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A tax on sugary drinks ? Topical issue of the week.

This week Sir Simon Stevens, chief executive of the NHS, Jamie Oliver, well know chef and the editor of the Times have all come out in favour of a tax on sugary drinks… 529 more words

Prepare Yourself For Medical School Interviews

With a number of challenges through the way to medical school applications, students find it difficult secure a seat. Apart from just entrance tests and interview preparation, students have to come across many other inconveniences throughout the admission process. 214 more words

Medical School Interviews

Hospital Shadowing 1: My Worst Expereince with Blood


When I started to prepare for my interviews I realised that the biggest hole that I could see in my application was that I didn’t have any experience of seeing doctors work in secondary care, or hospitals as most of us call them. 1,016 more words


Medical School Interviews: Part 2 - Swansea

Where’s the nearest laundrette?! 

Ten days after my Newcastle interview I was driving down to Swansea. There was snow on the roads and my car’s windscreen wipers were barely dealing with the conditions. 688 more words


Medical School Interviews: Part 1 - Newcastle

Today’s the day. All my preparation, the days spent shadowing, the current job I was doing, the hours practicing answering questions and the fresh hair cut I had yesterday was leading up to this. 689 more words


Preparing for Medical Interviews

My application had been sent in the middle of October and now I had to wait to see if anyone was going to offer me an interview. 643 more words


Three Parent babies Backed by Government to Treat Mitochondrial Disorders

The UK looks set to become the first country to allow the creation of babies using DNA from three people, after the government backed the IVF technique which involves replacing maternal faulty mitochondria with those of another woman. 450 more words