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  1. D

    Feeling Lost & Unmotivated

    I really, really want to become a dentist but there are a lot of things that have been bothering me lately that makes me feel unmotivated sometimes. I'm almost done with my junior year, taken all the main classes for pre-dental and don't know where to go from here. I don't have much...
  2. Z

    Thoughts?

    Hello All, I just was wondering if i could get some input or maybe just writing some stuff down and talking it out would help me out. So currently, I am a junior in my 2nd semester. Next semester I will be a senior, obviously, however as i come closer to the end of my undergraduate degree i...
  3. pillowfighty

    I ended my 1yr relationship to focus on school, scared I made the wrong decision

    So I ended my 1 year relationship with my girlfriend (lesbians) yesterday and I'm heartbroken. We both mutually agreed on it and decided the best decision was to end things because I needed to focus on my undergrad studies while she wanted to still be a kid and experience life in that regard...
  4. SisypheanPhoenix

    Down Not Out: Putting this in the Ether

    Hello My Fellow Peoples, 31 year old, URM female here... Back Story: I am originally from Jamaica and left relatively young, around 5 years old. My mother is a Registered Nurse for the past 34 years and my father did some Book Keeping in Jamaica at the hospital but once they emigrated, he...
  5. T

    Totally lost in med school

    I am a year 5 medical student studying in a 6 year program of medical school in Asia and I am totally confused right now. I did quite well in my preclinical years, especially the written part, but my OSCE performance was subpar as I felt extremely agitated and nervous when performing...
  6. A

    so vet experience. . .

    I'm currently a sophomore and have no vet experience. Last year I dual enrolled full-time, but I had a lot of classes and had a hard time keeping up. I also couldn't drive. Anyway, what's considered a solid amount of hours? How many hours do pre-vet students typically work a year? How do I...
  7. kernel

    Need advice, ideas, and suggested timeline for self pity. Or maybe you went thru the same?

    Hi all, Here's another chronicle about how the NAVLE can crush some peoples' souls. Here's mine, and I'm still feeling so empty/shocked/utterly pathetic that I could really use and would appreciate everyone's insight, personal stories, comfort, reminders to buck the f*ck up, ideas for the next...
  8. M

    Mcat prep

    hello all, This is my first post on studentdoctor. Im 24 and just graduated undergrad yesterday, and I'm wanting to start my MCAT prep. I plan on doing the 100 day SN2ED and MCATjelly study plan. However, every time I sit down to prep, I lose concentration, get overwhelmed, and get stressed...
  9. G

    Anonymize patient notes?

    Does anyone here have a good method for keeping their patient notes anonymous so if they are lost there is no HIPAA breach? In other words, I keep papers in my pockets for all of my patients. Of course I try to never lose track of one but I could see it happening in the hustle and bustle. I do...
  10. U

    Forced into dental school by parents. In third year. Depressed and lost. Any advice?

    I never actually wanted to be a dentist. When I was young, my Asian parents enforced the importance of getting good grades. They would always get extra help (tutors) for my brothers and I, even when we did not need it. I excelled in my class and consistently got top marks because it made me feel...
  11. H

    I’m lost - brutal opinions welcome

    Hi everyone, Non traditional here. I am asking advice from spouses of premed / med students and anyone else willing to answer. I am bit lost and need your honest and brutal opinion on the following FACTS: - BS in business management, currently pursuing premed - Average smart but definitely...
  12. FutureDoctorX-men

    FAILED COURSES! PLEASE HELP!!!

    Hi everyone, this is a cross-posted thread. I hope you don't mind, please remove if its not okay: This is my very first time writing a thread on any online forum so please bare with me. Just a little background, I am in my 2nd year in University and I have failed 3 of my courses. They are...
  13. FutureDoctorX-men

    FAILED COURSES, HELP!!!

    Hi everyone, This is my very first time writing a thread on any online forum so please bare with me. Just a little background, I am in my 2nd year in University and I have failed 3 of my courses. They are Statistics, a Biology class, and a History class. In addition, I'm only a 'C' student...
  14. P

    Pharmacy school Students Help me :(

    Hey everyone, I thought I'd reach out to people who actually are in my shoes. Kinda personal but im desperate. I'm starting pharmacy school and I'm so confused. It's been my dream since I was a child and when I finally got there I'm having doubts. I don't know if it's fear or if it's what I...
  15. A

    Lost...

    I feel so annoying because I have been seeking advice on here for the last week or so but I'm completely lost. I take my DAT tomorrow and I'm so close to canceling it and rescheduling it to December or so.... My problem is that I have already applied to my in state school and they're waiting...
  16. Whale2018

    Am I too late?

    Hello everyone, I'm new here. I have a question. Do I need to go to medical school for radiology? Right now I'm planning on majoring in Meteorology and Chemistry, but I'm leading towards to just staying with chemistry. My GPA is 2.80 and I was wondering if that's too low for med school or...
  17. D

    Help Please !!

    I am a freshly graduated doctor in Jordan and i want your point of view on my situation. My goal is to practice ophthalmology. I have 2 choices, one is to stay in Jordan and do a 4-year residency program that is without salary. The residency program is at an army hospital with more than a 100...
  18. M

    Feeling lost and depressed

    Hey peoples, I'm having a really hard time and it would be great if someone could give their advice. I've never done this kind of explain your situation on the web thing before, so hopefully people aren't totally insensitive in their responses. Here's the situation, sorry if it comes across as...
  19. N

    Nontraditional(25) and need advice

    I will start by saying I am non-traditional, but this has always been what I wanted to do with my life. I started going to college at 17 and withdrew from all of my classes (so yes I have 6 "W"' blemishes on my transcripts). I returned at 23. It has been a slow burn, I work part-time and go to...
  20. K

    Can a physician rewrite a prescription for a lost controlled substance script?

    I've been on Adderall since 8/2010 and have never lost a prescription given to me from my physician. On 10/30/15 I went to see my doctor for my semi-annual, scheduled II drug doctor visit and he wrote me 3 scripts. One was for November 2015, which I filled a few days later, the other two were...