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Matter Science

COVID-19

My colleagues have been maintaining a living document with practical COVID-19 information. Please share the links with family and friends as needed.Continue readingCOVID-19

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Life Long Reads

An End and A Beginning

One week ago, I walked away from my last ever ED shift, and with it, my time as a Pediatrics resident. From here onward, I’m exclusively a Neurology resident: No more well child checks, runny…Continue readingAn End and A Beginning

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Energy

Burnout

There is a tiredness that seeps into the soul. Not a lack of sleep or some physical exhaustion; No, this weariness originates in the mind, From which it stretches forth, Penetrating the deepest recesses of…Continue readingBurnout

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Life Long Reads

Incision and Drainage

Descriptions within not recommended for sensitive stomachs. Continue readingIncision and Drainage

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Life Long Reads

Change of Shift

Some changes may have occurred in two years. Continue readingChange of Shift

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Life Short Reads

Two More Weeks

In an altogether unsurprising-yet-maddening turn of events, our landlord informed us that the condo repairs remain unfinished, necessitating a stay elsewhere for an additional two weeks. Dave, our Airbnb host, had graciously been allowing us…Continue readingTwo More Weeks

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Life Long Reads

La Lancha

Since being unceremoniously required to leave our residence, we’ve been living in an Airbnb dubbed “La Lancha” by its owners, Dave and Bonnie. They built an entire two-story guest house in their backyard with amenities…Continue readingLa Lancha

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Life Reshare

Eat the Rich

This video is a medium length but engaging illustration of exactly how stark the wealth inequality in the United States has become. Such disparity is why I have no problem repeating “eat the rich.”Continue readingEat the Rich

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Life Short Reads

A Spoonful of Sugar

A toddler admitted for poor feeding sits cross-legged on the hospital bed, clutching a takeout soup container in their feet. My first thought is that the periorbital edema has significantly improved after diuresis, but my…Continue readingA Spoonful of Sugar