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cerebral palsy

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...

Living with Cerebral Palsy: It's Only An Impairment

Sameer Chaturvedi, a post graduate in Sociology from the Delhi School of Economics and currently a PhD researcher,...

"Disheartening To See People Feel Sorry For Me"

Karthik Chandrashekhar, who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was only two, talks about his personal life, his...

I Don’t Let Cerebral Palsy Stand in My Way

Says Chennai based 26-year-old Kumaran Kumanan, who is an author, a counseling psychologist, a PhD student, an avid...

I Am His Sister And He Loves me Only For That

On Fragile X Awareness Day, Avanti Balachander,18 shares her insights of living with her brother who has Fragile X and...

Son, Your Smile Means the World to Me

Chitra Iyer, mother of 18-year-old Shravan with autism, feels all her challenges and hardships melt away and every...

I overcame rejections till I got a Banking job I wanted

Siddharth Jayakumar has Cerebral Palsy but did not want a data entry job. He loves to work in an office and interact...

I follow my heart

Bhavna Botta, a young serial entrepreneur with cerebral palsy, had her dream project, Saahaagika, an exclusive boutique...

Do not assume a person with a disability needs your help

Says Hans Dalal, who has not let cerebal palsy get in the way of his independence and dreams. The tiger conservationist...

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