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    Is it a good idea to talk about a heart health condition in the personal statement when applying for medicine as that is what triggered my interest
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    Hi!If it is your own, then I'd err on the side of caution. This should probably go in your reference. However, if you can develop a constructive and reflective response to the condition then possibly put it in. It's good to have content that shows your motivation to do medicine, however, you need to explain what exactly about the ordeal you have had to undergo has taught you about the healthcare service or if a healthcare professional was profoundly compassionate or good at communication then put that in. Whatever you do, explain why it made you want to do medicine. Don't put it as a pity point (I'm sure you weren't planning on that!)
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    Hi Sarah thank you for your reply and words of advice. I was going to use it constructively but is there a danger you think of being labeled as unfit for medicine because of that condition and therefore negatively impact the application?
 
 
 
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