What is Palliative Care?

My family and I have been advocating for palliative care, rather supportive care, as part of the mainstream healthcare system. This video briefly explains what palliative care really is. The video is a combination of English and Marathi. Do listen and leave your comments below.  There are other written posts about palliative care and why…

By Pratima Mehta October 10, 2020 0

THE GOOD SAMARITANS

Last post was about the dreams I once harboured and the new midget-like goals planned for 2020. In this post, I want to talk of a word, which as an adjective and a verb, is powerful- like the holy grail of treasure hunting. Kindness. We live in stranger times, I know. Where asking for help…

By Pratima Mehta April 5, 2020 3

A LIFE OF LAYERED DREAMS

YEAR 1995 An airy and luminous room. Light poured through the windows, but sunlight failed to reach where I sat, on the first bench in the middle of the classroom (in the later years I translocated to the back benches, for better education as they say). I was of an age when I could easily…

By Pratima Mehta March 23, 2020 12