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The reason we don’t get a heart cancer

The reason we don’t get a heart cancer

Your heart Your heart is virtually impervious to cancer due to its muscular, non-fatty nature along with substantial assistance from the pericardium. Food for thought: there are cancers of the brain, blood, lymph nodes, lungs, bone, and every other bodily organ, part, or system imaginable. Why, then, do we never hear about heart cancer Could it be our hearts, long symbolized as the root of loving ... »

THE STORY BEHIND OUR PICTURE OF MESSY OPERATING ROOM

THE STORY BEHIND OUR PICTURE OF MESSY OPERATING ROOM

For those you know us and follow us, you may remember the image we shared on our facebook page that clearly describing what’s really going on in the operation room. Originally, the image was taken in ER in Israel but the exact location we didn’t share because of privacy reasons. (THE IMAGE CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT – You can see the image here.) The main goal and the purpose of th... »

VOTE POLL: What do you most like about Meddy Bear?

VOTE POLL: What do you most like about Meddy Bear?

Please, let us know what MOST you like about our community. If you think that we need improvement in some specific subject, comment it bellow. What do you most like about Meddy Bear? Great Medical Info Awesome Medical Images It’s Very Entertaining I Love the Videos It’s the Best Medical Community Everything is great, but it need improvement Other Please Specify: Poll Maker Thank you. S... »

VOTE POLL: Do you think that medical school is “overrated”?

VOTE POLL: Do you think that medical school is “overrated”?

Vote and tell us, do you think that (some) medical schools are overrated? Do you think that it’s more expensive that it should be? It’s harder that you think before even planing to join? Let’s see your opinion on this.. Do you think that medical school is “over-rated”? Yes No It should be. It’s the best school. QuizMaker Thank you for voting. See the results and... »

Top 10 Things Your Doctor Wants You To Know

Top 10 Things Your Doctor Wants You To Know

It may surprise you to know that doctors, in fact, get our most up-to-date medical knowledge from the National Enquirer (Man Gives Birth to Baby With Wooden Leg, Hospitalized With Splinters!), Sports Illustrated (Swimsuit Edition) and Reader’s Digest. The “I am Joe’s Pancreas, Kidney or Ovary” series personally got me through first year medical school. A recent issue of Readers Digest discussed te... »

23 things NOT to put on your CV – Resume writing for doctors

23 things NOT to put on your CV – Resume writing for doctors

Is my resume ok? Is it what is expected? We hear from many doctors who work with us as locums, or those who are wishing to work in the Australian medical system that they are not confident about their CV. They fear it is too long, too short, in the wrong format, the wrong font, doesn’t include the right information, or is not what is expected in Australia. For the most part, their fear is well fou... »

5 kinds of Doctors you’ll come across in a hospital

5 kinds of Doctors you’ll come across in a hospital

So after graduating from the Medical school I realized that it wasn’t so bad. Just kidding. It was bad. But then again I had loads of fun too. Anyways so when I looked back at my five years as a medical student I realized that both the fun part of a rotation and the misery was almost entirely dependent on the doctor I was rotating with. So based on my observation I categorized my mentors int... »

How To Save A Life: 10 Most Disgusting Medical Procedures That Could Be Life-Saving

How To Save A Life: 10 Most Disgusting Medical Procedures That Could Be Life-Saving

Medicine has evolved from the development of lab-grown body parts to fecal transplants, shaping the way patients receive care. Despite their growing advancement, some medical procedures are bizarre and have yet to become accepted. Alltime 10s’s video, “10 Disgusting Medical Treatments That Could Save Your Life,” compiles a list of the most disgusting medical procedures ever performed that may make... »

Love Syndrome

Love Syndrome

Aetiology : Unkown Age of Onset : Teenage. Recent studies have shown that it may affect people upto 25 years of age. Risk Factors : The age itself is the major risk factor. Others include (a) Co-education (b) Cell Phones (c) Movies (d) Internet Of these the part played by the cell phones is note worthy. Pathology Multi Organ System Failure Clinical Features Symptoms A) The most common presenting f... »

The Best Movies For Doctors And Medical Students

The Best Movies For Doctors And Medical Students

The list contains more than 100 films , each medical student and doctor should see Enjoy ! 1- Patch Adams 2- Wit 3- Philadelphia 4- Terms of Endearment 5- Leaving Las Vegas 6- The Doctor 7- Awakenings 8- The Fisher King 9- Something the Lord Made 10- And the Band Played On 11- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest 12- The Painted Veil 13- The Race for the Double Helix 14- Article 99 15- People Wil... »

Ten Ways To Be A Good Medical Student

Ten Ways To Be A Good Medical Student

1. Be An Excellent Manager of Your Own Time Medical school will overwhelm you. In the four years it will take you to get your MD, you will be presented with more information that you must master than you might have thought possible, even if you did attend a rigorous pre-med program. Accordingly, the first tip to being a good medical student is to develop time-management skills. 2. Be Friends With ... »

Ten Ways To Be A Good Medical Student

Ten Ways To Be A Good Medical Student

1. Be An Excellent Manager of Your Own Time Medical school will overwhelm you. In the four years it will take you to get your MD, you will be presented with more information that you must master than you might have thought possible, even if you did attend a rigorous pre-med program. Accordingly, the first tip to being a good medical student is to develop time-management skills. 2. Be Friends With ... »

Medical Student Syndrome

Medical Student Syndrome

Medical student syndrome “MSS” also named medical student disorder, medical student disease and hypochondriasis of medical students is a condition frequently reported in medical students nowadays. MSS is a constellation of psychiatric symptoms that affect the mood and behaviour of a medical student, especially during the first year of studying medicine. While Medical students are learn... »

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