With multiple suicides over alcohol withdrawal symptoms due to the sudden lockdown over coronavirus, the magnitude of India’s alcoholism problem is coming to light.
“Epilepsy doesn’t have to be a lonely journey.”
Growing up with a chronic illness affects your body image and self-confidence, say two women who live with chronic illnesses.
“I feel like I’m blanking out and my brain grasps things at a slower rate.”
Medication often comes with side effects but patients claim that the changes it could cause in their mental health is not being sufficiently discussed by doctors.
“I know that dealing with something so hard has made me a better person in the long run.”
“There are so many little things that I fear because of the way that I think that I look.”