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Saluting Cancer Survivors on World Cancer Day

Saluting Cancer Survivors And Their Caregivers!

This World Cancer Day, we asked some of our contributors - survivors, thrivers, warriors and caregivers for their...
Ranjana on the right with her stroke survivor mother Vaidehi on the left

Stroke Takes Emotional And Financial Toll On Family!

Ranjana Rajan had a difficult time when her mother Vaidehi suddenly got a stroke and returned home with her left limbs...
Caesar the dog on the left playing with an autistic boy in shorts and vest

How Our Dog Helped Our Son Engage With The World

Rohini Subramanian Katriar shares the experience and benefits of bringing in a dog into the life of her son on the...
Two juxtaposed images of Parkinsons Patient Mr Zend Merwan Zend in a light shirt

Humans Of Parkinsons story - Mr. Zend Merwan Zend

A grandchild remembers grandpa Zend Merwan Zend and how the progression of  Parkinson's Disease affected the man,...
A young woman with bangs and wearing a blue tshirt in front of a red brick wall

Knowledge Of My Conditions Helps Me Feel In Control

Living with three autoimmune conditions, followed by a liver transplant at 18, has not deterred this 18 year old...
A man in a black t-shirt and blue yoga pants sitting in padmasana or lotus pose

The Biggest Fear I had to Battle was my Loss of Speech

Sharad Tekalkote, 44, had no idea what was happening to him when he got a severe haemorrhagic stroke. It left him...

"Someday Somebody Would Really Understand My Rare Condition"

Payel Bhattacharya, 38 suffers from a rare condition called VHL and has undergone countless surgeries and a liver...
A stock pic that has the numbers 2019 with the 1 replaced by a jumping joyous vector image

A Wish For 2019

We asked some of our contributors on their wish for 2019. They tell us what they gained by sharing their experience and...

5 New Year’s Resolutions to Bulldoze your Illness

Thirty five year old Deepthi Sudhir Nair, a person with Myasthenia Gravis, rings in 2017 with five heartfelt pointers...
A young woman Ankita Bardhan standing in a purple and white printed dress in an open setting. The bottom of trees can be seen behind her

"I Hate Diabetes From The Bottom Of My Heart!"

Ankita Bardhan,29 from Kolkata has been living with Type 1 Diabetes since she was 13. Even though she would give...

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