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8 Things Women in Medicine are TIRED of hearing |
If you are a female medical student, resident, or physician you must be TIRED of hearing these 8 things. The nerve some people to ask or say these things to women in medicine is absolutely incredible. Do you think the MALES are asked/told these things ALL the time? Of course NOT! You all know what I am talking about. These comments from male doctors, your aunts/uncles, even patients that just make you roll your eyes and sigh. Since you are all already trying to figure out what these things are, I am just going to DIVE into it. If you have a good laugh, can relate, or just simply want to indirectly let others know it bothers you then share, tweet, pin, and comment on this post to let me know your thoughts! “Are you sure you want that specialty? you won’t have time for family” Whenever I told someone I wanted to go into Obstetrics and Gynecology early on, this was the classic. Even in 2018 there is still a misconception that if you go into medicine you will not have a life. If you are woman that translates into “you won’t have time to fit into the norm …