Life as a Medic – Why I Quit Surgery : a medical article for Medics Abroad

Reading Time: 14 minutes I wrote this article for MedicsAbroad.com. (full article posted here) My Background Story: I was born in South Africa and I am a 5th generation South African! When I was 4 years old, my family moved to Canada, we moved around a few times across the country starting off in a remote town in … Continue reading Life as a Medic – Why I Quit Surgery : a medical article for Medics Abroad

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Throwback to the Penn Trauma Bay in Philadelphia

#TBT to exactly one year ago working as a surgical resident in the Penn Trauma Bay during the holiday period. I honestly started the rotation being terrified to have so much responsibility in emergency cases but the experience taught me how to remain calm in stressful situations and to always follow protocol - primary, secondary … Continue reading Throwback to the Penn Trauma Bay in Philadelphia

Currently burning : Bath and Body Works Cinnamon Spiced Vanilla Candle

🕯Currently burning : Bath and Body Works Cinnamon Spiced Vanilla Candle. This one was a little overwhelming with a strong spicy but yet sweet scent. I moved it from room to room because it was too powerful for a small room but once I found the perfect spot, it really made the atmosphere feel festive … Continue reading Currently burning : Bath and Body Works Cinnamon Spiced Vanilla Candle