Author: Abhinav Krishna

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES – Part 6

How My Best Friend’s Diagnosis Helped Me Kick the Butt As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. This is story number six. An A-list stylist with a penchant for streetside couture, Tanya Noronha is a regular on the New York fashion scene and divides her time between New York and Los Angeles. Here, she tells us how a dear friend’s fatal diagnosis roused her into embracing a smoke-free lifestyle, and how she now helps other smokers in banning the butt. Tanya has been using OurHealthMate...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES – Part 5

How Our Pregnancy Wasn’t Just Sugar and Sunshine As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations, we present eight inspiring stories that will touch your heart and kindle your soul. This is story number five. Abhishek Srivastava is a full-time entrepreneur, part-time traveller and all-time favorite human to his wife, Nita. A savvy Silicon Valley alpha geek, he travelled the world for discovery, only to settle in San Francisco in 2005. Here, he shares how his and his wife’s tumultuous pregnancy inspired a tradition of technology for their parents back in India. Abhishek has been using OurHealthMate since 2015....

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES – Part 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. This is story number four. 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...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES – Part 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. This is story number three. 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...

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STORY SERIES – Part 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. This is story number two. 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...

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