Cycling through Madness: My Experience with PMDD

If you are in crisis or you think you may have an emergency, call your PCP or 911 immediately. If you’re having suicidal thoughts, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to talk to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area at any time (National Suicide Prevention Lifeline). This is my story. I’m not a … More Cycling through Madness: My Experience with PMDD

From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown – Part Two

This week, I am continuing my multi-part series about my personal struggles as a pre-medicine student. I want to thank everyone who has taken time to read through my story. Talking about my story is hard, but I want to share it in case there’s other people out there going through the same thing. We are … More From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown – Part Two

10 Facts About Me

I guess it’s time for me to properly introduce myself. I figured the easiest way to do this is by stating 10 facts about myself. My name is Melissa and that is actually a mistake. My parents wanted to name me Marissa and somehow that got misunderstood. While this story shocks many people, it makes … More 10 Facts About Me