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Symptoms and Causes of Stroke

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and nutrients. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. 1,021 more words

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Stroke - A Silent Killer

What is stroke?

Stroke, also known as cerebrovascular accident (CVA), cerebrovascular insult (CVI), or brain attack, is when poor blood flow to the brain results in cell death. 655 more words

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The Fear And Thrill Of Turning 27

I turn 27 today.

I’m not sure how to feel about it.

Has turning a year older made me wiser? Or is the milestone a mere marker in this bag of more-shocks-than-surprises called Life? 554 more words


Ripping off the bandage.

Our deep cut could not be stitched closed so it was gently covered in a heavy-duty bandage. We knew all along that one day the bandage would come off; that the wound would have to continue healing on its own without so much protection.   815 more words

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Roads or Deathtraps? Can Courtesy Save Indian Roads?

I’ve always maintained that if someone wants to learn driving, he must come to India. Turns, reverse, brakes, swerving – he’ll learn everything at every moment he is on the roads. 785 more words


Hollow bricks (#2)

It was startling. A wake up call like no other.

He told me that his sister had gotten hit. Hit by a bat.

One would think that it’s all a game. 63 more words

two reasons

blood drips
and tears fall
i hold you close
like a barbed wire
entangled with my soul

i would go
but i have two reasons… 25 more words

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