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Personal Voices

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Mummy, When Will I Get Married?

Autistic couple, Angel and Rekha, married for three years, share a warm and compassionate relationship,in contradiction...
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My Superpower That Helps Me Manage Bipolar Disorder During Lockdown

As the global covid-19 pandemic spreads and a lockdown is in place, how can a person with Bipolar Disorder cope with...

"I Will Not Let Stroke Disable Me"

Two years back, Andrew Hyde suffered a massive stroke and was completely paralysed on one side. But, with phenomenal...

What Does Decision Making Mean For People With Down Syndrome

“We Decide” is the theme of the World Down Syndrome Day 2020.  It highlights how all people with ...
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Trust In The Ability Of Your Child With Down Syndrome

Ranjana Pandey is the mother of Devika Pandey, a confident woman who knows her own mind. On Down’s Syndrome day, the...

"I Decide Everything I Like To Do" Says This Photographer With Down's Syndrome

Shalini Gupta talks about her teenage daughter Gayatri, a person with Down’s Syndrome, who has grown up to be an...
Rare Kidney Disease Primary Hyperoxaluria

My Journey With Kidney Disease Has Been Life Changing

Shruti Mukundan is a patient of end stage kidney disease. Here, she chronicles her journey from age 7 to now - dealing...
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Coping With Peripheral Neuropathy

A 74 year old man Swamy* shares his experience of suddenly developing Peripheral Neuropathy, how it has affected his...
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Making The Most Of My Time During Transfusions

Gagandeep Singh Chandok, 37, who has thalassemia, shares with us the long hours spent at the blood transfusion centre...

Meditation And My Job Bring Meaning To My Life

Lata Vaswani, who has a condition called Scleroderma, shares her daily routine to show us how meditation and exercises...

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