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Mental health conditions often go undetected and unreported, as people can be reluctant to seek assistance.

Mental health is similar to physical health — everybody has it and should take care of it. When we reflect about our health in general, it is important to include the health of our minds as well as the health of our bodies in our thinking, plans, and conversations. On the occasion of World Mental Health Day, 10 October, we reflect on the importance of sound mind and a dignified quality of life.

Film Title: I am the President

Artist: Elyas  Noori

Country: Afghanistan

Genre: Narrative

Time Category: Under 15 minutes

Due to new advances in diagnosis and treatment, if detected early, cancer can be treatable.

To mark World Cancer Day on 4 February, nutritionist and early childhood development specialist Shameera Somani highlights the efforts being made by the Aga Khan Health Board (AKHB) in India to educate the Jamat about cancer through its various awareness and screening programmes.

Film Title: Rising Verve

Artist: Zanir Hasan Ali

Country: United Arab Emirates

Genre: Narrative

Time Category: Under 5 minutes

Film Title: Aks

Artist: Ali Amin Mohammad

Country: United Arab Emirates

Genre: Narrative

Time Category: Under 5 minutes

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