Author: Abhinav Krishna

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES 4

How My Mother’s Big Heart Almost Killed Her As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. Nausheen Billimoria is a seasoned marketing professional based in Singapore and has been using OurHealthMate since 2017. As a woman who has lived overseas for over a decade, she tells us how she has successfully double-hatted as a quintessential career woman and a devoted daughter, and how she saved her mother’s life from another country. My mother and I have always been a two-member team. Having lost my father...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES 3

How My Baby Grew Outside My Womb As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. Divya Thomas is a London-based architect and interior designer who has been using OurHealthMate since 2016. Married to her college sweetheart since 2005, her fairytale life was steered off-course in 2009 just as she and her husband were about to start a family. Her life-changing story is one of grief, grit and endurance. My story starts in 2001, in the hallowed hallways of the London School of Economics. I’d gone...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES 2

How My Womb Gave Me Unexpected Life As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. Sarita Mahadevan is a professional Kathak dancer, teacher and performer who has been using OurHealthMate since 2016. Having been unsuccessful at starting a family for two years, she discovered why in 2015 when she was diagnosed with uterine cancer. Today a mother of two little boys, this is her story of hope, acceptance and pursuit. When Sanjeev and I got married in 2011, we were in no hurry to start...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES 1

How My Sister’s Breast Cancer Saved Me As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. Srishti Sharma is an investment banker based in New York who has been using OurHealthMate since 2017. In 2007, her sister was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. Here, she tells us how her family has come out closer, wiser and stronger, and how cancer has changed her outlook for the better. I was a sophomore at college when my world turned upside down. I was living in Los Angeles...

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WORLD HEALTH DAY 2018 – STORY 2

Striking a Work-Life Balance This World Health Day Another fourteen-hour workday with little to show for it. A disgruntled partner you see less often than your boss. A workload that threatens to cripple your life. Presenting a day in the life of thousands of corporate bondsmen, ladies and gentlemen. In a hire-and-fire age where technology equals 24/7 access, work-life balance has become a serious challenge for many corporate mavens. In a survey conducted by Harvard Business School, 94% of working professionals reported working more than 50 hours per week, while nearly 50% reported more than 65 hours. With corporate...

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