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An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found

An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found

Researchers have discovered that the lungs play a far more complex role in mammalian bodies than we thought, with new evidence revealing that they don’t just facilitate respiration – they also play a key role in blood production. In experiments involving mice, the team found that they produce more than 10 million platelets (tiny blood cells) per hour, equating to the majority of platel... »

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... »

14 Doctors Who Deserve A Round Of Applause

14 Doctors Who Deserve A Round Of Applause

Without them, we wouldn’t have open heart surgery, blood banks, syphilis testing, automatic defibrillators, laser cataract removal, and the list keeps going… 1. Dr. Ben Carson: the only neurosurgeon to successfully separate twins conjoined at the head, and the first to perform intrauterine neurosurgery on a fetus in the womb. Mike Theiler / AFP / Via gettyimages.com Long before he got involved wit... »

10 Tips To Be A Successful Doctor Read

10 Tips To Be A Successful Doctor

1- Read more : Every day there are new medical studies , new diseases , new drugs … etc , if you want to be a successful doctor you should read more everyday. 2- Humility : Respect others , even if you are excellent people hate conceited physicians , also even if you are excellent young doctors may know what you dont know. 3- Money is not everything : You are a physician , It is not an ordin... »

Which Medical Specialty is The Most Respected by Other Doctors?

Which Medical Specialty is The Most Respected by Other Doctors?

It Would Depend on the Specialty of the Doctor Doing the Considering. There is an old joke which goes like this: A GP doesn’t know anything and can’t do anything. A Physician knows everything but can’t do anything. A Surgeon doesn’t know anything but can do anything. And lastly: The Pathologist is always right, but arrives too late…. Of course, in the present day̵... »

How Long Does It Take to Become a Doctor?

How Long Does It Take to Become a Doctor?

So now that you’ve chosen to pursue your dreams by becoming a physician, it’s useful to know when you can reap the benefits. While you’re thinking about getting into the best medical school possible and taking stock of your medical school requirements, you’ve probably already begun asking yourself, how long does it take to become a doctor? One of the greatest concerns for students considering a ca... »

How To Prevent Burnout And Find Fulfillment

Dear New Doctors: How To Prevent Burnout And Find Fulfillment

These are pivotal transitions in a physician’s life. Learning how to perform surgery, make a complex diagnosis and independently care for patients requires a decade of commitment. Although it demands hard work, mastering the craft of medical practice should be extremely gratifying and fulfilling. But some aspects of this training process end up negative. Sometimes highly motivated, previously resi... »

What Kind Of Doctor Do You Want To Be?

What kind of doctor do you want to be?

“A doctor’s mission should not be just to prevent death, but to improve the quality of life. You treat a disease, you win-you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you’ll win, no matter what the outcome.” – Patch Adams (1998) It’s that time of year where everyone begins residency applications, and you commonly hear conversations along the lines of, “What are you going into?”, or, “what type of doc... »

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