Tukaram developed asthma, but had no money to purchase the medicines to treat it. While walking 150 miles from Paithan to Pandharpur, he developed trouble breathing.
Fardin’s seizures began at about the age of 3 months. As he grew up he could not stand or speak.
While running after her cow, Sindhu slipped on a pile of damp sugarcane leaves. She fell, hurting her back.
Alka started feeling pressure on the left side of her chest. A valve needed to be replaced in her heart.
Hirichandra is handicapped because of previous damage to his left leg. His financial situation is very poor. He had knee pain and a backache. His wife Sunita has been having dizziness since birth.
Vaishali initially had symptoms of a cold along with difficulty breathing. She was diagnosed with congestive heart disease.
Gangu has had a form of paralysis. A private hospital suggested that her son sell his farm to pay for treatment.
Samindra doesn’t own a farm and works a laborer to earn money for her family. But it wasn’t sufficient for her medicine.
Sandeep was born with Thalassemia major, an inherited blood disorder which requires monthly blood transfusions and regular medical attention.
Vijaya’s husband Iswarlal died 2 years ago from high blood pressure. She coud not afford treatment for her asthma.