Blue Urpi Blog

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


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

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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