In 1918, the Spanish flu ravaged the world’s populations. It killed 50 million people and infected 1/3rd of the human race. Fast forward to 2020, and we now have another new flu that’s causing unprecedented damages. At the time of this writing, it has taken nearly 80,000 souls. While this dangerous virus continues to spread,… Continue reading Covid-19 and sex
Today, we face times in which demands are many and resources are few. This means that all of us are quite familiar with stress. Speaking of stress, women typically have it worse than men. Not because they are psychologically weaker, but because there is more going on inside their bodies. Menstruation, in particular, is a… Continue reading Can stress wreck your periods?
In this post, we talk about the state of mental health care in India. One could write a book on the subject, but we’ll try to keep it short. PUBLIC ATTITUDES ABOUT PSYCHOLOGICAL WELFARE IN INDIA Poor mental health shows up in a person’s behavior. Some examples are as follows: (1) Behaving rudely.(2) Being aggressive.(3)… Continue reading The state of psychological welfare in India
India: a place with mind boggling diversity Diversity is not uncommon in the world. Take the US for instance. It is a country that’s widely regarded by foreigners as having no diversity. But this is not true at all. Yes, they have a lot of the same values, sports, cityscapes and food. But everywhere in… Continue reading Indian Attitudes – Part I
INTRODUCTION TO SEXUAL CONSENT We all have sexual urges. While engaging those urges, if someone else is involved, then we need to agree to their involvement. That someone else cannot force their involvement if we do not agree to it. This is the guiding philosophy of sexual consent. Sexual consent may be defined as the… Continue reading Sex isn’t a crime, except when it is
We do not own any of the images in this post INTRODUCTION The traditional urban lifestyle Take a look around any city. People go through life at a breakneck pace. They go from sleeping to waking up to working to coming back to responsibilities to building personal goals, and all this without a moment’s rest… Continue reading The Awesomeness of Mindfulness
We do not own any of the images used in this article INTRODUCTION Sexuality is a fundamental aspect of human and animal biology, which means that we’ve had to deal with it for all of the tens of thousands of years that our species has been around. Despite this astronomical time period, so many misunderstandings… Continue reading Sexuality
We do not own any of the images used in this article, and intend no infringement of copy rights. INTRODUCTION If it’s not clear from the title, in this article, we’re gonna be talking about work stress. Work stress is different for different sectors. So, we will go over a few and discuss the specific… Continue reading I hate going to work!
The following article describes a case. To protect the client’s confidentiality, we’ve changed their name and a few details of the case. We’ve also thrown in some subjective elements for good measure. RANI’S STORY Rani was born to fair and beautiful parents. Her siblings were similarly fair. But Rani had a darker complexion from… Continue reading I’m a monster
The following article describes a case. However, client confidentiality is very important to us. So to protect it, we’ve changed the client’s name, changed a few details of their case and introduced some subjective elements. Also, we’ve simplified and shortened the case proceedings to improve clarity for the reader. RADHIKA’S STORY At the age of… Continue reading The Demons are Real