Blue Urpi Blog

This is the place where Gloria shares about topics related to translation, interpreting, medicine, ethics, and much more!

Culture

Alternative Human Anatomy

Alternative Human Anatomy The first time I heard “me duele la paleta”, the Peruvian in me was very confused. In Perú, a “paleta” is a

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Hemoglobin A1c
Interpreting

My hemo-what?

My hemo-what? Recently I interpreted for a very sweet patient with a 20+ year history of diabetes. When the doctor asked him about his hemoglobin

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