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Member Since 16/04/2015
Last Seen 14/01/2022
Location Sydney

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I can't believe all the naysayers, you are only gonna have this uni - start work gap once in your whole life. Go for it! You can't spend...
10/01/2022 - 21:53
I think everyone already went on about security privacy etc so I'm just gonna point out something else. Maybe you're pitching it at the...
07/01/2022 - 06:21
I learned English at age 10 and now English is my main language. I did German to end of HSC so once upon a time I could speak good German...
26/12/2021 - 20:56
In the last decade of practice I have personally seen 3 patients with strokes from chiro. All 3 were young and healthy, had neck pain and...
18/12/2021 - 06:08
Like the kids will give up the violin and the parents will pat themselves on the back and say "at least we only spent $32 on it"
17/10/2021 - 13:14
This is like buying your kids the cheapest goggles that leak constantly and floaties that don't float, then wondering why they don't enjoy...
16/10/2021 - 15:17
Good for you, I am totally with you and I really hope you enjoy your time with your family. Who cares about those people, family comes first
12/10/2021 - 17:31
I'm one of the people who are desperate to travel so I have a ticket to go from Sydney to Paris on Nov 15. The naysayers can say whatever...
04/10/2021 - 13:13
I have one of these "Free flights for Health care workers". I tried to book with it last week and there were no eligible flights in January...
04/10/2021 - 13:12
I think if you eat the same thing everyday it's super off-putting and you'll probably "break" it more quickly. Better to plan out what you...
03/10/2021 - 11:01
Super interesting to read everyone's ideas, I wonder how many people actually would do the stuff on their list? I've been trying to buy the...
28/09/2021 - 06:27
Kimchi is really tasty, a little bit goes a long way. A bit of mustard also accentuates the cheese flavour
31/07/2021 - 14:19
My partner is overseas and we have had multiple travel exemptions rejected in both directions (for him to enter or me to leave). I cannot...
16/07/2021 - 21:02
I totally agree with you, it's not the same thing and all the people suggesting it is are over simplifying the matter. I live in an...
16/06/2020 - 17:08
Thank you this is a very honest and valuable insight. As a doctor I get all the stereotypes like people think I earn a bucketload and enjoy...
04/12/2019 - 07:39
I work in intensive care and I see this as a really problematic area in modern medicine. I think students and trainees don't have enough...
04/12/2019 - 07:34
I have a muji toiletries case that's been with me on a dozen trips in the last decade, still going strong! Their beauty products in small...
26/11/2019 - 07:23
I found this to be way warmer in actual cold temps , difference may not be that obvious in Sydney but definitely preferred the macpac halo...
25/11/2019 - 18:49
Congratulations on pursuing your dream!! I'm glad to read you are happy with your choice. I've been trying to balance my work & passion for...
14/09/2019 - 07:04
Thank you for the encouragement! Sadly burnout is really common amongst drs and we want to stay well to look after others but it's not easy...
13/09/2019 - 18:04
Great question. Helping people get better is the "natural" part of the job as your education & training is focused on that. The other parts...
13/09/2019 - 06:32
Hospital staff specialists are paid government wages so a first year specialist in NSW is on 170k full time
13/09/2019 - 06:26
I know this has nothing to do with your work but since you asked.. I'm a doctor in an intensive care unit. My job involves * helping people...
11/09/2019 - 18:57
Anaesthetics is not an easy specialty to get into, neither is radiology
25/08/2019 - 17:24
It always has been and always will be extremely hard to get into high earning specialties, of which ophthalmology is high on the list if...
25/08/2019 - 17:23
Hi OP first of all best of luck with this journey. I've looked after many bariatric surgery patients both for theanaesthesia and the short...
11/08/2019 - 08:11
Tipping in the US in one word: insane. I was in Japan recently and my American friend left 1000 Yen ($14) in the room as a tip for the...
20/07/2019 - 14:17
I work random days so my weekends are often mid week too. I usually Sleep in Have a long lazy breakfast reading over coffee Shop for food...
09/07/2019 - 07:29
This is the most sensible comment here! Just gently ask for the paed fee to be waived or just don't pay it. Save your energy for something...
23/06/2019 - 01:13
As everyone has pointed out, you need a GP to care about your symptoms enough to escalate the investigations & treatment. Ask around for...
27/05/2019 - 19:01