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Role of Patient Support Groups in Chronic Diseases #writebravely
Balaka Basu is shared her journey with Interstitial Cystitis on Everyday Gyaan the other day. It's amazing how she channelizes her pain to create awareness of the disease. Today, she's sharing from her experience, the role of patient support groups in chronic diseases. Role of Patient Support Groups in Chronic Diseases Unlike Western countries, Patient Support Groups are not common in India. Due to the absence of proper infrastructure, managing a patient support group in India is a difficult task. Additionally, Government apathy, lack of funds and social stigma affect the smooth functioning of support groups. Since 2016, I have