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Love Medicine : The Idea Of Love

- ... He is overcome by grief and love as he goes over their years together in his mind. His love for her is so overpowering that he turns to drinking as a way to block out his memories (208). He also remembers the times he physically hurt June, and that haunts him even more. Goride thinks that June’s ghost comes back to him and as he tries to escape this drunken delusion of grief and loss, he believes that he was responsible for June’s death, he thought he killed her (218). The readers see that Gordie had actually hit a deer and had a breakdown....   [tags: Love, Marriage, Romance]

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`` Love Medicine `` By Louise Erdrich

- ... Yet, Gordie was the one who took June’s death the hardest. They had a connection that ran deep through their bones that had begun when they were children. Despite all the troubles that they had gone through in their marriage, Gordie loved her unlike anyone else. He went into a deep depression, where he started drinking excessively. Marie Kapshaw is one of the two characters I believe holds the most love. She loved June like her own, “It wasn’t long before I would want to hold her against me tighter than any of the others,” (86)....   [tags: Marriage, Love, Louise Erdrich, Adultery]

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The Novel Love Medicine By Louise Erdrich

- Point of view is one of the single greatest assets an author can use. It helps to move the plot along and show what is happening from a character’s perspective. An author can make the plot more complex by introducing several characters that the reader has to view events through. The events can then be seen through different eyes and mindsets forcing the reader to view the character in a different light. From one perspective a character can seem cruel, yet, from another, the same character can seem like a hero....   [tags: Love, Romance, Character, Novel]

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A Message of Hope in Love Medicine

- A Message of Hope in Love Medicine  Love Medicine, by Louis Eldridge attempts to confront the popular stereotypes of American Indians. The novel generally follows the history of a family of Chippewa Indians who live on and off a reservation. In a thoroughly humanist approach, Ms. Eldrige narrates each chapter in a different voice, and through extremely varied characters effectively shows the diversity of the Indians. This is an important aspect of the novel, as it demonstrates that there is no single stereotypical "Indian"....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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Admissions Essay - Love Medicine

- Admissions Essay - Love Medicine   Love Medicine is a compelling story of love, power, and pride. Its’ collection of characters all tell there own story offering different opinions and views. This variety makes the story very interesting. The reader gets to know each character very personally because of all the different views. Many of the same events are described differently by each character, as expected. But this variance allows the reader to draw his own conclusions and affords the opportunity to know the personality of everyone....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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From India with Love for Internal Medicine

- From India with Love for Internal Medicine My early years were spent in a small farm in India. My parents had never been to school but were a source of inspiration to me and inculcated a sense of hard work and discipline. I studied in one of the most prestigious schools in the country and spent most of my life in boarding school. On the basis of my academic performance, the government of India sent me to USSR for medical studies .The respect in society; sacrifice of a doctor and making a contribution to the world has inspired me to become a doctor....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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Love Medicine

- Love Medicine Since the beginning of colonization of America, there has been the problem of dealing with the indigenous people of the land. After the first attempts in eradicating the population, the American government changed its policy to integration. It is this integration into white society and the severance from the Indian culture that causes disenfranchisement in the modern Indian reservation. In Louise Erdrich’s Love Medicine, the contradictory efforts to isolate the Native Americans on reservations and to make “regular” Americans of them are seen over roughly a fifty-year period....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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The Role of Love in Ancient Greek Medicine

- The Role of Love in Ancient Greek Medicine Among the many Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Greece, one that was worshipped on multiple levels and to a great extent was Love. This divine force held a powerful role in many aspects of the Greeks’ lives, including the understanding of their own bodies. As the society’s culture moved away from reliance on the Divine, and towards a more scientific method of understanding itself, the notion of love remained ingrained in the set assumptions; its dual ability to cure and destroy underscored the practices of medicine and the understandings of human anatomy....   [tags: Greece Medical Love Essays]

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Love Medicine By Louise Erdrich And Where White Men Fear

- There are various issues on Indian Reservations that have significant impacts on the lives of many Native American people, young and old. Among these are domestic violence, suicide, severe medical issues, and extreme poverty. These issues have a negative impact on family life, employment, and self motivation. A vicious cycle is created by the continuance of issues as generation after generation of Native Americans are exposed to similar conditions and find themselves struggling to adapt to a judge mental society and some cases, to survive....   [tags: Indian reservation]

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A Comparison Between The Way to Rainy Mountain and Love Medicine

- In the novels Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich and The Way to Rainy Mountain by N. Scott Momaday, the reader gains views of Native American culture, both past and present, through two disparate means of delivery. Both authors provide immensely rich portrayals through varying literary devices in efforts to bring about a better understanding of problems contemporary Native Americans face, especially regarding their own self-identity. The story of Love Medicine revolves around a central character, June Kashpaw, and the many threads of relationships surrounding her, both near the time of her death, and in what has gone on before....   [tags: Comparative Literature]

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The Relationship between Doctor and Patient Should be Platonic

