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From Athlete To Cardiac Patient - A Series Of Avoidable Events

That’s how Rahul, 49, describes his journey. A journey from an athletic teenager to some one who is now a...

I'll stay off smoking come what may

Asok Mitra, 80, used to smoke almost 100 cigarettes a day. He has been smoke-free for 40 years, but tobacco has...

I wanted to improve my lot in life and take control of my diabetes

From being in denial to Diabetes Support Group member, Christine Lee, 62, talks about her 22-year tryst with diabetes....

Jane Hawking: ‘There were four of us in our marriage’

Joanna Moorhead speaks with Jane Hawking, the former wife and long term carer of the most famous person with Motor...

Digital Tools Enabled Me to Be Independent

Alok Kaushik, now 40, talks about his transition from the life of a sighted person to a blind person. “Start...

Managing my mother: From frustration for all to peace in the house

Mrs. Kalyani talks about her 85-year-old mother and what it took to keep everyone happy. My mother, Vijayalakshmi,...

Rita Wilson diagnosed with breast cancer, urges people to seek second opinions

We also believe that talking with someone who has had the same/similar condition can help as well. Rita Wilson...

Don't ignore behavioural changes

Prem's startling discovery of the root cause of his wife’s altered personality. Prompt diagnosis and treatment...

Turning a home into a hospital

The idea of hospice care in my home overwhelmed me. I was very afraid of witnessing her physical deterioration and her...

'I Felt Empty And Directionless', Says Deepika Padukone on Her Battle With Depression

36% of Indians suffer from depression according to WHO. 100,000 people commit suicide every year.  Deepika, her...

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