Dr Dhanya Lakshmi N

OPEN TO OPINION

The author is a medical geneticist interested in popularising science. She works as an assistant professor of medical genetics at Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Punjagutta, Hyderabad.

ART & CULTURE

 |   3-minute read

Tumhari Sulu tells us there is no such thing as an ordinary woman

The movie highlights the point that there is an interesting story behind every woman who dares to dream.

LIFE

 |   5-minute read

I'm a woman doctor and here's why I recommend the menstrual cup

Using it allows women to move past the taboos attached to periods and period blood.

ART & CULTURE

 |   4-minute read

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Japanese Encephalitis: How to combat the deadly disease

Instead of playing blame game over the tragedy in Gorakhpur, let us shift our focus to taking small steps towards prevention.

VARIETY

 |   6-minute read

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

SCI-TECH

 |   7-minute read

How Indian women use medicines to alter menstrual cycles to fit orthodox customs

It's high time we have an open discussion about a process which is as inevitable as diet, exercise, sleep and sex.