- ... When it comes to physicians in the work place they should always display a level of professionalism in any and every situation. For example, a sexual relationship between a patient and a physician is totally unacceptable. Whether it is in the office or on social networks a physician is always held up to a higher standard just because of who they are. Dr. Jain of NEJM writes that, “In confirming this patient as my “friend” on Facebook, I was merging my professional and personal lives. From my Facebook page, Ms....   [tags: love and medicine]

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Ruth McBride-Jordan in The Color of Water vs Love Medicine's Marie-Lazarre-Kashpaw

- In life, we face and overcome many challenges and struggles that help to define and build who we are. According to Orrison Swett Mardon, "Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them." Ruth, Jade, and Marie do exactly that. Ruth McBride-Jordan in The Color of Water is a Jewish immigrant in America who desperately struggles to search for her identity in a time of great prejudices. Breaking free from her abusive father and religious intolerance, Ruth undergoes trials and changes that create the extraordinary life she leads....   [tags: James McBride Louise Erdrich]

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The Struggles of the Italiian Army in A Farwell to Arms, written by Ernest Hemingway

- Introduction A Farwell to Arms, written by Ernest Hemingway, is an excellent book that describes the struggles for one man to juggle his war life as a soldier in the Italian Army and his love life during World War One. Written in 1930, Hemingway wrote an excellent 330 page novel in describing the life of Lieutenant Frederic Henry, an American serving in the Italian Army and juggling the two most important things in his life right now, his job serving in the war, and his love, Catharine Barkley....   [tags: war, medicine, love]

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The Medical Ethics Of Veterinary Medicine

- ... It is not only the degrees but the location that a veterinarian is currently working at that will pay more than other place. Some states, like the state of California, offer more in salary and benefits for Veterinarians because there are more people in that state that care for their pet’s health. A Veterinarian doctor who also has a good reputation with animals has more loyal customers then all of the Veterinarian doctors in their area. “Veterinarians often work long hours. Some work nights or weekends, and they may have to respond to emergencies outside of scheduled work hours"(veterinarians).The amount of work and dedication a veterinarian puts in is reflected in their wage....   [tags: Veterinary medicine, Medicine, Veterinarian]

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Greek Influence On Modern Medicine And Health

- ... “…Ultimately, thanatos prevails” (Singh par 18), Thanatos meaning death, no matter what it is going to happen. Modern medicine is the eros or love that can prevent future illness and cure disease, yet death will eventually happen, it is the final step of life and have to accept it. In addition to Alcmaeon, Hippocrates the Father of Medicine, had the ultimate impact of the progression of medicine contributing to its modern use today. In our modern society, every single aspect of life has been named, though Hippocrates did not put a name down he did explain in great detail his findings....   [tags: Health, Medicine, Health care, Illness]

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Why I Wish to Be Admitted to an Internal Medicine Residency

- The Dean of my medical school opened his welcome speech with the words “If the answer to the question: why you wish to become a doctor is to make money or to have an easy life then you probably need to look for a new profession” At that very moment I realized the decision to become a doctor includes a sense of calling. Recollecting my previous experiences, I can say that entering the field of medicine was a gradual process for me. My birthplace is Mombasa, Kenya where I studied till grade seven, after which I shifted to India....   [tags: Internal Medicine Residency]

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Forms of Love in Plato's Symposium

- Love, in classical Greek literature, is commonly considered as a prominent theme. Love, in present days, always appears in the categories of books, movies or music, etc. Interpreted differently by different people, Love turns into a multi-faceted being. In Plato’s work Symposium, Phaedrus, Pausania, Eryximachus, Aristophane and Agathon, each of them presents a speech to either praise or definite Love. Phaedrus first points out that Love is the primordial god; Pausanias brings the theme of “virtue” into the discussion and categorizes Love into “good” one or “bad” one; Eryximachus introduces the thought of “moderation’ and thinks that Love governs such fields as medicine and music; Aristophane...   [tags: Plato, Symposium, nature of love, relationships]

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My Future in Medicine as a Anesthesiologists

- On October 5, 2013 , I received outstanding news that left me speechless. I was notified by the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists that I was chosen to represent my school and state at this wonderful event. I later realized that I was one step closer to achieving my dream of becoming an Anesthesiologist. This day led me to look at my future in medicine and realize why medicine was so significant to me. At the age of 10 I knew for sure that I wanted a career in the medical field and others around me were sure that medicine was the field for me....   [tags: medicine, career, education]

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My Pursuit of and Passion For Medicine

- At three in the morning, the phone rang. A trembling voice relayed the news that my friend had fallen into a coma due to an inoperable brain aneurysm. A few days later, her family decided to stop life support after confirmation that she was completely brain-dead. The fact that nothing could be done for her in this day and age, despite all our technological advancements, was a great shock to me. In addition, the fact that she was younger than me made me realize how short and precious each life truly is....   [tags: Statement of Purpose]

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Admissions Essay: The Study of Medicine

- Admissions Essay: I Intend to Pursue the Study of Medicine "The best prize life offers if the chance to work hard at work worth doing."(1) This is the premise on which my academic and career aspirations are based. The goals that I have chosen are those that will benefit others and enhance my growth by requiring me to face challenges successfully. Most importantly, my goals are all things that I will love doing, and any positive goal that a person has her heart in is work worth doing. My primary academic interest is molecular biology, specifically genetics....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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Homoeopathy - Survey of Alternative Medicine

