The One Who Darkens the Room #WordlessWednesday

Every cylinder in this room is filled with the same liquid except one. The light from the bulbs enter unharmed in all of the others but does not light the different one. The dark one. Can you spot that cylinder? The dark on…

What failing the #StandUpChallenge taught me

Have you seen the Stand Up Challenge video that went viral recently?  I watched as many of my friends - and even their parents and children –put up videos online where they confidently crossed their arms, raised one leg an…

Four Hopes Through my Window  #WordsMatter

With a prompt like ' Outside my Window ' for this #WordsMatter bloghop, I actually had a whole article prepared in my mind, showcasing the early effects of the rains in Kerala, keeping in mind the devastating floods that…

Pavlov's Classical Conditioning #WordlessWednesday

In Pavlov's famous experiment, he would make a unique sound with a metronome before giving food to the dogs. Soon, just the sound of the metronome would make the dogs salivate even if no food was there because they now …

#WordlessWednesday What if Gods were just advanced Aliens? #Area51

The recent jokes about millions of people considering a plan to raid the controversial Area 51 in Nevada, USA to free alleged aliens in there (which the military definitely did not find funny !) got me thinking of the Histor…

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie #WordlessWednesday

6 years ago, this week, Snoopy came to our house during a very troubling phase of our lives. The kind of joy and selfless love he has brought did not just turn the emotional tide within our homes back then but even today, r…

Why Obstructive Sleep Apnea needs to be Identified and Treated Early #Philips #DontSleepOnIt

If I were to ask you to close your eyes and think of someone you know who is on the chubbier side, tends to be lethargic at work and whom you know snores really loudly in bed, who comes to mind? More importantly, did you smile …

Why a Zero Tolerance Policy against Violence Needs to be Set up in Every Hospital

According to the latest WHO data published in 2018 life expectancy in India is: Male 67.4 years , female 70.3 years and total life expectancy is 68.8 years which gives India a World Life Expectancy ranking of 125. As doctors, …