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Personal Voices

A Stroke Survivor Speaks - "Everything in Life Can Change in an Instant"

Javed Ameer,54 from Ahmedabad, India had a life changing experience when he suffered a cerebral stroke, despite leading...

Don’t Let Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain and Disability Consume You

Vidya, a long-standing patient of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) narrates her experience with specialized medications,...

Stress Brought On My Diabetes Sooner

Bina Patel, 59 has Type 2 Diabetes and lives in Vadodara, Gujarat. She talks of her challenges in managing her...

Why We Stopped Our Vegan Diet after 6 Months

Jayesh Shah and his wife enthusiastically turned vegan with the hope of bringing down their cholesterol and diabetes...

My Vegan Diet Story Reads Happy, Lighter and Healthy

Asha Sarella, a Bengaluru-based Bharatanatyam dancer, movement therapist, and a counsellor, talks about how her life...

A Blessing to have the Strength to face Caregiving Challenges

Mala Sen had caregiving thrust upon her when her nonagenarian mother-in-law with full blown Alzheimer’s appeared in her...

When Hearing Loss is Not Accepted by Society

Vikas Mehta’s upwardly mobile life received a blow with the sudden onset of tinnitus. But what hurt him more than his...

Listen to the Voices of People Living with Chronic Invisible Illnesses

Swati Agrawal, who has Fibromyalgia, appeals to others in the community to start speaking about their invisible illness...

A Lack of Diagnosis does NOT mean an Absence of Illness

Swati Neogy is not lazy. She has a condition called Fibromyalgia/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, which causes extreme...

When Cancer Strikes, You Find Out Who Your True Friends Are

Cancer affects and changes family and societal relationships. How are interpersonal relationships impacted when a woman...

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