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by DOdoc
Sun Feb 24, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Non-Traditional Premeds
Topic: Advice needed! What path should I take?
Replies: 12
Views: 15040

Re: Advice needed! What path should I take?

Hi, Sorry, I just now read your post so I apologize for the delay in responding. To be honest, I think either path you choose will be fine. Keep in mind however, that even though you are putting distance between the present and the past, the past will likely still have some impact. When you complete...
by DOdoc
Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:32 pm
Forum: Non-Traditional Premeds
Topic: 35 y/o. Am I really at a disadvantage??
Replies: 10
Views: 16548

Re: 35 y/o. Am I really at a disadvantage??

Hi Sam, I just noticed your reply. So, hopefully you are well on your way to admission. As a whole, a combined score of 30 on the MCAT will make you competitive at most schools...but you should always try to attain the highest score possible. Glad the other situation worked out as it did! All the be...
by DOdoc
Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:32 am
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: Coping with Stress
Replies: 21
Views: 41640

Re: Coping with Stress

Hi, Though you didn't pose a specific question, I would like to add a few thoughts. As a physician (in addition to many other professions) schedules can dictate your life and lifestyle but remember: only if you let it. In order to be the most effective at anything, including family, work, stress, an...
by DOdoc
Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:00 am
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Topic: Loans for Med School
Replies: 6
Views: 8379

Re: Loans for Med School

I'm sorry but I would have to kindly disagree. I have been able to draw multiple loans from the same bank before previous loans are paid off. The determination is based on your debt-to-income ratio, not the number of loans you have. However, these policies do vary institution to institution, which i...
by DOdoc
Tue Aug 21, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Topic: Diagnosed with narcolepsy
Replies: 4
Views: 4774

Re: Diagnosed with narcolepsy

Hi, I think the very first thing you need to do--before anything else--is get immediately established with a proper health care practioner and bring your medical issues under control. If you truly do have narcolepsy--and to be honest, some of the symptoms you describe support it and some against it,...