Phd · PhD life · research · Uncategorized

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Month

June is Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) month and is a great way to increase awareness and conversation around this common condition.  POP effects women all around the world but there is a very high prevalence for young women in Nepal. POP is a condition where the uterus, bowel and/or bladder fall into the vagina.  A… Continue reading Pelvic Organ Prolapse Month

newbie · Phd · PhD life · research · Uncategorized

Comparison: the buzzkill

There are some days during my PhD journey that I feel like a winner.  Emails come through with definitive answers and advice, words flow onto the laptop screen and goals are checked off the list.  These days are deeply satisfying and are what keep me pushing forward through the PhD marathon. This moment of feeling accomplished can be… Continue reading Comparison: the buzzkill