Tag: "ostracised" at medical news
South Asian Sisters Bring Mental Illness Out of Closet
...sion, constantly showed erratic behaviour, and was ostracised
from the community. Then in the spring of 2005, another friend's father put a gun to his head and shot himself. We realized there was an immediate need to tell this story." The sisters believe that "Hiding Divya" is one of those films that have "the...
Driven to Suicide by Stigma of HIV
...niya feared surviving his parents as well as being ostracised
once the knowledge of his parents condition became...nd Aids often face discrimination, including being ostracised
and denied access to schools and hospitals. ...
Ostracised Woman Cremated Her AIDS-Affected Husband Alone
..., he soon breathed his last. What's more, he was ostracised
even in death. Darbhanga district magistrate Upendra Sharma said he would order a probe into the matter. According to the Bihar State AIDS Control Society, there are 8,128 cases of HIV and 1,070 patients of AIDS in the state. Till date, 70 people...