Category Archives: Thoughts

Not Knowing What You Don't Know

I am doing my problem-based-learning (PBL) background research and this picture popped into my head. This diagram represents how we view knowledge and applies to any field of subject, not just medicine. As you study any subject more in-depth, you soon realize that you don’t know anything at all. As

Pediatric Oncology

As a first year med student, I don’t know what specialty or residency I want. There’s are too many fields I haven’t fully considered yet. However, after viewing a gallery from one of my favorite picture blogs, The Big Picture, I might not have a big enough heart to go

Why I Write a Medical Blog

A reader asked: Why do I keep up with this blog?  What motivates me to write stuff that will help people? I have thought about this question for a while. Some days when I cannot think of anything to write and can only see the lack of viewers, I get