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Are You Depressed? How to Tell the Difference Between Sadness and Depression

We often tend to romanticise the term ‘depression’. We like to conveniently use it without really realising that there is a thin line between ‘being sad’ and ‘being depressed’. With the recent statistics, it is clear that depression is one of the most commonly experienced mental illness condition in India. But despite the frequency, it… Read More »

US surgeons perform first kidney transplant between 2 living HIV-positive individuals

The kidney of a 35-year-old HIV-positive woman has been transplanted into another patient with the virus that causes AIDS, U.S. surgeons announced Thursday, in a major medical breakthrough. The surgeons at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore performed the operation on Monday, calling it the first in the world of its kind. “I’m feeling good,” said… Read More »