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A pair of hands, one holding a glucometer and the other a pill showing support of a caregiver to a diabetic patient

Why Family Support Matters in Diabetes Management

The theme for World Diabetes Day 2018 and 2019 is The Family and Diabetes. Lets look at how families supported our...
A dark haired woman with spectacles in a yellow and red sari and blouse sitting on a white sofa

I Am Fighting Diabetes With A Smile

Nandita Banerjee, 60 a certified Diabetes educator with DAY (Diabetes Awareness and You) in Kolkata, talks about how...

Cancer Is A Blessing In Disguise

Shrenik Shah, 67 from Ahmedabad, India was diagnosed with Larynx (Vocal Folds) cancer, stage IV A 22 years ago. He now...
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My Humble Request To All: Please Give Up Smoking

Atabuddin Mondal,53 from Chakdaha, West Bengal has been suffering from Bronchogenic Carcinoma, and is now in a better...

I Make Beautiful Necklaces and Hair Clips

Ten year old Advaith who is on the autism spectrum and was diagnosed with ADHD has become an adept jewellery maker that...
Payal in a brown dress holding her mother in a yellow kurta and white dupatta from behind

How Our Entire Family Rallies Around My Mother, My Dad's Primary Caregiver

Payal talks about how she has seen her father deteriorate physically and mentally over the years due to stroke. She and...
Karan in his wheelchair due to SMA III and his labrador angel looking out into a glorious sunset

I Am Neither Special Nor Disabled, I’m Just Me!

Karan Shahh, 20 shares his journey with SMA III, the support of his family and a well trained dog, Angel. Socially and...
A young lady with dark hair in a white full sleeved dress in a green surrounding with trees in the background

Migraines Are Not Just Headaches!

Sonika Aggarwal,39 has been battling migraine and sinusitis for over a decade. Even a surgery did not help matters much...
Head shot of Urvi Sabnis, a breast cancer survivor smiling at the camera

If I Can Overcome Cancer, I Can Overcome Anything!

Urvi Sabnis, 47 from Ahmedabad, India was diagnosed with 2nd stage breast cancer through a routine screening...
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PCOS Motivated Me To Adopt A Healthy Lifestyle

Tara Sharma* 23 is a Delhi-based young woman who shares her experiences of trying to tackle Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (...

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