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Personal Voices

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...

Focus on exercise and diet control

Says Mumbai-based Pradeep , 59, who gave up sweets and took up yoga to keep his diabetes under control. Q. What...

We need a different attitude towards cancer

A Mumbai-based mother talks about her son’s cancer (Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia) treatment in India and the US. As...

Not a “useless wife”

Chennai-based R. Radha did not let rheumatoid arthritis (or negative comments) stop her from leading a full life...

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