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Yashesh’s story: How I lost 44 kilos and got control of my diabetes

Yashesh is a friend who lives in Mumbai, India, with his lovely wife, Cherry. An insulin-dependent diabetic for years, he has now accomplished what we all have within us to achieve, but for one reason or another, we so often fail to see it through. His story is truly inspirational due to his unyielding determination […]

Shapes, sculpture and notes help people open up, empathise and make decisions

A box of twelve differently shaped objects called Tools for Therapy received a lot of attention in the press back in November, during Dutch Design Week. Nicolette Bodewess, a student in the Man and Wellbeing programme at Design Academy Eindhoven, created the set of ‘conversation pieces’ to encourage people to open up in therapy sessions. I like […]

Ministry of Tomorrow creates vegan luxury for the conscious consumer

I used to look at the prices of Stella McCartney’s shoes and bags and think, “Why do they still cost hundreds of pounds? They’re not even made of real leather.” I didn’t get it then, but I get it now. We need to stop placing value on the skins of animals. Luxury products are considered such, partially […]