- Homeopathic Survey of Alternative Medicine Homeopathy is an alternative method of treatment, based on the nature's Law of Cure, or the saying 'Like Cures Like'. Discovered by a German scientist Dr. Samuel Hahnemann in 1796, and has been verified experimentally and clinically for 200 years. Homoeopathy is the revolutionary, natural medical science. Homeopathy is gentle and effective system of medicine. The remedies are prepared from natural substances to precise standards and work by stimulating the body's own healing power....   [tags: Homeopathic Medicine essays research papers]

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Free Admissions Essay - Sojourn to Medicine

- Admissions Essay - Sojourn to Medicine On the first day that I walked into the Church Nursing Home, I was unsure of what to expect. A jumble of questions ran through my mind simultaneously: Is this the right job for me. Will I be capable of aiding the elderly residents. Will I enjoy what I do. A couple of hours later, these questions were largely forgotten as I slowly cut chicken pieces and fed them to Frau Meyer. Soon afterwards, I was strolling through the garden with Herr Schmidt, listening to him tell of his tour of duty in World War II....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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Admissions Essay: I Wish to Study Medicine

- Admissions Essay: I Wish to Study Medicine I have not always wanted to be a physician like many people who apply to medical school; instead my decision to enter medicine has been the culmination of experience and self-discovery. When I was fifteen I was stricken with a cryptic illness. After several years of suffering and many doctors visits I was diagnosed with Systemic Lupus Erythramatosis. The Lupus diagnosis would changed my life in almost every aspect and was the beginning of the path that has led me towards medicine....   [tags: Medicine College Admissions Essays]

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Sir Frederick Grant Banting's Influence on Medicine

- Sir Frederick Grant Banting, a Canadian scientist and doctor, was born on Nov 14, 1891 in Alliston, Toronto. Banting grew up with four older siblings and his parents on a nearby farm. His middle-class family held a strong Methodist faith, which originally had taken Banting to the Faculty of Divinity at the University of Toronto. However, his love for the sciences drew him to transfer to Medicine. Banting graduated with his M.B. in 1916 while World War I raged through Europe. Although Banting’s poor eyesight prevented him from enlisting in the army, Banting served as a medical officer in the Canadian Army Medical Corps....   [tags: pancreas, diabetes, research]

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Veterinary Medicine

- Veterinary Medicine Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases of animals. Treating pets is one of the most profitable fields in veterinary medicine. The proper vaccination of animals and the diagnosis of diseases are part of a veterinarian’s duties. The first step to a career in veterinary medicine is deciding that it is the right path for you. If you like animals, enjoy working with your hands as well as your mind, and want a challenging job with different responsibilities, veterinary medicine may be right for you....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Elizabeth Gilbert's Journey Described in Her Novel Eat, Pray, Love

- Elizabeth Gilbert is an educated, ambitious journalist who had everything an average American woman would want - a husband, a lovely home in New York and a successful career. Aside from all the pleasures she already had, Elizabeth felt consumed by panic, grief and a great deal of confusion. After going through a divorce, a debilitating depression and a another failed love, Elizabeth decided to quit her job, leave everything behind and embark on a journey to find the art of pleasure, devotion and a balance between both worldly pleasure and spiritual devotion....   [tags: Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat Pray Love]

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A Career in The Field of Veterinary Medicine

- There are many areas in the career field of veterinary medicine that there need to be more reach done. This one in particular has numerous counts of stories and little to none reach that been done in this area of field. This area of field in veterinary medicine is the study and the use of adoptive mother. This is not talking about human mothers but animal mothers. These animals that had loss their own babies or good at raising their own babies may help care of other mother’s babies that are in a real bad situation that need the help such as being abandoned or their mother has die....   [tags: animal shelter, abandoned pups]

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Nurses Are The Staple Of American Medicine

- ... It was just stupid and inattentive on my part.” Likewise, Collins said, “It was misconstrued. We love nurses. We adore you. We respect you” (Campbell). The role of a nurse can depend on many factors. Some factors include specialties, type of facility, and even the practicing location. According to Beth Ulrich in her works, “Patient Safety is Job One,” “it is our [nurses] responsibility to assure that patients are safe in any setting where they receive care.” Over the years, nurses have also increased their roles with advanced education....   [tags: Health care provider, Patient, Health care]

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Zoological Veterinarian and Zoological Medicine

- A unique expertise that some students choose to pursue after veterinary certification is in the field of zoological medicine. Those who pursue this line of work go on after accreditation to “serve in responsible positions as zoo and wildlife veterinarians, teachers, researchers, government officials, and administrators of other relevant programs fostering high quality medical care for non-domestic animals and are actively involved in the discovery of new knowledge in the discipline and the dissemination of this knowledge to the veterinary profession and public” (“ACZM”)....   [tags: zoo, wildlife, treating exotic animals]

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A Career in Veterinary Medicine

