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How will the NHS change following COVID-19?

Author: Holly E. Fourth Year Medical Student Undoubtedly the COVID-19 pandemic will have wide reaching implications and effects on our society as a whole, as well as direct effects on the NHS. Whilst I don’t know exactly how the NHS will change following this...

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Preparing for the UCAT

Author: Holly E. Fourth Year Medical Student"You can't prepare for the UCAT" - WRONG! The most important thing to know about the UCAT is that you CAN prepare for it. And it's important that you do! It is a common misconception that the UCAT test can’t be revised for,...

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The Virology of COVID-19

Author: Holly E. Third Year Medical StudentWhat is a virus? Viruses are the smallest type of microbe. They are much smaller than the cells found in our bodies. Unlike cells in our body, and bacterial cells, viruses are only able to replicate inside other organisms’...

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How will COVID-19 revolutionise healthcare?

Author: Edward S. Fourth Year Medical StudentCovid-19 has had drastic effects on the economy, healthcare, and education. It is a surreal yet defining moment in human history and will result in tragedy on a global scale. Our healthcare will need time to recover, and as...

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Top 20 Revision Tips During COVID-19

Author: Krsna M. Fourth Year Medical StudentSo, school has been shut, many assessments cancelled or on hold. Yet, some others continue online, or have been postponed to a later date. Whatever you’re revising for or will be revising for in future, if you need some...

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Q&A – Follow up questions from COVID-19 webinar

We received hundreds of questions during the webinar last week and even more by email afterwards - we just couldn't answer them all. But we collated some of the most popular questions and our Doctor kindly took the time to answer them for you.  If you missed the...

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How To Improve Your Medical School Application During COVID-19

4 minute readArticle Overview: Covid-19 is changing our everyday lives and now many of us are stuck inside for the foreseeable future. But there are still things that we can do to remain productive and grow professionally. The General Medical Council (GMC) suggest...

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Covid-19 – What will happen to my education?

5 minute readArticle Overview: With the uncertainty of COVID-19 and the impact it is having on our lives, it is understandable that many of you will be concerned about how your education, examinations and university applications will be affected. We have used official...

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Top Articles & Podcasts Whilst Stuck at Home!

3 minute readArticle Overview: Universities are looking for students with an understanding of medicine as a career and one way to develop your knowledge and comprehension is through research. Research can be done at home, including reading relevant documents,...

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Upcoming Medical School Open Days

4 minute readArticle Overview:  University open days are an excellent way to experience a university, find out more about the courses you are interested in and gather information to aid your decision making. There is so much to think about before you attend, so we...

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