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How women amputees on a Whatsapp group help each other navigate their lives

The group has women from Mumbai, other parts of Maharashtra and Bangalore

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Having your leg amputated is upsetting and learning to live with new challenges can be vexing for anyone. The patient may often feel depressed. Of course losing a limb is challenging, but it anyways does not change the way you are or prevent you from enjoying life.

What one needs is learning how to acclimatize and learn new ways to do things. Perhaps this is what the users of a Whatsapp group believes whose members are all women amputees. This Whatsapp group was created in 2013 by Sneha Kale, Darshana Deshmukh and Manasi Joshi, who had never met each other but who had the same ...

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First Published: Fri, October 27 2017. 16:10 IST
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