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Come with me on my journey through medical school, find insight & tips regarding my undergraduate (Pre-Medicine) experiences and be inspired by all things millennial lifestyle, black girl magic and the Docta & Scholar Baddies I admire.



Teddy Bears Aren’t Afraid of Doctors: Reducing Iatrophobia in Children Via Desensitization Exercises

20 March 2018 This is a God dream. The ideation  of a Teddy Bear Clinic (TBC)  was first brought to my attention as a Senior at Spelman College (ATL, Georgia).  I believed that if introduced to primary schools in Barbados, this desensitization exercise would greatly reduce iatrophobia (fear of doctors).  The appointment of my friend …