Dating your doctor
Other months, it may feel like you never see your partner at all!
If you let it, a medical residency can take a very negative toll on your relationship. After 2 years of being married to a medical resident, I’ve discovered some creative ways to spend time and make memories together, despite the time-consuming nature of medical residency.(Keep in mind that these are scenarios that work for us.
In addition to that, they will take various tests and certifications over the course of their training.
If your partner’s residency program provides time for them to complete CMEs and trainings, have you considered turning it into a fun trip?
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Second, if your partner is studying for something (), you can spend quality time helping them study.
Quiz them using flashcards or make up mnemonics together.
If you are really struggling to get enough quality time together, might you consider changing up your schedule?
It might not feel like much, but when your partner is gone so often that they’re starting to seem like a figment of your imagination, an additional 30 minutes of awake time together might make a HUGE difference.