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Personal Voices

Accept Yourself

By Vedika Aum, an ongoing survivor of depression Just let the light in... Don't block it Don't hide from it Don...

Me and my epilepsy

Do not let epilepsy scare your dreams away. This spunky advice comes from 25-year-old Ishira Bubber as she recounts...

My Yogi Baba

‘Without saying a word, Dev can speak volumes about love and goodness’ Children are truth personified, feels Parul...

Downs is the new UP in my life

Ritu Vyas thinks children with Down's Syndrome are no different from others. All they need is patience and...

I want her to lead life on her own terms

By Preeti Arora, a mother of a child with Down's Syndrome My daughter Amber is all of 9 years now and she attends...

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...

The Prison of Silence

By Vedika Aum, an ongoing survivor of depression. The image is of a sketch by Vedika depicting bursting forth...

To tell or not to tell - the caregiver's dilemma

Breaking bad news to patients can be daunting and difficult, especially for caregivers.  Maya Ramachandran...

My Love Story With the Creeping Crab

By Geetha Paniker, a survivor of triple negative cancer with double mastectomy. A  believer of being positive...

Staring

A poem on incarceration by Jhilmil Breckenridge If you stare out of a barred window across  A bleak garden...

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