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does anyone know if protozoa and helminths are HY?

I hate micro so much! no thinking, just memorizing!
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Ah c'mon man, give them some credit!

You might get 1-2 questions on parasites (maximum 5) from what I heard.
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Ah c'mon man, give them some credit!

You might get 1-2 questions on parasits (maximum 5) from what I heard.
i know i know, ugh! cant do nothing but study them i guess!
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i know i know, ugh! cant do nothing but study them i guess!

take this advice,
i always studied micro from MRS[made ridiculously simple], always started out to read from bacteriology.. then viruses,, then worms and the other boring shits in the end,

in my second read, the same thing happened... by the time i read about the first worm, im very exhausted and bored as hell from micro!
so i realized that my strongest things are bacteriology, less than it was virology, and weakest thing are worms coz by the time i get to them my [enthusiam] and [motive] would keep declining

so when i started reading first aid,, i decided to begin with the worms section and beyond that --> first!
then virology, and finally bacteria
when i do first aid again, i'll repeat that as well in the same order

i advise u to do the same,
no matter what read u are doing now, the next time, start with the weakest thing u felt in ur first read, or with the subject u hated the most --> do that first;
1- you'll do it better
2- you'll hate it less when u finally realize that ur actually mastering it or knowing what it really is about.
3- if that happened,,,, less stress [i.e: "GOD, i still have to """the helmiths""", im ok with micro but i dont want to revise it coz i hate it so much, GOD it annoys me so much...etc bla bla bla]] coz it'll be better

and since u said nothing about viro\bacterio... means u didnt find them so IRRITATING!! next read, dont start with them


leave nothing untouched for the test,
even if u KNOW, not think that they might bring 1 question on it... u'll need it, it might be easy, and nothing will gaurentee that u'll get all the questions correct for the subject u really did master


its a very boring subject, but u can master it when u repeat it,,, for step1 --> dont procrastinate or say that u'll skip it this time and review it when u get to it in ur other reads or from Qbank\Uworld..etc
get **** done, when its time for **** to be done,,,,, that's the most sincere advice, trust me, for all subjects

good luck
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take this advice,
i always studied micro from MRS[made ridiculously simple], always started out to read from bacteriology.. then viruses,, then worms and the other boring shits in the end,

in my second read, the same thing happened... by the time i read about the first worm, im very exhausted and bored as hell from micro!
so i realized that my strongest things are bacteriology, less than it was virology, and weakest thing are worms coz by the time i get to them my [enthusiam] and [motive] would keep declining

so when i started reading first aid,, i decided to begin with the worms section and beyond that --> first!
then virology, and finally bacteria
when i do first aid again, i'll repeat that as well in the same order

i advise u to do the same,
no matter what read u are doing now, the next time, start with the weakest thing u felt in ur first read, or with the subject u hated the most --> do that first;
1- you'll do it better
2- you'll hate it less when u finally realize that ur actually mastering it or knowing what it really is about.
3- if that happened,,,, less stress [i.e: "GOD, i still have to """the helmiths""", im ok with micro but i dont want to revise it coz i hate it so much, GOD it annoys me so much...etc bla bla bla]] coz it'll be better

and since u said nothing about viro\bacterio... means u didnt find them so IRRITATING!! next read, dont start with them


leave nothing untouched for the test,
even if u KNOW, not think that they might bring 1 question on it... u'll need it, it might be easy, and nothing will gaurentee that u'll get all the questions correct for the subject u really did master


its a very boring subject, but u can master it when u repeat it,,, for step1 --> dont procrastinate or say that u'll skip it this time and review it when u get to it in ur other reads or from Qbank\Uworld..etc
get **** done, when its time for **** to be done,,,,, that's the most sincere advice, trust me, for all subjects

good luck
amazing advice! ur 100% correct about the bacteria and virology thing, i revised those quicker than anything else, but regarding the worms and all that, ever since med school, i've always sucked at them!

Gonna study em hard, no escaping it

Good luck!
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