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Personal Voices

Image: Black and white pic of Marianne's parents as a young couple - mom on the left and dad on the right

Parkinson’s Robbed Their Soul And Spirit

Marianne de Nazareth recounts how traumatic it has been to see both her parents suffer from Parkinson’s and how the...

To Continue Loving my Son, I Need to be Brave

Alpana Sharma, mother of 6 year old Aarav, who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a rare neuromuscular disorder that leads to...

"Therapy Helped Me Manage Social Anxiety"

When a socially active person like Sharmada started avoiding her friends, she knew she had a problem. Sharmada shares...

I Value Every Moment of My Life Now

Parimal Ghosh, an 80 year old war veteran and now a cancer survivor, relives his experience of battling the condition...
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Grasping Conversations Can Be Hell For Us

Linish Balan, who has Asperger’s Syndrome, gives us an insight into how individuals with autism face difficulties...
Pushpa Garde who controlled her diabetes with medication, discipline and lifestyle changes

I Decided To Fight This Lifestyle Disease With Changes In Lifestyle

Delhi-based Pushpa Garde is 75 years old and has been ably handling diabetes for the last 25 years, mainly with...
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Dancing Through Self-Image Issues to Hope

Bhanu Ramchandran talks to Sunena Gupta, a young girl whose journey to overcome self-image and mental issues caused by...
On the left an Indian woman in a pink dress and white scarf who was over weight and on the right a trimmer version woman in a white and yellow top and black pants

I Walk with Hand-Weights to Lose Weight and Build Health

Kavita Behl, 53, who was diagnosed with high levels of uric acid causing excruciating pain and swelling in her feet,...
Image: Sanjay Jaiswal, with black hair and a moustache is an Oral Cancer survivor and stands in a red shirt against a yellow background

At 42, I Learned To Speak Again With The Help Of Tongue Twisters

Early detection of mouth cancer helped Sanjay Jaiswal minimize postoperative challenges, discomfort and deformities....

Defeated Cancer, One Push At A Time

Shilpa Aneja, 34 is a Stage 3 breast cancer survivor from Jaipur and credits her recovery to proper maintenance of a...

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