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Lack Of Awareness of Haemophilia Continues To Be The Biggest Challenge

Rajiv Chandrabhanu, 43 from Bengaluru is a PwH (Person with Haemophilia) since he was 6 months old. He talks about his...
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When My Periods Seem To Last Forever

Nisha Suchak, 40, who is living with the von Willebrand Disease, which causes heavy menstrual bleeding and other...
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"It Is Okay To Be Not Okay" – Accepting My Clinical Depression

Shayonee, 30, a lawyer from Mumbai ignored the signs of depression for a very long time. A diagnosis of chronic...

Destiny Is Controlled By My Mind, Not My Eyes

Vineet Saraiwala, a deputy manager at Big Bazaar, who has fearlessly embraced his retinitis pigmentosa, a degenerative...

Things I Would Do Differently In Raising My Special Child

Sunita Mohanty, 48 from Bhubaneshwar shares her journey as a mother of a son on the autism spectrum, dealing with...
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Parkinson's Changes The Life Of The Caregiver Too

While Parkinson's Disease affects the person who has been affected by the condition, it also changes the role of the...
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Multi-disciplinary Interventions for A Child On Autism Spectrum - Video Case Study

A video case study of Om Pawar, a young boy who is non verbal and has intellectual disability and how he has benefited...
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Close Encounters with Autism: A Dad's Journey Of Coming To Terms

Ganesh Anantharaman reflects on his journey as a father of a teenager on the autism spectrum and coming to terms...
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"The Biggest Obstacle To Mental Health Care Is Shame"

Shambhavi,25 who was diagnosed with Bipolar Affective Disorder talks of her own fears and misconceptions about the...
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How A Headache Changed My Life: Coming To Terms With My Bipolar Diagnosis

Swati Agrawal on how her unbearable headaches eventually led to a diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder, coming to terms with...

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