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Wellbeing – Life in Year 11

What advice would you give to others in Year 11 and people in Year 10?

My biggest piece of advice is to not work too long and to take regular breaks. Obviously schoolwork is a priority but it is also important to know when you need to step back from studying and go and relax! Also make sure you don’t stress too much and work too late into the night as this can have a potentially negative impact on your grades. 

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Research Skills

The ability to  effectively complete research is a extremely useful skill when applying yourself to a future career in medicine, dentistry or veterinary medicine. At university, you will be expected to complete a lot of self driven learning where you need to demonstrate extensive research and learn aspects of your

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The Meaning of Work Life Fit

What is a work-life balance?  Image reference: https://dadbloguk.com/dads-work-life-balance/ Firstly, I want to challenge the notion that it is a ‘balance’, and propose that a better term may be ‘work/life/family/friends/health fit’. Can you ever truly balance something that is inherently fluid and constantly changing? Will ‘work’ and ‘life’ ever truly be equally

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Overcommitment

Hi I’m Anusha and I’m Matthew and we are your wellbeing officers on the VMS Student Committee. Approximately every fortnight we will be posting blogs up about different topics related to mental health and wellbeing as well as discussing some in the weekly Virtual Medical Society meetings. We know that applying to medical school/dental

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Dealing With Change

Hi, I’m Hannah and I’m Aaliyah and we are the welfare officers on the VMS committee. Each week we will be discussing matters related to wellbeing and how we can support each other during this difficult process. It doesn’t have to be a stressful time, and our aim is to

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Choosing your A-Levels/Highers Subjects

Hi, I’m Hannah and I’m Aaliyah and we are the welfare officers on the VMS committee. Each week we will be discussing matters related to wellbeing and how we can support each other during this difficult process. It doesn’t have to be a stressful time, and our aim is to

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Resilience

Hi, I’m Hannah and I’m Aaliyah and we are the welfare officers on the VMS committee. Each week we will be discussing matters related to wellbeing and how we can support each other during this difficult process. It doesn’t have to be a stressful time, and our aim is to

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Mental Health During Lockdown

Hi, I’m Hannah and I’m Aaliyah and we are the welfare officers on the VMS committee. Each week we will be discussing matters related to wellbeing and how we can support each other during this difficult process. It doesn’t have to be a stressful time, and our aim is to

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Virtual Medical Society Wellbeing Officer Hannah Potvliege

Hi, my name is Hannah and I’m currently a year 12 at St Leonards Catholic School in Durham, I’m also a med student with Medic Mentor and have recently become one of the wellbeing officers on the VMS committee. As a wellbeing officer, my role is to help write the

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