Disabled But Not ‘Defective’: My Journey As A Polio, Heart Disease And Cancer Fighter


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“How come you had polio? Were you not you vaccinated? Did Why was your mother not more careful?” These are some questions that always haunt me. Of course, there are many others such as “Why me?” that all of us always ask ourselves.
But what can one reply to these questions? In an effort to defend my mother, and indeed myself, I respond by reeling out factual information about the polio vaccine coming to India in 1959, one year after my birth. There was little that both my parents could have done.

Source : http://www.youthkiawaaz.com/2016/06/fighting-polio-heart-disease-and-cancer/

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