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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...

Patient And Parent Have To Live Through Life With A Lysosomal Storage Disorder

Mr Manjit Singh, President Lysosomal Storage Disorders Support Society, shares some salient points about the rare...

What is Bipolar Disorder and How Does it Impact Lives?

Vijay Nallawala who has been running a peer support group for persons with Bipolar Disorder and their caregivers, talks...
Partial image of a person in a white doctor coat with stethoscope around the neck holding an image of kidney

Common Myths about Kidney Health

Worldwide 850 million people suffer from some form of kidney disease. Kidney diseases are also one of the leading...
International Women's Day 2019 Poster showing a woman with her arms stretched and a text Celebrating women who are changing the face of health and personal care

Women’s Day 2019: Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate For Change

For International Women's Day, in line with the UN Women’s theme for 2019 we highlight a few women innovators and...

Colours That Ease Stress And Tensions

Alive is an initiative to engage undertrials in prisons in creative projects through colours and craft sessions, a...

Google App Live Transcribe Allows The Deaf Community To Participate Real Time In Conversations!

Google launches new Android apps for the deaf and hearing impaired community. R. Radha who lost her hearing a couple of...

Rare Disease 2019: We Wish For Better Services and Treatment Options and Financial Support

The theme for Rare Disease Day 2019 is 'Bridging health and social care'. We asked people from the rare disease...
A girl playing cymbals

How Music Can Help Persons On The Autism Spectrum

Dr. Megha Sharda shares insights on the impact of music on individuals on the autism spectrum based on a research...
Children going through cancer treatment, wearing face mask and bald head sitting in red bean bags, playing together

"They Are Children First And Cancer Patients Second"

Mrunal Marathe, counsellor at St Jude India Childcare shares the challenges, fears and insecurities faced by children...

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