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Health and Illness
Health and Illness

Health and Illness

Issue 9 from magazine Rusted Radishes

Rima Rantisi

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Where do we begin this discussion of health and illness?

Pandemic? Most powerful non-nuclear explosion in history? Economic meltdown? The most fraught political situation since the end of the civil war? A long freefall from hope?

Since I started writing this editorial, Israeli warplanes droned over my building and my friend texted asking if I had leads on how to find Zoloft for one of her family members, as there is a shortage. The mental health of the average person in Lebanon has sunken to depths we had not imagined even just a year ago – pre-Covid, pre-August 4 blast – and while we still had the revolution beating in our hearts. The pandemic has left the country, the city a memory: the streets quiet, storefronts blank, the...

Articles contributors

Nashwa Gowanlock

Nashwa Gowanlock

Raneem Mourad

Raneem Mourad

Eveline Hitti

Eveline Hitti

Riwa Roukoz

Riwa Roukoz

Ahmad Awadallah

Ahmad Awadallah

Chistopher Alam

Chistopher Alam

بن كوربر

بن كوربر

زينة الحلبي

زينة الحلبي

Maureen Seaton

Maureen Seaton

بياتريس مورلاكي

بياتريس مورلاكي

Loubna El Amine

Loubna El Amine

Maha Ahmed

Maha Ahmed

لميا مغنية

لميا مغنية

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