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A crusade against mental illness by Himmatrao Saluba Bawaskar MD

In a special guest blog, physician Dr Himmatrao Saluba Bawaskar writes about his experiences with mental health problems as a medical student, and how these affected his life and career.


In the Family - by Suzanne Murphy

I am the oldest of a set of triplets. We are all female but  no-one ever guesses we are triplets.

Polio Eradication: taking stock for 2012 - by Isaac Ghinai and Bruce Aylward

Isaac Ghinai from UCL Medical School and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine recently worked with WHO on Polio Eradication.

A Partner in Left Ventricular Assist Device Research

Our guest blogger Ian Kirman describes his experience of working with heart

Poverty and Suffering: a Reflection

Our guest blogger Hafsa Hanif describes some of the lessons she has learned in struggle and hardship working in an extraordinarily resource-limited setting in Pakistan.