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September 22, 2017 – 8:42 PM |

The recent data in the Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey 2012-2013 shows a high unmet need for contraceptives, although family planning programs have been in place in Pakistan since the late 1950s. The phenomenon presents …

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April for Autism Awareness

April 11, 2017 – 6:25 PM |

Once there lived a couple in my family who had been married for about 15 years. They were living a happy life of luxury and comfort, but there was something that made their life incomplete. It was …

Lack of Insight in Psychiatric Patients: How it Affects Mental Health

February 14, 2017 – 4:07 PM |

Insight in mental illness is defined as the ability of people to demonstrate awareness or understanding of the disease process (Chakorbatoy & Basu, 2009). The DSM-IV-TR (APA, 2000) reports that majority of persons with schizophrenia …

Wilting Futures: The Consequences of Childhood Depression on Grey Matter Development

April 5, 2016 – 11:59 PM |

A longitudinal study tracking children for up to eleven years reports that depression in early childhood is associated with reductions in grey matter development, with the extent of reduction being linked to the number of …

The Constant Struggle Towards Mental Well Being : Overcoming the Inner Demons

November 26, 2014 – 1:29 PM | 3 Comments

Among the three clusters of personality disorders, cluster B has attracted my attention the most. They are described as “wild” when compared to the other two “weird” and “worried” groups. They have symptoms that make …