Why Your Medical Bill is So Expensive

Everyone knows our medical system is expensive. There’s been books written on the topic. As a medical student, I’ve often felt idiotic when someone asked me about their healthcare bill in the hospital, and I’ve responded that I don’t know anything about it and I have to resort to talking to them about their treatment. …

Dr. Brian Sutterer Talks about Building a Sports YouTube Empire

LISTEN HERE Dr. Sutterer is a 4th year physical medicine and rehabilitation resident physician and will begin a sports medicine fellowship this summer. He is also a YouTuber with nearly 450,000 subscribers on his channel where he provides educational videos about sports medicine and injury analysis. You’ll want to listen if you’d like to hear …

Brett and Jared Dashevsky are Making Healthcare Simple

LISTEN HERE Today, I’m interviewing Brett and Jared Dashevsky. They’re brothers, and a dynamic duo who run a media company called Healthcare Huddle. If that’s not enough for you, Brett is also a project manager at Capital One,, and Jared has a Masters in Healthcare Systems Engineering and is a current medical school student. Jared …

Mr. Beast’s Advice for YouTube

This advice is from a podcast which I listened to with MKBHD and Mr. Beast about “making it” on YouTube. To win at YouTube, you must make content that other people watch. This can be measured through the click-through rate and the average view duration. To optimize the click-through rate (CTR), you should make multiple …

Balancing Work and Life

These are some of my notes from a podcast which I listened to from Peter Attia and Jason Fried, the founder of Basecamp. It’s been embroiled in some controversy in recent times, but I thought that the take-aways still applied to my life, and so I thought I would share. Children do dumb things when …

How To Make Better Decisions

A podcast that I was listening to this week talked about Jeff Bezos’s algorithm for decision-making. If you’ve ever heard of decision fatigue and analysis paralysis, it’s exactly the type of uncertainty I face whenever I sit down to write or make YouTube videos. One good example of this is my podcast, Common Sense Medicine. …