Our son tested positive for dengue with his platelet count dropping to 15000/cumm. We had no choice but to go for blood transfusion. Thankfully, the transfusion worked, and he recovered.
Every action of ours is a result of self-communication. Our brain tells us to eat, talk, etc. But what if our brain tells us to commit suicide?
Clearly, it is a battle with our own selves. On one side we have religious beliefs logging on to us and on other side is today's tough life demanding greater efficiency at home & workplace.
Breast feeding is very important as it protects the baby from several crippling illnesses. But like all good things, this also requires considerable tact and patience...
At 60 my father was a widower. Over the years, he lost his immediate younger sister, elder brother as also a close mentor and friend. He suffered from head fracture and yet survived Alzheimer's. How?
It was my daughter's first delivery. But I was troubled by my arthritis, working status & lack of knowledge of customs. Finally, I developed confidence and proved firm support in her normal delivery.
There is always something happening in every country. Only once a while it takes the form of a large movement like for example Anna Hazare Lokpal Bill where media also played a big role.