Posts by Lida Shaygan

Lida enjoys writing, learning, running, and doing yoga. She holds a Master's degree in Biomedical Science and will be a medical student in July.

7 Ways to Benefit from Not Getting What You Want

“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” ~Dalai Lama

A year ago, I hit rock bottom. Until that point, I had put all my energy into my dream of becoming a physician. Last …