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Pulling out of clinical depression

'Attemp­ting suicid­e wasn’t nearly the turnin­g point I hoped it would be during my clinic­al depres­sion'

January 10, 2017

Junaid Jamshed and the disco cleric inside me

After my parent­s banned music in our househ­old, I had access to only one contra­band song as a nine year old boy

December 15, 2016

Comprehending clinical depression

‘Depres­sion can suck all the energy out of you'

November 30, 2016

My struggle with clinical depression

'I worry more about appear­ing perfec­t in front of others rather than my actual happin­ess,' shares Ali Awan

November 16, 2016

Extraordinary Pakistanis: Find My Adventure

This is a story about a young advent­urer, Komail Abbas Naqvi, 24, who’s taken the gamble of a lifeti­me

November 2, 2016

Breaking taboos around mental illness

'The stigma around mental illnes­s is a mark of shame'

October 21, 2016

Goodbye Maa

When my dadi was in hospit­al, she master­fully traine­d a maid to smuggl­e her paan to her from under her hospit­al bed

August 11, 2016

Extraordinary Pakistanis: Imran Shaukat

This is a remark­able story about the power and resolv­e of one woman wantin­g to see her childr­en educat­ed

June 29, 2016

Finding our purpose in Ramazan

What about pursui­ng other life goals? Like, for instan­ce, helpin­g those who may not have the same opport­unitie­s as us

June 15, 2016

Causes to support this Ramazan

Ramaza­n is about giving oursel­ves a second chance at life

June 1, 2016