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Why parents encourage their children to become doctors
 

Why parents encourage their children to become doctors

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Many parents hope that their child will be able to have a career as a doctor despite the difficulties of the profession.
 
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19 Mar 2017 - General
 
I'm a 2nd-generation doctor. My mom (an OB-GYN) used to tell me, "If you want to be rich, don't go into Medicine."

Initially, I took up Medicine because the US was in retrogression and was hiring fewer nurses from abroad. So I said good-bye to my American dream, and enrolled, and passed the boards 5 years after. But 1 year into being a doctor, I found my purpose, my passion for Medicine, my advocacy for patients, and my love for the profession. However, I wouldn't ...
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