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My wellbeing lies in India.
Thousands of children are at risk.
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Their stories are truly inspiring.
According to Census 2011, 53% of India's population is in their reproductive age group (15- 49 years). One of five persons in our country is an adolescent (10-19 years) and every third is a young pers...
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Medical innovation in the pharmaceutical industry has resulted in positive results that have undeniably benefited patients and their families. We depend on better and more effective drugs for patients...
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Two new studies are finally helping answer the question.
Citizens have been asked to avoid highly-polluted areas.
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A 30-year-old man died of cerebral malaria on Sunday evening.
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The government must attract private investment in the healthcare sector through incentives such as tax benefits, underwriting and facilitating bank loans to supplement care in remote and underserved regions. Unless national investments are made to mitigate the costs associated with NCDs today, the damage will increase multi-fold.
Since time immemorial, the healthcare industry has been driven by two factors--medical expertise and cost--with the patient and care-taker always having to toe the line. Now with significant advances in technology, the patient is becoming increasingly empowered to actively participate in charting the course of his/her healthcare.