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COVERSTORY
DOES ANYONE CARE?
By Gunjan Sharma
Everyone in the female ward on the second floor of the Sewri TB Hospital, Mumbai, knows Sidhu, who occupies bed no. 394. After all, she has been the longest occupant of this ward. Her bed lies in a small room, an extension of the dormitory. Lying amid her own vomit, she tries to sit up as this reporter enters the ward, but fails. Her shockingly thin figure hardly has any strength, but she is...
Me,mind-bender   07 July, 2014
From rape to vampires in the mind, Reshma Valliappan has endured it all. Her life is a tale of how a woman fought her mind, won, and lived to tell the story
The disorder that made us humans   07 July, 2014
Schizophrenia is a complex and heterogeneous neuropsychiatric disorder characterised by delusions, hallucinations, disorganisation in behaviour, profound deficits in motivation and social interactions, and impairments in cognitive functions like attention and concentration. Schizophrenia is prevalent in about 1 per cent of the population over the age of 18.Over the past decade, our team at the...
DOWN AND OUT... STANDING!   16 June, 2014
At 1 am on April 11, 2011, national volleyball player, Arunima Sinha, lay between two railway tracks on the Lucknow-Delhi route. A few minutes earlier, she had been thrown off a train by robbers when she resisted their attempt to snatch her gold chain. Sinha’s hands were fractured and the bones in her right leg were crushed and tore through her pants. Her spine was fractured in three places...
DOUBLE DILEMMA   20 May, 2014
New American guidelines recommending the use of statins to prevent heart disease and stroke trigger a debate. Some Indian experts feel it could lead to overmedication
Against the grain   20 May, 2014
50 yoga life-changers   06 May, 2014
Corporate yoga   06 May, 2014
Kundalini Yoga   06 May, 2014
Pregnancy yoga   06 May, 2014
Yoga for mind   06 May, 2014
Ashtanga Yoga   06 May, 2014
Choke-a-block   14 April, 2014
Red alert   14 April, 2014
Wired to good health   05 April, 2014
4,000 @ risk today   03 March, 2014
Hope, in doses   03 March, 2014
THE CHOICE IS YOURS, REALLY?   01 February, 2014
DELIVERANCE!   04 January, 2014
Decoding happiness   16 December, 2013
Room with a brilliant view   04 November, 2013
Its a blessing as well as a curse   05 November, 2013
Kilo by kilo, the healthy way   23 October, 2013
Vision on Board   07 October, 2013
High on life   23 September, 2013
Helper cells   23 September, 2013
As befits you   10 September, 2013
Gym of an idea   10 September, 2013
Mind your Language   26 August, 2013
Speech babble   26 August, 2013
HEART OF THE MATTER   05 August, 2013
Kindest cuts   05 August, 2013
Beating the viral load   23 July, 2013
Asimov effect   10 July, 2013
The Ten Commandments   11 June, 2013
Ready, steady, ACCELERATE   28 May, 2013
My Best Friend   07 May, 2013
The unbearable thinness of being   23 April, 2013
How good is your heart, doc?   12 March, 2013
In the OPD, in the ICU...   12 March, 2013
Stress and motivation   12 March, 2013
Touch me not   12 February, 2013
Be aware, be equipped   12 February, 2013
Accurate diagnosis is crucial   12 February, 2013
My little pumpkin secret   12 February, 2013
PUT YOUR BEST FOOT FORWARD   23 January, 2013
On the road to re-discovery   24 January, 2013
Sleep, stress, sex   24 January, 2013
Be thankful   24 January, 2013
Nurture your body and soul   24 January, 2013
Get fit, go!   09 January, 2013
A hearty change   09 January, 2013
HIITing the zone   09 January, 2013
Superfood scoop   09 January, 2013
Short, sharp shock   09 January, 2013
Boiling down to chemistry   12 December, 2012
Hormones make the world go round   12 December, 2012
I vs I   12 December, 2012
Born this way   12 December, 2012
Come, indulge   30 October, 2012
Ailing Superwoman   08 October, 2012
When the heart breaks...   19 September, 2012
Pressure point   19 September, 2012
Not a lady's friend   19 September, 2012
Watch and ward off   19 September, 2012
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