In this post today, I will share how becoming a person with a disability, even if temporarily, sensitized me to the needs of a specially-abled person and changed my outlook on disability and rehabilitation in India. A little background first. Disability is a general term that covers all impairments, limitations for performing…… Continue reading What being a person with Disability taught me
#WorldHealthDay- Raising awareness for a #HealthierTomorrow The 7th of April is celebrated every year as World Health Day. Every year the WHO sets a theme for the year to focus attention on a certain issue. The theme of this year’s World Health day is – Our Planet, Our Health. This theme highlights the issue…… Continue reading World Health Day – Checking Climate Change for a #HappierTomorrow
Today, approximately One in 160 children has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) (1)The number of children suffering from ASD appears to be increasing every year all over the world.The prevalence seems to be far more in the developed…… Continue reading A Simple Guide to Understanding ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)
I recently got the opportunity to attend a webinar conducted by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) and I must say it was stimulating.To know more about Palm Oil , please read my previous post here …… Continue reading Palm Oil – Good or Bad ?
Recently I was invited to attend ‘ The Palm Oil Gourmet Delights ‘ event organized by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (#MPOC ) to educate about the diverse uses of palm oil and to bust some myths about #PalmOil consumption.The event was insightful as well as it was fun filled with some interesting activities lined…… Continue reading The Palm Oil Gourmet Delights Event – Myths busted about palm Oil
If you’re reading this and are not disabled then you are among the fortunate majority of Indian population that does not have to live with a disability and has access to education and employment as a basic right.The other 3.8% of Indian population, unfortunately, has some or the other form of physical disability which deprives them…… Continue reading Defying Disability – Overcoming Obstacles
( #CuttingPaani is an initiative by Livpure ,the market leader in RO purifier ,to raise awareness about water conservation in India )Some of you might laugh and smirk about the concept of ‘CuttingPaani ‘ but I am sure most would agree that water conservation is no laughing matter .The…… Continue reading It’s #CuttingPaani Time NOW
This 8th October 2016 will be a historical moment as at 8 PM , Zee TV will bring together two living legends of Indian cinema – Amitabh Bachchan and Shatrughan Sinha ,for the very first time on a television chat show- “Yaaron Ki Baraat”.It will be such a delight to watch theses legends sharing the…… Continue reading Best Friends Forever !
Let me today share a small incident from my life .My domestic help left for the summer vacations to her native village .Generally I make do on my own when she is away as I am very finicky about how my work is done.As my bad luck would have it , one day while cleaning…… Continue reading Gender Equality at Home
Hi Friends !Here is a snippet of my article published on “‘World of Moms “.Ever tried commenting upon your teenage son/daughter’s rather “different “hair do ?I am sure most of us have received the same response .”Duh!”,”Chill Mom!” or even worse an “eye roll “or a dismissive shrug of the shoulders! The “Eye roll “,…… Continue reading How To tackle your Teenager’s Disdain