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Top 5 Reasons To Practice Medicine

So you're looking for somewhere to settle before you start practicing medicine, and you're considering Los Angeles. Luckily for you, we did some research and put together a list of some reasons we think you should move there! These aren't in any order, they're just our favorites and what we thought would be the most important to you when making your decision.

Los Angeles is known for being the home of Hollywood (and by default, a lot of celebrities).

With Los Angeles being the gold standard of movie-making, you'll find all kinds of talent there. The music industry is located there, a lot of celebrities are located there, and it's one of the entertainment capitals of the world — most major media comes from Los Angeles. The city is one of the world's biggest distributors of multimedia content in the entire world.

They have beautiful weather there.

Who doesn't love warm and sunny weather? If you dream of having 70° weather all year long, Los Angeles is definitely the place for you. It rarely ever rains in California, and it hardly ever gets below 50° in the winter, and during the summer the average temperature is around 85°. The weather is the top reason that a lot of people want to live in Los Angeles, and we totally understand why — especially if you're moving out of the Midwest. Why would you want to have a white Christmas when you could be on the beach?

California is one of the most diverse places in the entire United States.

With diversity comes culture — if you're looking to learn more about other cultures and maybe partake in some of their traditions, you should definitely check out Los Angeles. With the city being one of the most diverse in the United States, you don't have to go far to immerse yourself in a different culture — there are people from over 140 countries, speaking 224 languages, currently residing in Los Angeles. In addition, around 14 million Hispanics live in the state of California, making it the state with the highest number of Latinos in all of America.

There is an abundance of entertainment to be found in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles has more museums and theatres than any other city, in addition to its music scene. The city contains some of the biggest names in entertainment If you're interested in theme parks, Los Angeles is a good place for you to go! Disneyland is in Los Angeles, but if you don't really want to go to Disneyland, there are also theme parks and water parks located around the city. Also in Los Angeles is the Walk of Fame, nightlife, and sports. Los Angeles has a sports team in all of the major leagues in the United States — NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS, and MLB.

Los Angeles is foodie heaven.

If you love food, as most people do, we recommend that you move to Los Angeles. That's right, we said move, not visit. We heard that there are food trucks everywhere in Los Angeles, and you can get every kind of food you could ever dream of all in one day. There are, of course, plenty of "traditional" dining spots for the more refined eaters, but we really care about the food trucks. As we previously mentioned, Los Angeles has a lot of different cultures — with different cultures comes all different kinds of food!

There you have it — the best five reasons to move to Los Angeles. We can almost guarantee that you will not be bored if you decide to move there. Plus, if you love food and movies, it sounds like it would be a dream for you! Feel free to email us at with anything you want us to know about Los Angeles!