Tips for dating someone in med school, you'll see each other once a year.
A Reflection on the Journey. You'll assume she can fix any medical problems you have and you will almost always be wrong. To the OP of this thread, this advice may sound horribly sexist, but if you were a guy asking about your med school girlfriend you would get similar advice. I appreciate all of your responses and encouragements!
She will just give you aspirin and a lot of the time, it'll fix everything. This name will be used to credit you for things you tip for dating someone in med school on Reddit. If the couple wasn't willing to deal with this, then the relationship would have eventually crumbled at some other major obstacle regardless of medical school. Med students can be diiiiicks. I enjoy alone time and independence, so dating a med school student suits me well.
Make time for them. We really need you.
Find the good stuff
Whether it's a cool patient she saw that day, a surgery she observed, the size and quality of a poop her patient had no, but seriously, check out the Bristol stool scaleyou'll hear about it. And a final after that. She will stand behind you and respect you for it, you know, once she looks up from studying. Please keep all topics germane to current medical students.
Type keyword s to search. We avoid most problems by communicating lots, which applies to all relationships. She spends all day listening to patients, lecturers, residents, attending doctors, so she's basically a professional listener.
I would say that is the biggest struggle for me; whenever I get a free evening or decide to take a break, I always want to do something with my partner. Go for that promotion or that job you never thought you'd get! Prepare to hear about nothing but work.
Toughen up your stomach and be there. I will check it out: She graduated with a journalism degree from Boston University go Terriers! While Chris loves that I can answer most of his science questions, it is also nice to be able to talk about art or music or other interests. Already have an account?
Take care of yourself emotionally. The Most RelationshipGoals Costumes of Having a hard time picking a name?
Be involved with their friends and family. Do you guys think that it is better to date someone in med school or someone who is not? It's difficult to talk to my normal friends about this because most people dot understand how different it actually is to date a med student.
Let your partner know you care and are thinking about them in whatever words work best for you. So go ahead, be salty on the internet if it makes you feel better. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below. The life of a medical student and a physician can and will be very emotionally draining.