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Exciting news! Our first VIRTUAL RETREAT is happening!

Hey all, Anjalee here! I mentioned a while back that my team and I were working on some exciting new things for Disillusioned Medic… And now I am completely THRILLED to announce our very first Mini Virtual Retreat will be going live on Saturday January 15th, 10 am – 2 pm GMT.  If you’re feeling disillusioned and …

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Finding my WHY

This post was written by our regular guest columnist, Freehearted Medic, a fellow career-questioning doctor and writer who is at the beginning of their transition journey. Love this article? Check out the Freehearted Medic blog for more. Lately, I’ve been feeling lost. Actually, I’ve been feeling lost for quite a few years now. This sentiment began …

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Fear of failure and why I haven’t left medicine yet

We’re delighted to introduce our newest guest writer, Freehearted Medic, a fellow career-questioning doctor and writer who is at the beginning of the transition journey. Love this article? Check out the blog for more. It’s been a number of years since I realised that medicine isn’t the profession for me. This process has been destructive, …

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Hallelujah

Ok… so this is a bit embarrassing. On last week’s Real Reflective Practice on the theme of ‘Creativity’, I opened the show with a story about a song I wrote to help me learn about leukaemia in med school, and I said I would share the full lyrics after the show. I’m now slightly regretting …

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Chin up

So last week was mental health awareness week. I feel like this year it’s come at a particularly poignant time, with mental wellbeing taking a universal nosedive thanks to Covid-19. The UN actually released guidance this week around supporting mental health in the wake of this pandemic, so it’s clearly a significant issue. And in …

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