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End of life — difficult discussions in disaster area

By Bijay AcharyaPhysician from Nepal working at Mass General Hospital, Boston

This post originally appeared in Bijay Acharya’s blog.

An elderly female in her 80s was brought to the clinic after being carried on a straw-mat. 996 more words

The traditions that the earthquake couldn’t shake

This post was originally published on Bijay Acharya’s blog

By Bijay Acharya, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Few days ago, we went to Singla as as part of a team with the International Medical Corps. 717 more words

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The destruction and hope in Kerauja, Gorkha

This post was originally published on Bijay Acharya’s blog

By Bijay Acharya, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerauja is a picturesque village that sits between two massive mountains with a population around 3000. 573 more words

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Dancing Star

The disempowered women whose stories have long been told by others need to find their own voices.

Some patients impact clinicians disproportionately and become etched into our minds’ eyes, lingering for years after we see them, ghosts that stay with us long after we leave the exam room.

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