Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Polio afflicted Aarif pens poems to enter Limca Book

    Ujjain: Disability is often regarded as a major obstacle and a hindrance in courting success. However, Aarif Mohammad, a physically-challenged
    resident of Bhairavgarh near Ujjain is out to prove it wrong. Even able bodied may find it difficult to emulate his success. Aarif, afflicted by polio in both legs, has carved out a niche for himself by entering into the Limca Book of World Records by penning a 267-page book comprising
    of 1000-odd small

  • Most elderly persons are subject to abuse in old age: Study

    New Delhi: A majority of older persons face elder abuse all the time throughout their old age irrespective of their financial or social status, health condition and role in their respective family according to a study.

  • Aerobic exercise

    Muscle exercise can help reduce lower back pain

    Sydney : Exercises that improve coordination of muscles that support and control the spine offer a strategy to reduce pain and disability caused by lower back pain, finds a new study.

  • Kalki Koechlin

    Disability needs visibility in India: Kalki Koechlin

    New Delhi, Actress Kalki Koechlin, who starred in the Shonali Bose directorial “Margarita With A Straw” in which she plays the role of a girl with cerebral palsy, believes that disability needs visibility in our country.

  • Sit straight to keep active for long

    New Delhi : Have you been feeling persistent or recurrent pain in the lower back of late? You are not alone. Lower back pain affects one out of 10 people worldwide, causes more disability around the world than any other condition and accounts for a third of all work-related disability, according to a study.

  • Sit straight to keep active for long

    New Delhi: Have you been feeling persistent or recurrent pain in the lower back of late? You are not alone. Lower back pain affects one out of 10 people worldwide, causes more disability around the world than any other condition and accounts for a third of all work-related disability, according to a study. Though the reasons could be varied, one of the important contributing factors behind the nagging back pain is the incorrect

  • Guidelines soon on skilling up disabled youth: Birender Singh

    Ranchi: The central government was planning to provide specialized skills to rural job guarantee workers and would soon notify guidelines on imparting special skills to disabled youth, Union Rural Development Minister Birender Singh said Tuesday.