Married to Doctors
About This Show
The Married to Doctors podcast is a space where people from all different backgrounds can find a community, explore solutions and share stories about the unique challenges that come from being in a relationship with someone choosing a career in the medical profession. The host of Married to Doctors is Lara McElderry, who has been navigating the medical world for the last sixteen years as she’s supported her husband through medical school, residency, a specialty change, fellowship, as well as raising five boys. She hopes the podcast will inspire others to share and implement ideas for how to make successful homes happier.
Most Recent Episode
#17 How to Develop Your Independence When Married to a Doctor
2 days ago
Episode Notes In this episode, Lara will be talking with Jess Hyer, author of the blog The Mrs. Behind the M.D. Lara and Jess will be discussing the challenges that sometimes arise when your spouse has to work long hours and how owning your independence and trusting in your capabilities can help you avoid feeling like you are missing out on important things because of your spouse's career. About Jess Jess Hyer writes about the unique circumstances and challenges of being married to a doctor at her blog, The Mrs. behind the M.D. Her goal is to help women survive and thrive as a doctor's wife. Come visit to learn tips, hear fresh ideas, or just take comfort in knowing you aren’t alone in this crazy journey. Her family currently lives in Southern California where her husband is completing his anesthesia residency. She is also a busy mother to three children and enjoys going to the beach, cycling, eating chocolate chip cookie dough and taking naps as a hobby.