My face was covered with small bumps, my skin was itchy and foggy, I never had acne even as a teenager. Concerned I visited a dermatologist. She asked me if – I was always tired? I had put on weight? Were my periods were irregular? I had yes to all! A big YES. She said – “I suspect you have PCOS”. My reaction was – … Continue reading Living with PCOS
What is the Difference? PCOD and PCOS have very similar symptoms, and both the conditions are related to the ovaries and both cause hormonal disturbances, as a result many a times we interchange PCOD (Poly Cystic Ovarian Disease) and PCOS (Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome), however, they are very different conditions. Women have two ovaries which release an egg alternately every month. These ovaries also produce female hormones … Continue reading PCOS vs PCOD
This is all I ever wanted to be, my first love, my passion! Writing makes me happy, it is my soul, it is me. But, I go through these spells of self-doubt and anguish, I am not good enough, my writing is not good. Nobody reads me. Nobody listens. I see all the amazing writers with their poems, stories and experiences and I think I … Continue reading Writer
Most of us have pierced ears. We love wearing pretty earrings. A lot can be decided based on a pair of earrings. Here in India, the ears are pierced at a very young age by an Acharya, who specializes in the art. Ear piercing has numerous health benefits according to Ayurveda. However, do you remember how and when you got your ears pierced? Maybe! I … Continue reading Holes for life!