Osmosis News

Kick off 2020 With Osmosis

Happy New Year from the Osmosis team! We hope you had a restful and rejuvenating holiday season, and an excellent time celebrating the New Year. You're entering a whole new decade—so what's on t

Jan 2, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Year in Review: 2019 at Osmosis

In our final blog post of the decade, we’d like to look back at the most exciting year yet for Osmosis! We’ve organized this retrospective according to the six Osmosis values which inform

Dec 31, 2019 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

If Santa Claus Were Your Patient

Osmosis's official Instagram profile often includes references to popular culture, from Star Wars to RuPaul's Drag Race. Our decision to do this is based on cognitive psychology studies that have show

Dec 25, 2019 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

The 12 Hazards of the Holidays

The holidays are almost here: A time to eat delicious food, to relax with family and friends, to open presents, and, for many of you… to continue studying for exams. If you fall into the latter

Dec 24, 2019 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

How to Manage Diabetes During the Holidays

Osmosis shares 8 tips to keep your blood sugar levels in check during the most tempting time of the year.Thanksgiving and the holidays are the most difficult times of year to maintain a healthy diet.

Dec 19, 2019 by Osmosis Team

Clinical

How Working as a Hospital Chaplain Informed My Clinical Practice

Being present and connecting with patients can be difficult for any healthcare professional student. Sharada details her experiences as a hospital chaplain which has afforded her to better connect and

Dec 17, 2019 by Sharada Narayan

HealthEd

The Flu Vaccine, Explained

It's flu season! Here's a quick primer from Osmosis on all things related to the flu season: what influenza is and how it spreads, and why you should get vaccinated if you haven't already. What i

Dec 12, 2019 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Osmosis AAMC Learn Serve Lead 2019 Recap

Several Osmosis team members attended Learn Serve Lead 2019: The AAMC Annual Meeting, the Association of American Medical Colleges’ (AAMC) largest annual learning and networking event. This year

Dec 10, 2019 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

Multitasking with Osmosis

Want to know how to fit more time for studying into your busy schedule? A third year medical student shares how he was able to fit over 200 hours of extra study time into his routine!Medical school is

Dec 5, 2019 by Abe Baker

Study Tips

How to Manage Excessive Exam Anxiety

Stressed out about board prep? Osmosis learner Jane Zhang shares some techniques that can help you overcome your test anxiety. Osmosis is not only a medical education platform, but also a strong

Dec 3, 2019 by Jane Zhang