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Personal Voices

What does a mother of a disabled child want?

As part of International Day of Persons with Disabilty, we spoke to mothers of children with Cerebral Palsy, Down's...

Life Lessons From Parenting a Child with Disability

If you could go back to the day you got the diagnosis about your child, what would you tell yourself? What rules would...

Regaining Confidence and Courage after Sudden Hearing Loss

Vikas Mehta, who lost his hearing ability in the midst of his high-profile advertising career, describes how after...

He Lost Many Gifts, But Not His Sense of Victory

Vasant Samant, a supremely independent man, lost all that was dear to him when he suffered a stroke and was paralysed...

My Win over Stage 3 Colorectal Cancer

Usha Jerome, who was diagnosed with upper rectal cancer at 62, talks candidly about her symptoms, diagnosis, treatment...

A Stroke Survivor Speaks - "Everything in Life Can Change in an Instant"

Javed Ameer,54 from Ahmedabad, India had a life changing experience when he suffered a cerebral stroke, despite leading...

Don’t Let Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain and Disability Consume You

Vidya, a long-standing patient of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) narrates her experience with specialized medications,...

Stress Brought On My Diabetes Sooner

Bina Patel, 59 has Type 2 Diabetes and lives in Vadodara, Gujarat. She talks of her challenges in managing her...

Why We Stopped Our Vegan Diet after 6 Months

Jayesh Shah and his wife enthusiastically turned vegan with the hope of bringing down their cholesterol and diabetes...

My Vegan Diet Story Reads Happy, Lighter and Healthy

Asha Sarella, a Bengaluru-based Bharatanatyam dancer, movement therapist, and a counsellor, talks about how her life...

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