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sawling Medical Doctor

Scotland, United Kingdom
A quiet girl, with an offbeat sense of humour. Reserved at times, but love having fun most times. Logical & rational, with the odd wacky ideas. Oh, I am also a doctor based in Scotland.
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6 more days and counting! by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The only thing that is keeping me through the crap at work is the thought that I'll be home in less than 7 days! woo hoo!! I really can't wait. I am really e ... Read on »
Physiological Changes to the Body During Stress by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Gosh...its amazing what stress can do to one's body. I have been very stressed lately, with exams, portfolios and work. Stress was at its peak yesterday because it ... Read on »
Grim by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Dying from cancer seems like the most dreadful thing. It is a slow and painful death. There will be numerous hospital admissions either for chemotherapy, radiotherapy or s ... Read on »
The Big Changeover by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The biggest day in hospital diary is the day where all junior/senior doctors changeover in August. Outpatient clinics are reduced or cancelled to allow for a less chaotic ch ... Read on »
Live or Die? by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Wow....the season 6 finale for Grey's Anatomy is the best yet! In fact, the storyline from season 4 onwards have been really good. I see each characters growing... mo ... Read on »
The Writer - Ellie Goulding by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc My favourite song at the moment: The Writer by Ellie Goulding Love the the lyrics... here is part of it. But I've got a plan Why don't you be the artist ... Read on »
Conversations in the Hospital by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Thought I would share a few entertaining conversations I had in the hospital this month. Conversation 1 This lovely elderly man was admitted with urina ... Read on »
Treasure What You Have by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It is such a common humanly mistake that we never seem to REALLY treasure what we have until it is taken away from us. I thought the latest Shrek movie was excellent. ... Read on »
McDreamy or McSteamy? by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Grey's Anatomy rocks!! Yes it so does. I love this drama to bits! I wish there is a real McDreamy and McSteamy in the hospital that I am working in at the moment. haha. ... Read on »
Welcome to The North East of England by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It was a wonderful sunny weekend. It is time to get rid of the heavy thick coats, time to put on a summer dress, and time to take those lovely sandals out from the ... Read on »
Thanatophobia by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Anyone heard of this word "thanatophobia?" Thanatophobia = fear of death I am sure many of us are afraid of death. No one knows how it feels like until the d ... Read on »
Is It Trust or.....is it just plain laziness? by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc hmm.....I kept asking myself these questions over the past 3 nights. Yeap, I am doing the night shifts these week. Someone has got to do it...and it so happened to be ... Read on »
Unexpected Visitor by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc I seem to attract the authorities. This is my 4th encounter with the police. This week, I came back from work as usual. I was really hungry that day, and quickly hea ... Read on »
I am so Stiff! by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It was a lovely bright sunny day yesterday. I have been working for the past 2 weeks without any break.....therefore, I decided that it was time to soak up some lovely sunsh ... Read on »
If Only I Can Split Myself into Two by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Exactly....it is impossible....well, not entirely, it can be done, only that I have to lose my life.... *yikes (that's not ideal!) I really do love my job. I really d ... Read on »
Holidays! by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Its so nice to have a great holiday. I got back from Paris more than 1 week ago, feeling rather refreshed, rejuvenated and rested. =) We were blessed with g ... Read on »
Short Getaway by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc yay!!!! In just a few hours, I'll be flying away to the capital of France! I'll be there for a few days. I haven't been there since I was a little girl..... ... Read on »
In No Hurry... by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Its been more than 1 week since I left my car at the garage.....and I have yet to hear anything from them. I mean how long does it take to just change the bumper? I b ... Read on »
Small Funky Car by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc I have to admit that I am enjoying my temporary replacement car. I know my poor Peugeot is in the garage being fixed at the moment....I am missing it....honestly, yes, I am. ... Read on »
Hanging Loose by sawling Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The mechanic came to estimate the damage to my car this morning. I was really glad that he came because I was kind of anxious just waiting to find out how badly the car was ... Read on »