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Personal Voices

“I was open to anything, just trying to find things to help me stay alive,” said Geoffrey Boycott

Geoffrey Boycott describes how counting off his radiotherapy sessions like runs in cricket and Feng Shui helped him...

Tribute : Man who revived life with music : Mahesh Mahadevan

“TO LIVE in the hearts of those we leave behind is never to die,” said Robert Orr. Forty seven-year-old Mahesh ...

Powerful Self-Portraits Reveal Artist's Descent Into Alzheimer's Disease

Utermohlen's self-portraits provide a stark look at the devastating effects of Alzheimer's. As the artist...

Men get Arthritis, too

Living with RA is living with pain but “Don’t let the disease define you”. RA causes pain in his hands, but...

During my wedding ceremony (kanyadaan), my mother walked off

"I feel angry at times that we did not receive good guidance from the doctors whom we first approached and sometimes I...

Mothering your mother

Paro has been caring for her mother, 86, who has dementia, for the last six years. She is frequently found in...

Medication and meditation

High cholesterol and heart trouble ran in her family. But Varsha Marfatia, 85, didn’t let it control her life,...

Breathing Easy

Dubai-resident Indu, 48, tells us how she managed her asthma and is now medication-free. When were you...

Cancer survivor, 12, rewarded for selflessly volunteering to help other patients

Cancer survivor Lam Yi-ning is only 12 years old. She was diagnosed with cancer when she was just seven. She...

Role of family / friend in treatment of cancer patient

In the words of Kamini Pradhan, a featured Ovarian cancer crusader Family and friends have a major role to play in...

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