"Abortion is one of the most common surgical procedures performed on women, yet nobody in medical school even talks about it." — medical student Lesley Wojick, in a fascinating feature in the WaPo on the education of Ob/Gyns, and the issue of abortion providers, abortions, and the women who have them. [Washington Post]

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Female medical students underestimate their abilities and are less self-confident than their male counterparts, according to a new study published in the journal Patient Education and Counseling. Researchers observed and tested third-year medical students and found that though the female students performed equal to or…

A new study out of Cambridge University reveals why we did so well in college: The more sexual partners students have, the worse they perform in school. Also, students who have had more sexual partners tend to go to worse schools than those who have done less sleeping around. And oddly enough, the survey also found…