Understanding Conversion Disorder

Conversion disorder is a mental health condition characterized by blindness, paralysis, or other neurological symptoms that cannot be explained by… Read More

September 24, 2021

Arba’een and Shia Spirituality

Arba’een is distinctively Shia spirituality, however Sunnis, even Christians, Yazidis, and Zoroastrians partake in both the pilgrimage as well as… Read More

September 22, 2021

Tic Disorder — What are they and How We Treat Them 

Tics include excessive blinking, wrinkling the nose, or grimacing, jerking or slamming the head, clicking the fingers, coughing, grunting, or… Read More

September 17, 2021

In History and Memory: Hadowun Hospital

There is a folklore associated with this hospital. It is said that Sir. Hadow had a son who had some… Read More

September 13, 2021

Social Media: Youth and Narcissism

Is the use of social media associated with superficial relationships and loneliness, or with an increase in self-esteem and social… Read More

September 10, 2021

Ways Out of Health Anxiety

If you suffer from health anxiety, you may be tempted to disregard your doctor's assurances that you are not suffering… Read More

September 10, 2021

The Pull of Pages- Part 1

Usually, I opened the first page of the book, read the first paragraph chanting the words, tasting the sentences in… Read More

September 6, 2021

At Death’s Door: Ailing Health Care in Kashmir

The already poor infrastructure coupled with the challenges of the times has led to a retrograde medical infrastructure in Kashmir. Read More

September 3, 2021

The Psychology Behind Health Anxiety

"People with severe HA have persistent health concerns despite what appears to be compelling confirmation that their anxieties are baseless"… Read More

August 27, 2021

Bequeathing Islam to Kashmir 

Awrad-E-Fathiya is a major case in point. It is the collection of religious prayers of great religious people which is… Read More

August 24, 2021