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New to Med/Nursing School? Here are a few tips to get you started

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If you recently received an offer for Med/Nursing School, congratulations on choosing such an intense and continuously advancing career! Although your studies in Medical/Nursing school can be quite heavy at times, your years at the university will surely be enjoyable.

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Bad grades last semester? No worries! 6 proven ways to level up

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It’s back to school for many, if not everyone. I always dreaded the end of summer breaks but at the same time, I appreciated the “fresh start” aspect of going into a new academic year. 

While we all hope for the best grades, lapses happen (more…)

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ElectivesStudent hub

Elective Diaries: What is intussusception?

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The Medics Abroad summer electives are currently underway in Malindi, Kenya. Our medical students have been there for just under a week and have seen a whole lot of medical conditions that they have only ever encountered in textbooks. The opportunities for hands-on clinical experience have been endless. (more…)

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Elective Diaries: Beyond The Hospital

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It is coming to the end of week 2 of the Medics Abroad summer 2019 elective program and it has been nothing short of awesome.

The students have thus far enjoyed a healthy mix of clinical and non-clinical activities. At Medics Abroad, we are ardent believers of work-life balance especially for (more…)

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A baby and a neck mass

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The Medics Abroad summer electives are currently underway in Malindi, Kenya. Our medical students have been there for just under a week and have seen a whole lot of medical conditions that they have only ever encountered in textbooks. The opportunities for hands-on clinical experience have been endless. From scrubbing in for a hemicolectomy in a rare (more…)

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What Do Medical Students Do With Their Summer Breaks?

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Summer breaks are great, especially when you’re studying for a demanding degree in uni. Everyone looks forward to those 2 or 3 months of not having to go into class or study for tests and exams. However, whatever you choose to do with your summer break is key. (more…)

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HealthStudent hub

How much do you know about sickle cell disease?

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Sickle cell disease is very common, especially within the black population. But how much do you actually know about this very common disease? In the spirit of World Sickle Cell day (June 19th), take this quiz to find out and learn more about the condition (more…)

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