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How I Fixed My Sleep Apnea Problem

Rohan Kapoor*, 42 from Delhi has been dealing with Obstructive Sleep Apnea disorder for last five years, and uses a...
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When New Age Medical Strides Saved My Mother

Rehan Issa, son of Badar, recounts how the family took a bold decision to let his mother to be the first patient for a...

Choosing a Life of Independence Over A Cure For Disability

Prof Anita Ghai, a leading disability rights activist and academic reflects on her own life, her life with polio,...
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My Disability Took A Back Seat To Motherhood

Jyotsna Kumar, was living with Sensiro Neural Deafness. But the birth of her child with congenital heart defect and...

Together, We are Able to Overcome Rejections and Obstacles

Preethi Srinivasan was a young and energetic achiever in every sense of the word, till an accident made her a...

Keeping Faith

Mdm Zainon's life took an unexpected turn after a hit and run accident in Malaysia. She is now on daily peritoneal...

Lucky to Escape Heart Attack Trauma

WORLD HEART DAY To raise awareness about cardiovascular diseases, Mr. KC Patel, 75, shares his experience. Despite a...

I breathe and sleep better after I quit smoking

Ramesh Koppikar, a heavy smoker for 35 years, made several unsuccessful attempts to quit smoking. It finally took...

The smoke rings are not worth this

Nilakanta Siva recounts how his smoking habit caught up with him later in life well after he had kicked the habit. He...

Post Card From A Home Far Away

Arun M Sivakrishna's father did not smoke or drink, nor did he chew tobacco. He still got oral cancer. Arun shares a...

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