Dating a medical student long distance
There will be weeks you'll forget you even have a boyfriend—friends will ask how he is and you'll say, "What? A vacation together consists of a trip down the street to Walgreens for new highlighters and printer paper.10. Date them for long enough, and you'll become one too.6. And when you witness others perform these same acts that, before you began dating your med student, you spent your entire life doing too, you'll wince and wonder, "Ew! Don't they know how many germs and bacteria they're spreading??! Romantic date = Chinese take-out in front of the TV on their 10-minute study break.9.This also means she to sleep, and often at weird hours.If she has Saturday off after working a 24-hour day Friday, yeah, she's not going to wake up and go to brunch Saturday because she will be in bed all day.11. This will push you to work your hardest and to be your best, which is second nature for her.Go for that promotion or that job you never thought you'd get!She will stand behind you and respect you for it, you know, once she looks up from studying.12.
In reality, she probably has no idea why you're having leg cramps, but that doesn't matter because she will pretend to know anyway.She works so hard at what she does, so she'll work hard on your relationship.Most med students are generally perfectionists, so as hard as they're working on changing the world and helping other people, they're going to work just as hard at being the best girlfriend they can possibly be. Med school can, and will, turn even the sanest into a hypochondriac. Even though you used to walk into your home with your shoes on, and sit on your bed in the same clothes you just wore while riding the subway, or sat on a public bench in, you'll become far too disgusted to ever do it again. you'll watch yourself transform into the anal retentive person you swore you'd never become. Support them when they come home after each test, upset because they failed—and gently remind them after they get their well above passing grade how unnecessary the "I'm going to fail out of medical school and never become an MD" dramatics are.5. Some will be extremely rare, others will be more mundane. They will be certain they have it (no second opinions necessary). I think." Read: Married To A Doctor, I Was A Lonely Newlywed... They'll make you hyper-aware that germs are everywhere and on everything.
She still parties like a college freshman who's never had booze before.