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Can Pigeons Cause Lung Diseases?

Did you know that a common activity like pigeon feeding can lead to chronic and sometimes fatal lung diseases? Senior...
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Indian Children’s Literature Featuring Characters with Disability

Children's books are instrumental in shaping early thoughts and perceptions. Chitra Paul, mom to a teenager on the...

Walking With A Loved One With Bipolar Disorder: Rewarding Yet Taxing

Hvovi Bhagwagar, a clinical psychologist who works a lot of persons with Bipolar Disorder and their families, puts the...
Living Better With Parkinsons: Webinar

Webinar: Living Better With Parkinson's Disease: The Early Stages

Announcing the next webinar in our ‘Living Better’ series and focus at the early stages of Parkinson's Disease. In...

Children With Autism Can Perform In Commercial Theatre - A Director's Perspective

Diana Tholoor, a Movement and Theatre trainer and Director of Plays recently worked with a cast of 50 children and...
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Support Those Who Have Lost a Loved one to Suicide

Losing someone to suicide can be traumatic. Nyana Sabharwal, who lost her mother to suicide, co-founded We Hear You, a...
Mental Health Care Gap India

Why Implementing India's Mental Health Care Act Should Concern Us All

Although the right to health care of any kind has become a legal provision for the first time in India, implementing...

Creating A Patient Led Holistic Support System For Lupus in India

The patient-led Lupus Trust India is creating a holistic support network for Lupus patients in India. As they prepare...

"It Is Possible For Children With Autism To Perform Theatre On Stage"

Sarbani Mukherjee Mallick Founder & Executive Director at Bubbles Centre for Autism in a detailed...
Dr. Rekha Ramachandran on the right with her daughter Babli with down syndrome on the left

"Let People Stare. They Stare At Beautiful People!"

Dr. Surekha Ramachandran, mother of a young woman with Down Syndrome and Chairperson of the Down Syndrome Federation of...

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