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Clean Drinking Water lessons from China and how the use of technology can help prevent water borne diseases

A recent article in the BBC talked about a list [...]

By | 2018-05-03T05:27:15+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Healthcare Technology, Public Health|0 Comments

The challenge of Diabetes in India and how to manage the condition: A detailed analysis

India has been rightly called as the “Diabetes Capital of [...]

By | 2017-12-20T10:22:50+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Medical Education, Public Health|0 Comments

Did you know more adolescents In India die of Non-Communicable Diseases, Injuries, and Self-Harm than Infections

A study has revealed that more adolescents in India are [...]

By | 2017-07-24T08:57:31+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Public Health|2 Comments

Is having insurance (private and public) really the answer to India’s healthcare issues?

Reading Dr Vikram’s post on “is-health-insurance-the-answer-to-indias-healthcare-woes?” made me think. Well, [...]

By | 2017-03-24T00:59:23+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Public Health|3 Comments

India releases National Health Policy, focus on primary care, district hospitals and non communicable diseases

The Indian government today released the national health policy with [...]

By | 2017-03-21T22:16:29+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Public Health|1 Comment

Alert your Doctor might not have a degree!

While watching the Jurassic Park in 1993, the message I left the theater with was that no matter how scientific we get about controlling nature, it will find a way. In the case of the movie, the dinosaurs found a way to reproduce and proliferate. We are no different.

By | 2016-08-13T05:52:26+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Public Health, Wellness|0 Comments

Nutrition First: How an App Seeks to Make People Aware of Their Food Habits

How often do you check the cover of packaged food [...]

Why we need to focus on serious problems like Tuberculosis before tackling more complex problems in India? A few thoughts on World TB day 24th March

  (Image source: http://en.rylkov-fond.org/blog/tbr/effective-tb-treatment/) In India it is cool to start [...]

By | 2016-08-09T08:03:33+00:00 March 23rd, 2013|Healthcare Delivery, Public Health|16 Comments