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What Can A Patient Do To Address Safety Issues of Medical Implants?

A global investigation called ImplantFiles found an absence of clear guidelines on testing,  poor regulatory...
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"Disability Is Not The Problem. The Real Problem Is ATTITUDINAL Barriers"

Ritika Sahni, a singer-activist, special educator and Founder of NGO Trinayani, an advocacy driven organization,...
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Why do Men Suffer Depression in Silence

Males suffering from depression have an increased vulnerability to committing suicide. Clinical psychologist Smriti...

Living Better With Diabetes - A Webinar/ Live Q&A Series

Diabetes Management can be challenging and distressing for a lot of families. In our Live Discussion sessions we talk...

Is Epilepsy Surgery a Safe Option?

When antiepileptic drugs fail to control seizures and convulsions, an epilepsy surgery may be recommended. Dr. Rajan...
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Protecting Children With Disabilities from Sexual Abuse

Personal safety and sexuality education is critical for children and young individuals with Intellectual disabilities,...

Stroke Is One Of The Leading Disabling Conditions In The World

On World Stroke Day, Prof Dr Dipes Kumar Mandal, Founder-President - Stroke Foundation of Bengal talks about how a...

Living Better After Breast Cancer - A Webinar/Live Q&A Series

Cancer is not a death sentence. And many people continue to live fulfilling lives after cancer. In our Live Discussion...

The Role of Counselling in Palliative Care

Pranab Basu has been a hands on caregiver for his wife, and has now devoted himself to helping and counselling people...
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An Intensely Personal Memoir Of A Father’s Mental Illness

Trveen Dhillon reviews Gayathri Prabhu’s intensely personal memoir of her conflicted relationship with her father who...

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