Hey everyone, I am really excited to announce that I will be going to medical school in August! It has been a long process to get to this point, and I am relieved to have found the next turn in my path. I started this blog my freshman year of college, as my love for … More The Informed Healthnut goes to med school!
Hi everyone! Times have been wild since I have last written. I have been working at the same primary care medical practice, went backpacking solo through Argentina, Bolivia, and Peru, completed a part time post-bachelors program, and have been experimenting with some other projects and goals. 😉 My two year anniversary at the practice is coming up soon, … More Not settling
Hi world. I have been gone so long, essentially since moving to San Francisco, and yet I have thought about this space every day. I have been learning and doing so much in the time that has passed. I can only hope I have grown a fraction as much as I feel I have learned. … More Things I have learned these last 9 months in San Francisco… Part 1
Hello everyone! I seem to have a penchant for obnoxiously long domain names, as I have purchased TheInformedHealthNut.com as the new home for this blog! So much has happened in the last month, I can’t even fathom it. I have now been working in the doctor office for almost two months and have really been … More killer bacon broccoli salad.
So, you got yourself a stress fracture. You probably found this blog post because you have been put into a boot or cast, can’t play your beloved sport, and are feeling thoroughly depressed. While being injured really sucks, there are things you can do to heal yourself both physically and mentally. Keep in mind that … More How to speed up stress fracture recovery
My blog is typically me putting my best face forward. I avoid complaining and revealing my negative emotions. Not because I want to fool anyone into thinking I am always happy and perfect, but because writing positive posts makes me feel more positive. I write what I want to feel or do or think, if … More How To Avoid Getting Depressed While Injured
A week has already flown by since my big paleo post! If you haven’t actually read it, and I know it is quite long, I definitely encourage you to give it a go. I spent ample time researching and made a point to only use the most properly executed studies so that you could get … More a week of paleo + crossfit
Welcome to the NuNaturals Stevia Giveaway! I am really excited about this giveaway because stevia is the only non-caloric sweetener I am down with. Aspartame, acesulfame K, sucralose, and all that other junk is bad. Half of them are banned in Europe, and yet America doesn’t seem to care about the studies that link them … More NuNaturals Stevia Giveaway!
Sometimes when I am studying for exam, I do a post about whatever it is I am learning. Yesterday, I had my last midterm in GI Physiology and the topics ranged from anatomy from the mouth to the small intestine, salivation, swallowing, digestion, and regulation of each, as well as gastritis, GERD, and a few … More The most manly dinner ever.
My apologies for the sparse blogging these past few months. Its been on my mind all the time, but I just hadn’t the drive or time to write great posts – and if they aren’t going to be great, I don’t want to waste your time. I have been debating on writing this post for a while, … More Skinny celebrity pregnancies: a glimmer of truth