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Personal Voices

Smitha Sadasivan, who has Multiple Sclerosis on a wheelchair accompanied by her mother

Have Wheelchair, Will Travel

Smitha Sadasivan, who is diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and uses a wheelchair, recounts her challenges with...

They cannot understand from which angle I am disabled

Deepthi Nair, who was diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis (MG), a rare, neuromuscular autoimmune condition that leads to...

When I am at work I am "resting"

Joan's wish is straightforward: "My ultimate wish for Nat is for her to happy and independent, where she doesn’t need...

My 3.5 Years of Journey with Parkinson’s!

Gargi Ahluwalia is immensely grateful to the Support Group of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Society, (PDMDS...

Reminiscence

Imagine a time when your spouse, sibling, child, or even yourself, had to be responsible for connecting tubing and...

Do Not Ignore Chronic Digestive Issues!

Diagnosed with Choledochal Cyst or a situation which causes a nagging digestive problem, Piali Syam strongly advises...

I Value Every Breath I Take Now

Kailash Ashutosh Mehta,76, quit smoking after he became nearly crippled by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD...

I Believe - a personal encounter with autism

Leroy Lim's film "I Believe" narrates a personal encounter between a person with autism and a youth leader. Does it...

Small Talk, Big Struggle

Linesh, who has Asperger’s Syndrome, writes an interesting, insightful piece on how conversation skills and small...

Where Being Different Is Unaccepted

“Prejudice is the child of ignorance.” ― William Hazlitt ― In a diverse and informed society like Singapore, it...

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