From extreme multitasking, to being on the front lines of life and death situations, doctors experience the world much differently than others.
Things that are often taken for granted by those outside of the medical field, like the ability to down for an actual meal during a "lunch break" or being able to sleep soundly through the night without being woken up by a beeping pager, are usually a rarity for physicians.
However, while being a physician comes with many sacrifices, there are things that others will never have the opportunity to experience, like being the bearer of great news or witnessing the miracle of life as a baby is born, that many doctors would agree make the trade off worth it.
There are many ways doctors experience the world a bit differently than most. Visit KevinMD to read more.