- I am doing my research paper on being a Veterinarian. I have a strong passion for animals. I have been volunteering at an animal shelter for almost 6 years. I enjoy working with animals and also training them. I would love to pursue my career in this because it is something I can see myself doing for the rest of my life. Veterinarians diagnose animal health problems. They vaccinate against diseases. They also treat wounds and medicate suffering animals with infections. They examine animals and determine what disease or infection they might have....   [tags: veterinarian, asistant, technician]

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The Advancements Of Modern Medicine

- ... Modern Medicine makes it possible to keep humans alive longer, but it is not always the best option. Mayer explains this by saying, “Modern medicine is powerful, but it is a double-edged sword. The way we can bring people back from the brink of death is truly amazing. There is nothing more satisfying professionally than having a grateful patent walk back into the ICU after surviving a near-death experience. But more often, for very old people, aggressive life support doesn 't work out so well” (Mayer)....   [tags: Physician, Patient, Death, Doctor]

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Medicine in The Elizabethan Era

- Did you know there was a time where infectious diseases like the common cold could kill you and your family. This was the elizabethan era probably the last time where sickness became the “grimm reaper” before modern medical advancements. With infectious diseases spreading and killing so many people doctors became desperate. Because these doctors knew very little about medicine, they were completely willing to try experimental treatments on their patients (Alchin). Sadly just about anybody with an infectious disease died....   [tags: the four elements, church, care]

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What is Sports Medicine?

- What is Sports Medicine. Well the word says it all; sports medicine is the study and practice of medicine related to the science of sports in the areas of diagnosing and treating sports injuries, injury prevention, and athletic training that includes workouts or exercises and nutrition. In other words, sports medicine is a field of medicine that concentrates exclusively on the injuries resulting from sports such as football, baseball, basketball, and other sports. There are many different kinds of sports injuries; therefore there have to be several kinds of orthopedics or specialists to treat patients according to their injuries....   [tags: science, diagnosis, sport injuries]

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Pursuing Medicine in America

- Largely Personal Born to a middle class family, in a village located some two hundred miles away from the capital city and deep in the mountains, a family that was otherwise totally dependent on farming for survival, the dream of acquiring a good education was but a farfetched d...   [tags: Passing Medical School]

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My Desire to Help the Poor Through My Study of Medicine

- ... Throughout my educational experience, I have learned that dedication is required to accomplish set goals, compassion is required for understanding other people, and motivation is required for longevity of goals. Through these characteristics, I hope to become a good doctor who is not only an extraordinary physician, but also a compassionate one to help those in need. I pledge to attain these characteristics and stay motivated even after I complete my medical school to achieve my goals. My family is my major support system, a big package of love, motivation, inspiration, dedication, and patience....   [tags: poverty, education, compassion]

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Family Medicine

- In 1970's Cleveland, two entities were on the rise "The Clinic" (legally distinct from the Cleveland Clinic) and La Cosa Nostra (Italian organized crime). An aspiring 29 year old surgeon named Dane Cecchi from Cuyahoga Heights saves the life of brutal crime lord John Scalish after a shoot out with a rival gang. Dane is "persuaded" via blackmail into service for the Mayfield Road Mob also known as the Lakeview Road Gang part of the Licavoli crime family. Danes mother and father live in rural Ohio....   [tags: Television]

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Can Music Really be Used as Medicine?

- Can Music Really be Used as Medicine. It is very blatant to see that music is a powerful recreational force that has united people for centuries. No matter where you are in the world music can be found, whether it’s the newest pop hit on the radio or a tribal song created with two hands and a drum. In other words, music is something that lives and breathes in our culture. What many do not realize is that we should be taking advantage of all the wonderful things music can provide for us. The capability of music to treat one another has been used throughout time in many different parts of the world (Brooks)....   [tags: physical benefits, human body]

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A Internship On Adult Nephrology

- ... Improving others’ lives has always been important to me. During my undergraduate education, I volunteered with Big Brothers and Big Sisters. In this program, I met up with a little girl once weekly afterschool and we would talk about her week, do activities, and just enjoy each other’s company. I loved that I was a mentor and provided stability to a little girl that does not have many stable adults in her life. I have also helped my peers in college by providing tutoring through a program for first generation freshmen and students of color....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Internal medicine]

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Film Review of Medicine Man

- Film Review of Medicine Man This movie brings together many different character personalities. But in the end this happens to work out in a good way. The doctor, being Dr. Campbell, was a really smart man that came to the jungle and joined the tribe. While being there for awhile he was known as the new nickname. Why. Because he gave a child Alka Seltzer and made him fell better. The other medicine man was not very happy with Dr. Campbell because that was his own position that he took as the real medicine man....   [tags: Papers]

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Margaret Sanger's Influence of the Field of Modern Medicine

- A phenominal woman named Margaret Sanger contributed significantly to the feministic revolution that took place in the 1920s. Her legacy of making the right to use birth control legal for women is an example in history for the foundation of the equal rights battle .Margaret Sanger believed that by giving control back to women over they sexuality lives, those women's confidence that they lives only revolved around pregnancy will be restored .She has become an influencial icon to women all around the world who enjoy the security of birth control that gives them the security in their sexuality on a daily basis.In this paper I would like to explore the life of Margaret and how she has impacted...   [tags: nursing, abortions, contraception]

