“Doktor na talaga ako!”
I was so excited to say these words to my parents.
But the days leading up to the two weekends of the Physician Licensure Examination (PLE), I was still left feeling unprepared. When the time to take them came, the tests seemed more difficult than how they were described. Continue reading “5 Lessons from the PLE Experience”
I recently got to watch with my family Star Cinema’s drama slash comedy Seven Sundays, which has elements that any Filipino family can surely relate to.
Continue reading “Another Look at “Seven Sundays”: Lessons in Filipino Bioethics”
I got “a second chance” at watching the much-awaited sequel to John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo’s “One More Chance” which came out way back when I was in first or second year high school. “A Second Chance” now holds the record as the highest grossing local film apart from the annual Metro Manila Film Festival. Continue reading ““A Second Chance”: Reflections on Love and Marriage”
Yesterday was the feast day of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. I attended the solemn Mass at the Immaculate Conception Chapel of the Philippine General Hospital. The main celebrant was Monsignor Seamus Patrick Horgan, Counsellor of the Apostolic Nunciature in the Philippines. Continue reading “Finding God in All Corners of the Hospital”
The medical profession is probably one of the busiest professions around, and medical training is most definitely demanding. With this author beginning his year of clinical clerkship, “free time” will definitely be more scarce. Why does he choose to start a blog?
Continue reading “Why this Medical Student Decides to Blog”