Of the cold weather & the warm friendships!

The weather has been getting colder each week, though people keep reminding me that this has been the warmest November in years. Yet, for a person who has lived across in soaring highs, my bones have still not got accustomed to the cold. I feel each drop in the Celsius scale and searching google for … Continue reading Of the cold weather & the warm friendships!

Learning to love nature!

Another Sunday! And I'm trying to be regular in writing. It's one of those rare sunny days and I can see the clear blue skies. In Dubai, I used to wonder, why we had the weather app on our phones. It would always remain hot and sunny. It's here, I realise how much it matters … Continue reading Learning to love nature!

Life is all about choices we make!!

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,And sorry I could not travel bothAnd be one traveler, long I stoodAnd looked down one as far as I couldTo where it bent in the undergrowth;Then took the other, as just as fair,And having perhaps the better claim,Because it was grassy and wanted wear;Though as for that the … Continue reading Life is all about choices we make!!

Back to Blog after a long time!

It's been months away from blogging. I have been thinking of coming back to this sacred place since months now, but then the procrastinator in me keeps putting it off to an unknown date. The past few months were a frenzy of a different sort. It had started as a quenching of a thirst, of … Continue reading Back to Blog after a long time!

International Pathology Day

I have been a Pathologist for almost 17 years now. When I entered the pathology department as a junior resident in 2004, the branch was fascinating and enigma to me.However, I didn't think highly about the branch then. For me Yet, it was a leftover. I couldn't get what others at lower rank could get … Continue reading International Pathology Day

Do believe in Verified Sources!

An infodemic is too much information including false or misleading information in digital and physical environments during a disease outbreak. It causes confusion and risk-taking behaviors that can harm health. It also leads to mistrust in health authorities and undermines the public health response. An infodemic can intensify or lengthen outbreaks when people are unsure about what they need to do to protect … Continue reading Do believe in Verified Sources!

The Unspoken reality of being a doctor ( healthcare worker ) in Covid

Long lines of patients and their families outside the hospitals! There is a never-ending queue of patients for an appointment. You have already been consulting non-stop for the past few days, and you are mentally and physically exhausted. Patients are waiting for the PCR test and other blood tests. There is a shortage of medicines … Continue reading The Unspoken reality of being a doctor ( healthcare worker ) in Covid

Tears of frustration and Tears of gratitude

Nothing in my medical education could have prepared me for the scene which is unfolding in my home country now. Indians had let down their guards early. Ever since the first wave was receding, people had stopped wearing masks, partying and travelling as if to make up the lost year, and the Indian government was … Continue reading Tears of frustration and Tears of gratitude