There has been a special focus on doctors and healthcare professionals this year as they battle an unprecedented health crisis in the form of Covid-19, in the most resource-strained circumstances. There have also been incidents of doctors as well as nurses, who have faced stigma … [Read more...] about Doctor’s Day: Women talk about doctors helping them through difficult times
Indian Women Share Their Experiences
Fair and Lovely rebranding: What people think?
Amid the global outrage on colourism and racism in the light of the Black Lives Matter Movement, India’s largest consumer goods company Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) last week said it will remove the word ‘Fair’ from its popular but controversial product ‘Fair & Lovely’. … [Read more...] about Fair and Lovely rebranding: What people think?
Do gynaecologists make you uncomfortable?
A gynaecologist’s appointment can be difficult for some women. Indian women often complain that gynaecologists make them uncomfortable and sometimes ask questions which they don't believe are necessary. Some even complain of being shamed for making choices about their own … [Read more...] about Do gynaecologists make you uncomfortable?
Pregnancy Diaries: Stay active, eat well, read and ask questions
Guest contributor Divya Puri Mahendra shares her experience with pregnancy As every parent knows there’s no greater joy than looking into the eyes of a newborn baby. The day I found out I was pregnant, I was also all smiles. That feeling of a tiny baby growing inside me, and … [Read more...] about Pregnancy Diaries: Stay active, eat well, read and ask questions