Ever wonder what your brain is like "on yoga", and why it is known to have so many mental health benefits? Me too. With a degree in neuroscience, and someone who has gotten through moments of anxiety with the help of yoga, I too wanted to know what kind of magic a downward-dog was putting on my brain. … Continue reading Neuroscience and Yoga: how yoga physiologically changes the brain
Oh, the wonderful Dental Admissions Test. Burning out while preparing for this exam is a very probable occurrence, and no matter what you do to try to avoid it, the pressure just gets to be too much. In my experience, as I got closer to my test date, the building stress made me more and more anxious; … Continue reading The DAT: tips to stay sane and succeed
Before my dental school interview in Phoenix, Arizona, my mom and I decided to take a few days off and go to the Grand Canyon! We did a day trip to the South Rim from Phoenix. Before going, I tried to look up information online to figure out if doing a day-trip was feasible and … Continue reading Day Trip: Grand Canyon, USA
Dentistry is what I love. Before I explain why I chose this as my career path, here is a little explanation of what it takes to become a dentist: -4 years of Undergraduate Education. -4 years of Dental School. After these four years, depending on your school, you will receive your DMD (Doctor of Medicine in … Continue reading Why Dentistry?