Voice of Deepti

When I Was Told ‘Doing PhD Will Take Away Your Fertile Years’… But I Persevered

It is hard to make family understand that experiments need their own time, and cannot be 'adjusted' for their needs. This is difficult for women who are caregivers or who are expected to sacrifice for the family.

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Development of Child’s Innate Skills is More Important

What if schools and parents come together and help the child develop his innate skills?  Every child will become a star then!

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When A Father’s Words Changed Her Whole Perspective On Life As She Knew It

Naina was unable to save her and saw her baby die in front of her eyes. “Good, it happened early. It was a girl anyway,” said her mother-in-law.

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Teaching My Son To Help Me With Household Chores Doesn’t Mean I Am Emasculating Him

In a society as patriarchal as ours, it is very easy to assign gender roles to every child that is born. Isn't it time it changed? This mother has some tips

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Moms And Dads, Don’t Let Being Parents Get In The Way Of Being A Couple, As I Almost Did…

Indians often believe that being a parent, especially being a mother, is more important than the closeness of a being a couple, but your connection as a couple will do wonders for the child, believe me.

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When My Child Refused To Breastfeed And What The Journey Taught Me

The author says that breastfeeding is every child's right but what happens when a baby refuses to latch on? Here is a mother's breastfeeding experience.

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Why Breaking The Norm To Be A Researcher Was The Best Thing I Did For My Career #NoRegrets

A personal narrative of creating a successful career in science in the times when research in biochemistry was a big 'No' for young girls.

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Modern, Yet Traditional Shravan: Lessons From Grandma

The month of shravan brings with it the joy of festivals and fun! But what happens when a modern woman is unable to celebrate it? Grandmom to the rescue!

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“Always” Thumbs Up For Working Mom

After becoming a mother, I realised a constant battle in mothers’ minds. And I salute to all women who take care of their little ones and try to answer the “professional” questions in the office.

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