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Love in the Time of Cholera

- Written by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the novel Love in the Time of Cholera deals with a passionate man's unfulfilled love and his quest of more than 50 years to win the heart of his true love. It's without question one of the most emotional depictions of love, but what separates it from similar novels is its suggestion that lovesickness is a literal disease, a plague comparable to cholera. The novel's main character is Florentino Ariza, an obsessive young man who falls madly in love with a young girl named Fermina Daza....   [tags: American Literature]

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Pediatric Medicine Is a World of Different Children's Diseases

- ... There are so many challenges that come with this career. One of them being everyday problems, like trying to figure out whats wrong, how you can help, and what you prescribe them, to make them feel better. If you prescribe them something they are allergic to, it could most likely kill them. Even in order to become a pediatrician you have to go through so many years of schooling and learning facts. This takes very much work and you need to really want to be in pediatrics to go through so much schooling....   [tags: patients, schooling, emergency]

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Vaccines And Its Effects On The World Of Modern Medicine

- The process of immunization has recently developed into one of the most controversial topics within the world of modern medicine. Ever since Edward Jenner introduced the smallpox vaccine in 1798, the world has held suspicion of this process. The idea of injecting healthy individuals with foreign substances, which could potentially harm us, appears to defy common sense. Although we see movements of parents rejecting vaccines, it is not by any means a new issue. Through the history of the vaccine we can see that this process has lowered the infection rates of numerous illnesses, but the controversy still remains as to whether the risk of the side effects outweigh the risks of contracting t...   [tags: Vaccination, Vaccine, Immune system]

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The Educational Mission Of The Wake Forest School Of Medicine

- ... 2. What obstacles or challenges have you experienced and how have you dealt with them (400 words or less). One of the biggest challenges in my life was seeing my mother 's mental health deteriorate. A year ago, she started acting strangely and became excessively interested in mystical things like angels and ghosts, often spending hours trying to communicate with them. For me, her actions were warning signs, but I did not think she had crossed the line from "eccentric" to mentally ill. Unfortunately, the concerning behavior worsened, and my mom began having full-blown conversations with angels....   [tags: Mental disorder, Psychiatry, Schizophrenia]

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Living Well In the Life of a Pharmacist

- When elementary teachers ask their pupils what they want to be when they grow up, they expect to get answers such as: astronaut, firefighter, or teacher. I was obviously not your typical ten year old. I wanted to become someone who helped sick people feel better. I was stuck between a doctor and a pharmacist. Because I do not do well with blood, I chose to become a pharmacist. Sure a pharmacist was not as “cool” as an astronaut, but I had a great reason on why I wanted to become a pill pusher. When I was eight years old my mother passed away from a liver disease....   [tags: Medicine]

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What is love?

- The word Love may mean many things to different people. For some it can be dangerous and complex, whereas for others it can be simple, yet fulfilling. Many have also attempted to prove the meaning of love, some successful, others not. In the poems A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning by John Donne and Sonnet 147 by William Shakespeare, both authors view love from opposite spectrums. They both attempt to argue what the meaning of love really is. They do this, by using imagery and symbols, and by writing in extended metaphors....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Shakespeare]

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Medicine River

- Medicine River By Thomas King In the novel, Medicine River, Thomas King creates a story of a little community to reflect the whole native nation. A simply return of Will's makes the little town seem to be more colourful. "Medicine River makes non-native readers think a little longer and harder about the lives of the first people they live among and the places they inhabit." As a non-native reader, it is extra difficult to feel and understand the book because we didn't go through all the steps....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Traditional chinesse medicine

- TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE Traditional Chinese medicine has a history of thousands of years. Its use spread throughout the Han society, with different treatment systems developed for the noble, peasant, worker and merchant classes .Chinese medicine," often called "Oriental medicine" or "traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)," encompasses a vast array of folk medical practices based on mysticism. in traditional Chinese medicine is that disease is due to an internal imbalance of Yin and Yang; therefore disease can be treated by correcting the Yin Yang imbalance, thereby returning the body to a healthy state....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Whats Love Got To Do With It; Everything!

- What We Talk About When We Talk About Love An excerpt from Readers Digest August, 1997, submitted to Laughter, the Best Medicine, by Adam Christing. A lot of people wonder how you know if you really in love, says comedian Ronnie Shakes. Just ask yourself one question: Would I mind being financially ruined by this person. If you really look at this statement, it is invariably the truth. When it comes to love, money makes no matter, be it past, present or future. Love is love, and nothing can stand in its way....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Not Enough Time for Love

- The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet written by William Shakespeare is a tragic story of two “star-crossed lovers” (prologue) fighting against time and their families for their love. This story is a prime example of what young couples should not do which is, fall in love to fast. Romeo and Juliet knew each other for less than a week when they fell in love and got married. Shakespeare used many instances of time and haste during this story. “The opening scene of the play establishes the pace at which tragic fate will unfold.” (Driver, 488)....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Shakespeare]

