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Diagnose This #18

Hey guys, and welcome back to another installment of Diagnose This; the game that teaches as well as providing you with a much needed break from the textbooks. 310 more words


Go Away

I remember the way she yelled at me

And called me names that I believed

She called me stupid and useless and dumb

But I knew no better, and so I turned numb… 128 more words


Gene Swapping in Bacteria is Unaffected by Antibiotics

By Meghan Bialt-DeCelie

Fig. 1: Contrary to popular belief, researchers from Duke University shows that antibiotics do not promote gene swapping in bacteria causing antibiotic resistance. 195 more words

Stony Brook University

The Demon Doctor of Old Fleet Street

At ten AM, the glass doors chime

The Demon Doctor has arrived

Syringes freeze, held in the air

A small child cries out in despair… 122 more words


How I Connect With Our Future Doctors

Latino Medical Student Association National Conference 2016

I realize it has been a few weeks since my last blogpost and the reason is because I have been even busier since receiving wonderful opportunities to speak at conferences.   171 more words


Diagnose This #17

Hey guys, and welcome back to Diagnose This! Been another hectic week, so let’s get straight to it:

The type of kidney condition occurring in this patient is a nephrotic syndrome, shown by the oedema and massive proteinuria. 190 more words



I’m still constantly amazed by the new stuff that I’m exposed to as a doctor. Take anaesthetics for example. This week is the fourth week I’ve been on it for, and yet I still really don’t know how to use that damn anaesthetics machine well yet. 578 more words