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Is Microbiology Hard

Is Microbiology Hard? (How Does It Compare to Other Core Science Subjects?)

Microbiology is one of the hardest subjects to take on a science-based curriculum. It’s extremely detail heavy; requiring you to remember a lot of facts about microscopic organisms, their morphology and mode of action. Without some basic knowledge of biology and chemistry, it’s likely you’ll struggle. Personally speaking, it was one of the tougher subjects …

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Best Anatomy Websites For Medical Students

5 Best Anatomy Websites For Medical Students (Free, Fast & Easy to Understand)

The best anatomy websites for medical students are often hidden gems piled under larger paid-for platforms. Searching around for them takes time. Time that you most probably don’t have! Having faced the challenge of mastering anatomy myself in med school, I know what it’s like when it comes to hunting around for good resources. That’s …

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What Percentage Of Medical Students Become Doctors?

What Percentage Of Medical Students Become Doctors?

It might be surprising to think about but not all medical students go on to become doctors. According to data from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), its estimated that around 80-90 percent of med students graduate. With an even greater percentage (96%) successfully completing six-year programs. Beyond this data however, it’s difficult to …

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Med Student Stereotypes

21 Med Student Stereotypes; The Snitch, The Do-Gooder, The Anki Bro & More

Spend anytime in medical school and you’ll notice very different breeds of people. Some have endearing quirks, others are just plain strange. Either way, stereotypes, of which there are quite a few, abound. Personally, I straddle quite a few of the 21 characteristics on this (by no means exhaustive) list. It’s largely inspired by European …

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