World Hearing Day 2019

Alhamdulillah, yesterday I was given the chance to participate in World Hearing Day 2019 in Wonosari, organized by KOMDA PGPKT Gunungkidul (whose chief is my beloved doctor, whom I idolized; dr. Ima, Sp. THT-KL). We went to an elementary school to do school ear and hearing checks. It was fun and h…

My Life Now: A Recap?

Being a student-doctor a.k.a co-assistant a.k.a clinical clerkship student is the highlight of my life right now. Despite the constant anxiety and recurrent dark days of sadness, I enjoy every bit of things I get to study and do in the hospital. I long for the interaction with patients, the insigh…

Defying The Stigma: Mental Health Matters

In 2018, the World Health Organization key facts show that the burden of mental disorders continues to grow to significant impacts in countries all around the world. It is shown that the number of people with depression is estimated to be 300 million globally (which is equivalent to 4,4% of the wo…