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Falling in Love in Twilight

- Everyone dreams of falling in love one day. They dream of that perfect soul mate who was put on this earth to love no one but them. To share a love with such intensity that the mere absence from each other can stop the air from penetrating their lungs. A man who will not only die for her but die with her as well. To share a love completely absent of doubt. A love that one only reads about. That special, once in a lifetime love that others have not only told her was non-existent, but no other has ever experienced....   [tags: Twilight, romance, relationships, ]

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The Yellow Wall Paper : We Learn Time Changes Medicine And Practice

- ... These small troubles can cause huge problems when involving the mind. When thinking moving will help it is actually a horrible idea because it is causing more change in her world. Since she does not like the change it makes her life even worse. The yellow wallpaper room her husband makes her sleep in drives the narrator ill because she does not understand it. The room makes her feel uneasy and makes her wonder why the room is different. Since the reader is not well she is forced by her disease to go crazy in the room she is pressured to be in to actually help her get better....   [tags: Psychology, Bipolar disorder, Mind, Mania]

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My Love for Learning

- ... These programs negatively affected my confidence in school and alienated me from my classmates, as a result I lost interest in the subjects I was learning. I had a sense of shame and a sense of difference. Although I was doing poorly in school, my parents helped me realize how important education is and how much freedom and opportunity education would grant me. They would tell me stories about their life in the former Soviet Union and how hard it was for them to persevere in the communist regime....   [tags: personal reflections of an immigrant]

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The Nurse Answered The Phone Call

- ... One member of the squad was covered in blood, and everyone’s face was extremely tensed. The doctor and the nurses rushed in and started assisting the paramedics. I was praying for the trauma patient as I was delivering a blanket to a patient in another room. After sometime, everyone started coming out of the trauma room. I asked the EMT working that shift, “Is the patient okay now?” She grimly replied, “No. They died”. I was grief-stricken. I felt stupid for asking the EMT that question. After my volunteering shift, I was thinking about that experience a lot....   [tags: Physician, Hospital, Medicine, Patient]

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Personal Statement : A Mother 's Love

- ... These pains was so painful it was as though a war was taken place inside of my uterus. I was in the deliver bed with a daze, going in and out of pain. All I could think about was that I wanted the pain to stop. It was almost as if the doctors knew what I was thinking, because come in these two doctors with this gigantic needle I mean the needle was so big It looked as though they was about to stick me with a knife. As the needle went it and that cold feeling started to run up and down my back the contractions began to feel less painful....   [tags: Anxiety, Emotion, English-language films, Pain]

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My Experience At Hackensack University Medical Center

- ... Here the author explores clinical decision making, emphasizing that poor communication and cognitive errors can often lead to misdiagnosis and inappropriate treatment. This book is highly recommended to prospective medical students and anyone who wants to make himself a better patient by understanding his doctors. Before I began this internship I had always compared the physician to a computer with a list of illnesses, symptoms and medications. The patient would simply input his problem; the doctor would go through the data in his mind and then offer the solution....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Specialty, Surgery]

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Detached Between Life and Emotional Love

- Andrew Largeman in the Garden State, written and directed by Zach Braff, is a movie in which we see a main character who is detached from life. We watch as Andrew Largeman grows in his level of emotional capabilities, starting out seemingly unable to feel emotion of any kind due to being highly meditated by his psychiatrist father, and ending in falling in love with Sam a girl he meets along the way. He seems to have a detachment from life based on the fact that the opening scene depicts airplane crash where he is calm and relaxed and shows no fear....   [tags: garden state, andrew largeman, feelings]

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Symptoms And Treatment Of Stroke Patients

- ... I took the clock off of the wall and asked him to point with his right hand to the time the incident occurred. He pointed to 4 am. My heart squeezed in my chest, as that was six hours earlier; we had missed the three-hour critical period. This moment was significant in my life for many reasons. First and foremost, it made me realize my passion for teaching and becoming a physician. That was the day I realized I have the potential to save a life, I would enjoy acquiring the knowledge to do just that, and I would love to be able to educate those that needed my assistance....   [tags: Physician, Patient, Cancer, Medicine]

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Personal Statement : Animal Science

- ... I began work that May at a prominent performance equine hospital, observing the veterinarians that practiced there. I worked for eleven weeks at the clinic, amassing over 600 hours of observation. Each day I would assist in surgeries, prep horses, and clean stalls in addition to the usual everyday farm work. As grateful for the opportunity and eager as I was to work there, I felt unfulfilled with the work I was undertaking. Watching the way the veterinarians interacted with the animals, I was amazed on how they were able to assess their welfare but I also noticed that was a lack of connection with the patient....   [tags: Medicine, Health care, Physician]

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Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat, Pray, Love

- Frankfurt explains that what is essential to the self are the desires and cares that the self identifies with. In order for a self to transform then it must change its desires or cares therefore self transformation is possible through the modification of which it desires or cares for. Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love, claims to have transformed herself throughout the three years that the novel takes place, but did she actually transform herself. Elizabeth Gilbert was born in Waterbury, Connecticut July 18th, 1969, and grew up on a small farm....   [tags: an autobiographical account, story analysis]

