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The secret of the beginning of life

Ever since I turned 18, I had the idea of only me one going through a heartbreak by some or the other reason. Though with time I realised, it’s not just me. 457 more words


Teen Drug Use Down: National Study

The prevalence of illicit drug use among teens appears to be declining, according to the 2014 Monitoring the Future Survey conducted by the University of Michigan and funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). 35 more words

Dana Alliance For Brain Initiatives

Self-Harm In Young People: Time For Action

Self-harm in young people is emerging as a major public health problem all over the world. Self-injury and/or self-poisoning regardless the motivation or intention is considered as self-harm. 499 more words

Public Health & Epidemiology

Self-loathing vs. Self-love

Bringing a scale into my house would be akin to loading the cupboards of a reformed alcoholic with vodka.  The temptation to feed my history of number addiction would be strong and may threaten to resurrect my teen obsession with weight-watching. 478 more words

Love And Other Things

Unwanted Call

At times
teaching is like
being a telemarketer,
for thirty people
who can’t hang up the phone.