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The Impact of Optimism on Health

The Impact of Optimism on Health

I remember a funny joke about the pessimist who never applied to the optimism club, because he thought that he probably wouldn’t get in. Changing a negative mindset can be challenging for many and takes work, but there’s much reason to make a change if this sounds...

The Challenges of Resident Wellness

The Challenges of Resident Wellness

Medical residencies begin at the postgraduate stage of one’s medical education. The first year of residency or “internship” depends on the specialty of choice and is usually either a year of internal medicine or general surgery. In some cases there can be a mix of...

Physician Wellness

Physician Wellness

Being a physician is more than just challenging work; it is often outright grueling. The stakes are high and the rewards are tremendous. More and more, however, these rewards are overshadowed by the stress and strain that plague the practice of medicine today. Almost...

How to Become an Anesthesiologist

How to Become an Anesthesiologist

The anesthesiologist is a vital member of the medical team during surgery. They're responsible for administering anesthetic drugs, keeping patients safe and comfortable, and monitoring their vital signs. The stakes are high, but anesthesiologists are well-equipped to...

Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia

Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia

Ultrasound guided regional anesthesia is one of the most important developments in the field of anesthesiology. The technique has many advantages, and is recognized as one of the best methods of administering local anesthesia to targeted areas with both improved...