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Personal Voices

Persons with Selective Mutism need to be heard by the community

Nigel Ng suffers from a rare condition called Selective Mutism, an anxiety disorder, which makes him a loner amidst a...

Starting a Family With Rheumatoid Arthritis

When I was first diagnosed with RA, I remember reading an article that said “sometimes having arthritis means...

Talking Candidly about my Cancer

London based Parul Banka has published a book in which she openly narrates her encounter with breast cancer. During her...

My Ovarian Cancer Journey

Sixty-five year old Saroj Arya recounts her triumph over Stage III ovarian cancer and says she pumped every cell in her...

Her Work Gives Her An Identity and Confidence

Varuni Agrawal is a sprightly 29-year-old young lady with Down’s Syndrome. She is a Teacher’s Assistant at Tagore...

Let Us Save Ourselves From Cervical Cancer

Nearly 72,000 women die in India every year due to cervical cancer. If it goes undetected and untreated, cervical...

I have Cancer. So, What ’s the Big Deal?

Read the motivational story of Vinita Menon, a cancer survivor, who drew huge inspiration and strength from world...

I am eagerly waiting for menopause!

Sunrita Mitra, an academician, suffers from chronic Dysmenorrhea or menstrual pain, which almost renders her immobile....

My Son's Rare Disease Has Made Us Stronger Humans

Rare Disease Day 2017 RS Anand has a teenage son with a rare disease Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy which restricts him...

Photography Lessons for Kids to Fight Cancer

Rajen Nair, a freelance photojournalist and writer, teaches skills of photography to children with cancer to bring hope...

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