D FOR DRUGS ( PHARMACOLOGY )

If at the end of 1st year, you thought that you were done up with mugging you were entirely in wrong! Just across the anatomy department on the other end of the building was the pharmacology department which was out of bounds for us as 1st year students. If you found the reactions in biochemistry … Continue reading D FOR DRUGS ( PHARMACOLOGY )

Coffee and late night conversations

I learnt to make my best coffee in the medical college hostel. As freshers we were supposed to help the exam going seniors by doing small chores for them. These included picking up groceries from the nearby store or making tea or coffee for them so that they could stay awake late at night and … Continue reading Coffee and late night conversations

B for Biochemistry equations

The entire 1st year seemed to revolve around Anatomy corridor. Yet, a floor below was the most dreaded department of medical college. Chemistry had been my favorite subject in school, but the biochemical equations gave all of us sleepless nights. How were we supposed to memorise all the complex equations, right from digestion of carbohydrates, … Continue reading B for Biochemistry equations

A for Anatomy dissection Hall

I never knew if I wanted to be a doctor. Just like any other teenager growing up in 90s in India. I had two career options. If you are good at Maths, you become an engineer. If not you try your hand at becoming a doctor. I wasn't bad at Maths, though I can say … Continue reading A for Anatomy dissection Hall

I’m not a strong woman and its okay!

International Woman Day is over. The social media was buzz with Strong woman. Every one took delight in celebrating and rejoicing with them. There was an increase in sale of pink roses. The marketing teams of hospitals, salons, malls were busy luring females to spend their money. My mind however, went to not so strong … Continue reading I’m not a strong woman and its okay!

Good reads for the Valentine’s month. #30ColoursOfLove

Romance has been one of my favourite genres for a long time now. Whenever I feel low, there's nothing like a warm romance novel and a hot cup of coffee. We are already in Feb, and even though all had pinned high hopes on 2021, covid surges in many countries including mine has again put … Continue reading Good reads for the Valentine’s month. #30ColoursOfLove

Usher in the New Year with a promise #Welcome2021BlogHop

I am sitting in my balcony in the high-rise building overlooking the sea and a busy highway. The cool breeze is calming my senses. On one side, I see the calm sea merging with the horizon and on the other side are the rooftops of the human habitation. I can distinctly hear two types of … Continue reading Usher in the New Year with a promise #Welcome2021BlogHop