What is humanity without hope and compassion?

About four years ago, when the video of a baby boy sitting calmly inside an ambulance after a bomb blast in the capital of Syria went viral, I remember very clearly, I wept the entire night. I woke up and called my mother ( as I was in a different city back then ) and told her how lucky we are. How blessed we are … Continue reading What is humanity without hope and compassion?

Polycystic ovarian syndrome

WHAT IS PCOS ? As the name suggests, Polycystic ovarian syndrome also known as PCOS is a group of disorders in which the ovaries are enlarged with presence of small follicular cysts. The ovary starts producing excess testosterone. Testosterone is present in males but it is also found in the female body in very small amounts. It is responsible for the male secondary sexual characters … Continue reading Polycystic ovarian syndrome

Journey of a lifetime- A tribute to my profession.

How the journey started – I spent most of my childhood in Liluah, in the outskirts of Kolkata. I clearly recall the numerous Good morning Doctor babu directed at my father on our way to school every morning. After 16 strenuous hours of duty, when he returned home tired, he was happy. It was his dream job after all. Growing up seeing my father serve … Continue reading Journey of a lifetime- A tribute to my profession.

Busy bee πŸ˜ƒ

Just a quick update. I have been very busy with my exams. So far they went well, not that good. I am still not done with my clinical exams. I haven’t been able to check out on my WordPress fam recently. I’ll be back on the 23rd. I promise. A whole week reading your blogs. I also promise to return back to each and every … Continue reading Busy bee πŸ˜ƒ

Why do you need a downtime/ timeout ?

What is a downtime?  A time when one is not working or active. What is a timeout ?  Time for rest or recreation away from one’s usual work or studies. I hit a mental saturation 2 months ago. Having a timeout wasn’t really an option then because I was having my exams in a month. I kept pushing myself. I hadn’t gone out in a … Continue reading Why do you need a downtime/ timeout ?