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Why I Am A Doctor

- ... Yet they remained cheerful. Frail and ill they were, but their mind remained sharp. The joy on their faces was contagious. Many of them were born in the Pre- Independent India. They had amazing stories to share with me. Their generation had sacrificed so that our generation can have the opportunities they never had. I realized how much we owe them for who and where we are today. This was when my fascination for geriatric population was born. This experience instilled in me a deep sense of empathy, positivity, interpersonal communication skills and listening skills which helped me become a better person....   [tags: Medicine, Physician, Medical school]

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Why I Am A Doctor

- Doctors are generally known to diagnose, treat, and advise patients with illnesses, diseases, or injuries. Ever since the young age of three, I have always wanted to be a doctor. My mom told me I walked up to people and told them to call me Doctor Miracle because I was going to have a shiny white coat and a stethoscope, and treat every sick person I saw. I enjoyed watching health related programs and would ask my parents to buy me medical-related books and toys. As I progressed in school and maturity, my love for medicine further blossomed....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Medical school]

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Career Path For Becoming A Veterinarian

- ¬¬¬Running Head: CAREER PATH My Career Path to Become a Veterinarian Betsy Berenback-Gold Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Assignment #4 for Biology Orientation Seminar (BIOL 1004) Dr. Jack Evans, Instructor 10/16/14 Wanting to become a veterinarian was not a childhood aspiration that I spent hours dreaming about becoming. In reality, I fell upon loving this occupation based on an accident. In eighth grade, I was required to shadow a professional for a day....   [tags: Veterinary medicine, Veterinarian, Medicine]

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How Dahl Uses Humor in his Books Boy and Georges Marvellous Medicine to Manipulate the Reader's Perception of Events that Occur

- ... Some believed that Dahl created these adult creatures based on his own childhood experience with elder people (Meredith et al., 2013). In George’s Marvellous Medicine Dahl makes use of different kinds of figures of speech to create humour. In fact the whole book is full of it. These are used to create certain pictures in die mind of the reader as well as colour and awareness to wake up the readers’ imagination (Figures of speech, 2014). There are not a lot of metaphors in the book but when Dahl makes use of it he does is devastatingly effective....   [tags: children's books, story analysis]

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Personal Statement For Residency At Your Institution

- ... I was intellectually stimulated by the vast variety of challenging cases, the brainstorming to arrive at an accurate diagnosis and the precision of treatment and management. I enjoyed talking to the patients, educating them about their health, witnessing improvement in their conditions and helping them return back to their normal self. The respect and gratitude showered upon me, gave me a sense of self-satisfaction. It was moments like these that made me realize there was nothing else I could do other than internal medicine....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Health care, Health]

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Personal Motivation For A Career

- ... After the death of my cousin, my family and I moved to the United States and that is when I genuinely gained an interest in medicine. I pursued a career in nursing which allowed me to witness the power of medicine when it is done right. As a nurse, I have the privilege of working closely with patients and their families to carry out physician’s orders with skill and compassion. I see first hand how physicians focus on disease management while promoting holistic care. I observe them seamlessly integrate every member of the interdisciplinary team for the benefit of each patient....   [tags: Medicine, Nursing, Health care, Physician]

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The Darling: Exploring Olga's Love

- In The Darling, Anton Chekhov tells the story of Olga Semyonovna, a woman who is empty without love in her life. Olga is widowed twice, takes a lover who leaves her, and eventually focuses on her old lover's child as the object of her obsession. In all these relationships, she takes on the ideas and emotions of her companion. She smothers the boy, Sasha, with so much attention that he cries out in his sleep. Olga's capacity to love is infinite, but that love is a parasitical and debilitating one....   [tags: European Literature]

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Life Was The Unexpected Death Of My Grandmother The Night Before My Step One Exam

- ... After years of focusing on engineering, I redirected my love of problem solving and applied science to the more corporeal world of medicine. I wanted a field that would help me to work more directly with people not just equations. My grandparents encouraged me to explore my independence at an early age and such encouragement allowed me to thrive both personally and academically. Over time, my independence and self-sufficient nature drove me to test my limits and explore new opportunities. When my journey led me to Saint Maartin, life was a whirlwind of change that I met head on....   [tags: Medicine, Physician, Health care, Health]

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Fighting For Our Love Ones

- In today’s world, most families have a love one struggling to live with cancer, HIV, glaucoma, or multiple sclerosis. Most of us, here in the United States, have watched a love one endure the pain of chemotherapy, uncontrollable muscle spasms, or blindness. Our love ones not only suffer physical pain, but mental anguish as well. Our dying loves ones are at war with our Federal Government. They are fighting for a chance at a better quality of life. They are fighting for the legalization of marijuana for medical use....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Student Leadership At Richmond Radio Station

- ... These are the connections that I want share with the community by becoming a physician. Seeking to have much the same kind of relation with those medically underserved in the Richmond community, I joined a local free clinic as a front desk volunteer. While I worked with a closely knit team of volunteers through a flurry of questions, appointments, and membership renewals, I was surprised to see how closely the little clinic was tied to rest of the world. The front desk I worked at was covered in sticky notes translating common phrases such as “Do you have an appointment today?” into Arabic, Portuguese, and Spanish....   [tags: Physician, Patient, Internal medicine, Hospital]

