Tag Archives: Social

Feelings about starting medicine

I’m starting to feel a bit old, recently… Making all these posts about starting medicine is a bit of a punch in the teeth! I’m now about to start fourth year after doing a BMSc, making it 4 years ago … Continue reading

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1st Year Survival Guide

Another one in the ‘Starting Medical School’ series – This was a topic suggested by Simon.   Do’s Do learn to cook – This I could not emphasise more! Learn from your parents, or look something up on youtube, or … Continue reading

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Things to take to Med school

This was a post suggested by Eva. Ask and you shall receive! Here, I thought I’d post a few things that might be useful to bring to uni with you when you first start medicine. 1)¬†Stethoscope Some people say not … Continue reading

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Dundee = Best Student Experience in the UK

Check it out! More detail from the Times Higher Education website here… The student union was the best in Scotland and 3rd in the UK. Not bad, eh?

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Christmas Ball

I haven’t made a post in far too long… Just before the christmas holidays, DUMS put on the Annual Christmas Ball. For ¬£15 you get about 3-4 hours of ceilidh dancing, a free bar, nibbles, a bus down from ninewells … Continue reading

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Foetal position

For the last few months, if you’ve been following this blog, you’ve been quite lucky in that I’ve been having a good spell. However, the last couple of weeks, on the lead up to exams, not only did I have … Continue reading

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Revue

I’m excited, because tonight I’m going to see the revue! The revue is a sketch show put on by the medical students at Dundee, taking the piss out of lecturers, the course and medical students a like. This, coupled with … Continue reading

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