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Residency Anesthesiology Ethiopian

My parents were both born to farmers in the eastern part of Ethiopia. They re-located to the capital city to struggle for a better life for themselves and their children. I was the second oldest of four children, two biological and two adopted.  While I was growing up, we lived in a modest home faci…

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Psychiatry Residency, Canadian Mental Health

When I was a child, one of my aunts suffered severe depression. I was aware of mixed reactions among the adults in the family, some ridiculed here, others regarded her as merely weak, others as an embarrassment and others with sympathy; but no-one seemed to be curious about why she suffered in this …

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