WHY ANTI-AGING MEDICINES!

–Kruthika Mantha “Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that happen to man” -Leon Trotsky Aging is a fact of life. Humans go through various stages of life – childhood, youth and adult, with youth being the best stage in the prospects of health. Bio gerontology,...

“Much awaited event of 2021 – Covid-19 Vaccination”

–Lakshmi Manasa Uppala Are you one of those people who have a bountiful of doubts about Covid-19 vaccine in your thinking piece.Then here’s some useful chunk of information for you to ponder upon……! If we go back a few months in time and look over the ongoing life, it’s...

Let the speaker finish talking before you respond

–Roshni Kharbanda In continuation with the series of articles on effective listening tips, by Glocal Academy, this article focuses on the fourth listening tip. Listening is important in healthcare. It helps us to connect with the patient effectively. In addition, it helps us to understand the situation better. The...

WHAT DO MYTHS ON MENSTRUATION ACTUALLY GOSPEL…?

—Uday Shankar Podugu Menstruation is an experience unique to women which is rarely discussed in schools and even at homes in India. Surprisingly 71% of adolescent girls are unaware of menstruation till the menarche. Nevertheless, it has always been surrounded by myths which inhibit women from various aspects of...

Depression.

— By Prachi Tiwari My battle with depression I was diagnosed with “Clinical Depression ” a few weeks ago, you guys must be thinking,” Are aisa kya ho gaya?” (Whatever happened, man?). And my answer is nothing big. But sometimes dealing with the little problems gives you major stress,...

Preferences.

— Gururaj Divya Have you ever gawked at what could be the possible reason today’s world treats homosexuality as an ailment? Has it ever occurred to you if the so-called unnatural act is naturally occurring from a cycle of hormones and feelings in the body of a fellow being?...

Prepare to listen. Get rid of internal and external distractions.

–Uma Gupta In continuation with the series of articles on effective listening tips, by Glocal Academy, this article focuses on the second listening tip. Effective listening is the gateway to successful diagnosis. As a Clinician, effective listening helps us read between the lines and build a connection with the...

Reflect back what you’ve heard if that seems appropriate.

— K Vidhya This is next in the series of articles by Glocal Academy on effective listening tips Listening has always been a pivotal aspect of healthcare system. A clinician’s ability to listen, understand, empathize and explain can have a profound effect on patient satisfaction. As a good clinician,...