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it’s okay to not be okay

I know I’ve been absent for a really long time and I’m sorry. Over these past few months, I’ve received many encouraging and heartfelt messages from you. I’ve had some people say they admire me for being strong. Truth is, I don’t feel strong – I actually feel the opposite: weak. I’ve been absent because I don’t know how to face the people that believed … Continue reading it’s okay to not be okay

From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown – Part Three

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 not alone. Recap Here’s a little recap of my … Continue reading From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown – Part Three

From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown – Part Two

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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 not alone.

Dealing with Trauma

*This is a very sensitive section. I want to apologize in advance for any scattered thoughts, as these are my raw thoughts and emotions. Trigger warning: I will mention depression and suicidal thoughts*

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From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown

I’ve been procrastinating on this post because this is where the hard part starts. Talking about my struggles isn’t going to be easy. I personally feel that not many people like talking about their struggles because they don’t want to seem unfit for med school. I don’t blame them. Getting into med school is ridiculously competitive and no one wants to be in a vulnerable … Continue reading From Undergrad to MCAT to The Unknown