you must be surrounded by a dark cloud of negativity. The pressure is mounting and so are your grade deficits. At this point of the journey, the future seems bleak. Each day you sink deeper in what seems to be a quicksand, that is [...]
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 [...]
Here’s my take on the recent issue of doctor shaming. Much has been said and it has gotten tiresome. I don’t think I have to explain myself or my profession or my colleagues for being human and making our weaknesses slip. No one has to explain their right for basic needs or for respect or [...]
At the slopes, I saw the importance of taking up courage and holding on to faith....
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.
To medical students: Ever wonder what lies beyond weekly exams? This is for the uninformed us. The naked reality of what lies beyond class.