Lifestyle Things You Need to Know About Dating Someone in Med School  

Rosa Pasquarella
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If you think medical school is hard, try dating someone who's in it. Dating a doctor-to-be is a challenge and an adventure. There will be ups and downs, late night study sessions, and flashcards for days, and literal human bones, but you'll learn to love it. Here's a list of some of the things you need to know about dating someone in med school. 
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Communication is key.

With crazy schedules and even crazier class loads, you're going to need to be able to communicate well. Plan time to be with each other, and you'll be golden.
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They study all the time.

Netflix and chill? In your dreams. Netflix and feverishly reviewing every bone in the human foot at 9PM on a Friday night? Totally doable.
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You'll become their biggest supporter.

Med school is hard. Duh. If you're not currently in school yourself, it can be easy to forget what rigourous studying and endless classes can feel like. At times, you're going to need to be their cheerleader. You obviously wouldn't be with them unless they were great, so remind them.
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They'll disappear for days at a time.

A med-student's exam schedule can be pretty intense. Between classes, labs, and study groups, you'll definitely learn that absence makes the heart grow fonder.
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