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21 Secrets Medical Students Will Never Tell You

Anatomy sessions make us feel really hungry.

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1. We have to memorise so many new words it feels like our brains are about to explode.

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Learning how to spell "choledocholithiasis," "xerostomia," and "epistaxis" is harder than you'd think.

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4. No matter how hard we try, ward rounds are always boring.

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Following a doctor around whilst they check on patients just isn't fun.

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15. Having to do on calls and night shifts when we aren't even getting paid for it feels unfair.

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Seriously. Making us do 24-hour on-call shifts and not paying us is the worst.

16. Exams cause every single one of us to melt down.

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There are too many diseases, too many bones, and too many drugs to learn.

19. We get stressed out by our non-medic friends graduating, getting married, and having kids.

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While we're still in med school, it feels like everyone around us is moving on with their lives.

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