Deepa Padmanaban
Kappad beach. Photographs by Deepa Padmanabhan

Bengaluru to Kozhikode: Going local

3 min read . 30 Nov 2017
Photo courtesy Ankit Banerjee<br />
An ant with a pupa. Photo: Deepjay Sarkar, IISER-K<br />

When ant enslaves ant

6 min read . 09 Apr 2017
Photo: Ratheesh Pisharody<br />

The Gandhian of Heggudo

9 min read . 02 Oct 2016
Recording daily events in the ICU in a diary can fill in gaps in the patient’s memory.<br />

Rebuilding life after the ICU

4 min read . 30 May 2016
Between 10-15% women worldwide experience a depressive episode during pregnancy. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

Dealing with pre-baby blues

4 min read . 09 Feb 2016
Sangita Joshi.<br />
Colouring an image gives a sense of accomplishment once completed, say experts. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

Beat the blues with art therapy

4 min read . 23 Nov 2015
For trauma patients, writing should be done in a guided environment, for it can evoke negative memories. Photo: Istockphoto<br />

Pour your heart out, write

5 min read . 16 Sep 2015
An artist’s concept of a ‘feeding’, or active, supermassive black hole. Photo: Nasa/JPL-Caltech <br />

Blazar hunters: searching the night sky

13 min read . 29 Aug 2015
Nuts have zero cholesterol and eggs are a good source of unsaturated fats. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

Cholesterol decoded

5 min read . 01 Jul 2015
Poorly maintained ACs harbour germs, making people susceptible to upper respiratory tract infections. <br />

The air we breathe in

4 min read . 26 Jan 2015
Tapping positive experiences can lead to a greater sense of well-being and self-worth.<br />

In pursuit of happiness

5 min read . 20 Oct 2014
Women are generally more susceptible to the disorder.<br />

A hidden scourge of the mind

6 min read . 09 Sep 2014
Stick to the required amount of protein in a day and do not overload it at any one meal.<br />

Keeping the breakfast balance

4 min read . 21 Jul 2014
India has about 1.5 million new stroke cases every year.<br />

Fast facts about a stroke

4 min read . 05 May 2014
Where it hurts: Use of heating pads can ease pain.<br />

Dealing with rheumatoid arthritis

4 min read . 20 Jan 2014
When TB is latent, it is not contagious. In active state, the disease can be communicable.<br />

The trouble with TB

5 min read . 18 Nov 2013