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devarsh desai

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The Naked Truth: Let’s Talk About Body Image

We say to not judge a book by its cover, but the prioritization of physical beauty in society has only become more prominent. Social psychology proves that people perceived as physically attractive are thought to have better personalities. Physical attraction no longer just extends t...

We say to not judge a book by its cover, but the prioritization of physical beauty in society has only become more prom...

The Naked Truth: Interplay Between Relationships, Love & Hookups

It’s been two years since I left my country and family to pursue my dreams of becoming a physician. I struggled adapting financially, academically and socially in the initial stages. I guess that was a given considering my whole life was uprooted and I had to relay my foundations. To...

It’s been two years since I left my country and family to pursue my dreams of becoming a physician. I struggled adapt...

The Naked Truth: Let’s Talk About Indian Culture

This is a topic I’ve always wanted to speak my mind on. When I first came to the U.S., I felt the need to only express good sentiments toward India — primarily because I felt like if there was something wrong with what I said, then people would assume I’m part of the problem. For...

This is a topic I’ve always wanted to speak my mind on. When I first came to the U.S., I felt the need to only expres...

The Naked Truth: Self-Discovery Amidst Crisis

Before COVID-19, I had my feet wet in so many puddles that I didn’t have much time to work on myself. However, when the world stood still during the pandemic, I was forced to take a step back and soak in guidance from those around me. At that point in time, I did not realize how pertine...

Before COVID-19, I had my feet wet in so many puddles that I didn’t have much time to work on myself. However, when t...

The Naked Truth: Discriminatory Practices Influence Our Mental Processes.

Growing up in Mumbai — a city way more progressive than any other in India in terms of open-mindedness — I enjoyed a certain privilege that I did not realize how much I would appreciate until I came here. It was the feeling that everyone around me and who grew up with me was treated e...

Growing up in Mumbai — a city way more progressive than any other in India in terms of open-mindedness — I enjoyed ...

The Naked Truth: Unlocking The “Me” In Social [Me]Dia

The advent of social media changed our lives — some for the better, others for the worse. Not to generalize, but it feels like our current generation is fixated on portraying life on the internet rather than living in the moment. Scientific progression and education in the fields of med...

The advent of social media changed our lives — some for the better, others for the worse. Not to generalize, but it f...