Monthly archives: April, 2017

Spreading the word on Tourette’s

Jiang Yunsheng Photo: Courtesy of Jiang When Jiang Yunsheng got a WeChat message from a stranger in Australia saying he wanted help from him, he had not expected that his efforts in fighting discrimination against Tourette syndrome could have such a wide impact. Jiang received the message in late 2015. At that time, he had …

Young artist keeps her focus despite overnight stardom

Wang Hua Photo: Huang Jingjing/GT Wang Hua, a waitress-turned-painter, has always dreamed of getting her family out of poverty. But when she finally gained recognition and an offer of 200,000 yuan ($29,000) for one of her works, she rejected it. “I’m still at the beginner stage. I must be calm, avoid being tempted by quick …