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Five Ways to Limit Exposure to Air Pollution

Air Pollution is one of the major environmental risk factors for the global burden of disease and updated estimates put...

The Truth About Vaping

Dr Shital Raval talks to Dr Prakash C. Gupta, Director of Healis-Sekhsaria Institute of Public Health on the risks and...

Webinar: Living Productively With Schizophrenia

Announcing the next webinar in our ‘Living Better’ series and focus on the importance of employment for user-survivors...
Stock pic of a doctor in a white coat measuring the BP of a patient whose arm has a BP monitor band

Less Than 10% Indians Have Blood Pressure Under Control

In an interview with PatientsEngage,  Dr Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Vice President – Research and Policy, PHFI...
A stock pic of a face with the butterfly shaped rash typical of Lupus

Helping Patients Accept A Diagnosis Of Lupus - A Doctor's Perspective

Dr. Chethana Dharmapalaiah, Rheumatologist at Aster CMI, Bengaluru shares her experiences on sharing a Lupus diagnosis...
Sangeetha Wadhwa, Thalassemia Major on the right most holding a trophy in front of a stage

"I Lost My Sister To Thalassemia But I Want To Save Others"

Sangeeta Wadhwa, a thalassemia major and psychologist, co-founder of Youth Thalassemic Alliance appeals for extensive...
Sjogren Syndrome Webinar Event

Webinar: Living Better With Sjogren's Syndrome

In our next Live Q&A session of 'Living Better' series, we speak wth Kirtida Oza, founder of Sjogren's India on the...
A park where people are walking and a sign on a tree that indicates not to feed birds

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...
A mother and her autistic son both wearing white and standing against a book shelf

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...

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