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Mausumi, a dark haired woman on the right with her mother, a person with dementia on the left. Mother is wearing specs and  a bindi on her forehead and you can see the blue and white sari draped around her shoulders

Patience And Innovation Are The Most Important Attributes Of A Caregiver For Persons With Dementia

Mausumi Ghosh from Mumbai talks about the travails of taking care of her mother, 77 who suffers from dementia in...
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A Tumour In The Heart And a Cerebral Stroke!

And she still counts her blessings! Bhairavi (not her real name) fainted and lost her vision, speech all at once. ...
Javed Ameer a stroke survivor who talks of his rehab journey

My 3 Tips For Rehabilitation After A Cerebral Stroke

Javed Ameer talks about how he picked up the pieces after a cerebral stroke and his three mantras for successful rehab...

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...

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...

Jill Bolte Taylor : My Stroke of Insight

Brain researcher Jill Bolte Taylor who dedicated her life to understand the brain, had  "But on the morning of...

Hope after Stroke

An inspiring interview of Avinash Godbole who learnt to paint with his left hand, after a paralyzing stroke. Understand...

Its ok to cry and laugh, to take time out for yourself

This touching and poignant documentary – “Portraits of Care” –  looks at the lives of four amazing Caregivers...

It's called motivation and not wanting to be a victim

Lucille Markie is a key member of the Integrated Neurological Rehabilitation Foundation in Henderson. She is calling...