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Love and Healing in A Worn Path, by Eudora Welty

- The story “A Worn Path” by Eudora Welty tells the narrative of Phoenix Jackson, an extremely aged African American woman who lived in the Mississippi. Phoenix lives in a quiet rural area with her one and only grandson, whom she cares for. Two years ago her grandson swallowed lye and his throat has yet to heal. This torment sends dear old Phoenix out to the country into town to see the doctor to inquire about getting some more soothing medicine to help the healing process. During this particular journey, she encounters many stumbling blocks, real-life hardships, temptations, lies, aggressions and racism....   [tags: Slavery, Racism]

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I Love Softball So I am a Coach

- I am a high school softball coach and a high school social studies teacher. The reason why I am coaching softball is because I love softball and would like to teach other people about the sport I love. One day I would like to see the girls I coach love softball as much as I do. Softball is not the only sport, but it is a part of my life and it is the game that I love. The reason why I would like to teach social studies is because social; studies is my favorite subject and I would like to teach my student how many people risked their lives and died forming our country....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Making A Battery Operated Toy Car

- ... I had an easy choice to ask my father to buy something for Vineet but instead I chose a harder way because it was my mistake and I wanted to fix it myself. I then sent the toy-car via courier. Later he called me up and said those above words. But the guilt of not seeing him smile ever remained in me. The love for Internal Medicine comes from the lesson learned in childhood that once the right-time goes, it doesn’t come back. Out of all the specialties, Internal Medicine is the only one that requires me to be there for patients at the right-time....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, 2006 singles, Patient]

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The Problem Of Overcoming Addiction

- ... For these men, health meant a new chance at life. I never saw “derelict fiends” at Harvest Farm. Instead, I saw my mother. Growing up, I watched her struggle with addiction and mental illness. I longed for her to be able to seek the care she needed; to be able to provide this help myself. I wanted her to return to her former happy and adventurous self. Unfortunately, poverty and stigmas drove her away from seeking medical care. It has been a long journey, but I am thankful she has been able to overcome addiction....   [tags: Medicine, Health care, Illness, Physician]

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My Community Service Fellowship Program

- ... I spent my formative years in Vietnam in the early 1990s. Vietnam, weathered by years of war and internal disputes, was a country still inching toward recovery. Growing up, I witnessed my single mother working tirelessly to ensure food security for my brother and me, while still caring for orphaned children. Through immigration to the United States and beyond, I saw her discriminated against because of her limited English proficiency or because of the color of her skin. Yet she continued to labor in a nail salon to ensure that my brother and I had good lives....   [tags: Homelessness, Poverty, Medicine, Medical school]

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Why I Become A Surgeon

- ... Once I had the opportunity to talk with patients before taking them into the treatment room, my trajectory in medicine changed. There was something special about these patients that I had never seen before. Optimism. Hope. Courage. These people are determined to give it their all. They know their odds of survival and of their grueling treatment plans. Despite the inevitably tough road faced by them and their loved ones, they still show up to their appointments, ready to fight as hard as they can to defy the odds given to them....   [tags: Medicine, Physician, Emergency medical technician]

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Treatment Plan For The Hospital

- ... As a result , my mom was diagnosed with a lumber hernia. Moreover, she had thirteen cortisone injections and a back surgery. Personally, dealing with her pains and suffering was a big step that lead me to pursue a medical career. Ever since middle school and through out my educational path, I was drawn to medicine through my love for science. I have been always interested in Chemistry, Biology, and all related subjects. I have been eager to know more about the human body , and how everything works....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Health care, Patient]

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Paul Monette's Love Alone

- Paul Monette's Love Alone Loss. Grief. Mourning. Anger. Disbelief. Emotions are in abundance when a loved one passes away. People need to find a way to cope with the situations and often need to express themselves by writing their feelings down in order to get them out. This is exactly what Paul Monette does in his book of poetry title “Love Alone” in remembrance of his companion Rog. Through writing his poetry Monette describes his emotions and the events that occurred during Rog’s battle with AIDS....   [tags: Poetry Poem Poet Essays]

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Nature and Faith in To a Waterfowl by Cullen Bryant

- ... Through his writings Bryant portrayed his faith in his love of nature. In “To a Waterfowl” Bryant shows his belief that nature and faith go hand in hand. This can be seen in the following verse "There is a power whose care teaches thy way along that pathless coast". Some might say that his poem depicts Bryant’s journey to regaining his faith in God. The waterfowl is being guided home and this could be a representation of Bryant himself. The “journey back home” that Bryant speaks of may be a representation of God becoming present again in Bryant’s life....   [tags: thanatopsis, love]

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Forbidden Love

- Forbidden Love The short story “Dhowli,” is a tragic tale about a woman who puts her trust and faith into a love that is forbidden, and how she is ultimately betrayed by that love. The story demonstrates how some of the choices that she made, and her own selfish pride led to the injustices she received. Misrilal is a young Brahman who is captivated by a young Dusad widow. In the Indian culture, the Brahman caste is one of the highest castes, and the Dusads are one of the lowest. Because of the difference in castes, a relationship between the two is forbidden....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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