Online dating sites are becoming popular as well – one name I hear often is Coffee Meets Bagel, a site that caters towards educated, mid-20’s men and women – also known as medical students.
But as the days go on, bonds will form, and potentially, sparks will fly.
Though some people come to medical school in a stable relationship, there are many others who come in on the prowl.
When you disappear for days on end cramming for exams, remember to consider the feelings and needs of your partner.
With a little luck and dedication, you’ll pull through these next four years together.
The pros are obvious: opportunities to see each other often, common friends, and a strong understanding of what each other is going through.
But there are negatives as a result: a lack of personal space, everybody knowing your business, and being “trapped” in the med school bubble.