Saturday, 18 August 2018

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  • The Pink Facts of Breast Cancer

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Rajeev Kumar | 0 Comment | 13 Aug, 2018

    Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Indian women, and is also the commonest cause of cancer deaths in women. Here are 8 facts every woman should know: Younger women have a higher...Read more

  • Empowering recovery through rehabilitation

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Vijay Janagama | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2018

    To be able to recover from a critical illness is considered a blessing. But not many see the hardships a patient undergoes before resuming to his active lifestyle post recovering from a tra...Read more

  • Cancer- Growing incidences & Timely intervention

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Gowri Kulkarni | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2018

    According to The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India will see 17.3 lakh new cases of cancer — with breast, cervix and lung cancer being the most prominent — by 2020...Read more

  • The road ahead for genome editing

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Supriya Shivakumar | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Genome editing has dominated the headlines as the “future of biology” over the past few years. This transformative technology can provide the ability to cure diseases at the gen...Read more

  • Lunch Hour Treatment for Dry Eyes with new Advanced Technology

    Columns |  Interviews | By Dr Saurabh Mittal, Ophthalmologist | 0 Comment | 23 May, 2018

    The two categories of dry eye disease are evaporative dry eye and aqueous-deficient dry eye. Both conditions can involve pathology of the meibomian glands, lacrimal glands, lids, tear film,...Read more

  • World Malaria Day- SEARO makes progress in malaria elimination

    Columns |  News | By Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2018

    The WHO South-East Asia Region has made world-beating progress in the quest to eliminate malaria. Since 2010 the Region’s malaria incidence has been slashed by half. Associated mortal...Read more

  • Igenomix offers a relief from Genetic Disorders

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Rajni Khajuria | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2018

    Genetic disorders are a type of disorders that generally run in the family genes. You might not be aware of it but you could possibly be a carrier of a genetic disorder. Every year there ar...Read more

  • Biosimilars: Important in overall advancement of Indian Pharmaceutical Market

    Columns |  Views | By Dr. Cartikeya Reddy | 0 Comment | 02 Apr, 2018

    Biosimilars for the Indian Market: In our view biosimilars are going to play a vital role in advancing the overall Indian Pharmaceutical Market. There is still a significant unmet need for...Read more

  • Personalized Medicine tailored for Cardio Vascular Diseases

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Pratibha Logaraj | 0 Comment | 30 Mar, 2018

    Heart Failure, is considered to be one of the most leading causes of mortality in developed and developing nations. The disease is characterized by loss of cardiomyocytes (cardiac muscle ce...Read more

  • The epilepsy burden in India

    Columns |  News | 0 Comment | 29 Mar, 2018

    Epilepsy is a disease of the brain characterized by recurrent seizures, which are brief episodes of involuntary movement that may involve a part of the body (partial) or the entire body (ge...Read more

  • Solving the supply-demand gap in Healthcare with Smart Patient Monitoring

    Columns |  News | By Dinesh Seemakurty | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2018

    Last month, the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) 2018-2019, was announced by the Honourable Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley. The scheme intends to deliver health insurance to mor...Read more

  • The unreliability of conventional genetic tests

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Archana Bilagi, Dr. Aparna G, Dr. Ashraf Mannan | 0 Comment | 01 Mar, 2018

    Genetics tests are primarily used to establish a clinical diagnosis. They also come with an added benefit of predicting prognosis, identifying carriers, as well as act as a guide in reprodu...Read more

  • Celebrating 50 years of Mending Hearts- Dr. Christiaan Barnard

    Columns |  Features | 0 Comment | 02 Dec, 2017

    On 3 December 1967, South African doctor, Dr Christiaan (Chris) Barnard, performed the world's first human to human heart transplant at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town. It has been 50 yea...Read more

  • World AIDS Day- HIV is our trickiest viral foe

    Columns |  Features | 0 Comment | 01 Dec, 2017

    The world is haunted by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), but the real threat is the discrimination the people face from others after being exposed to the effects of HIV. HIV is so d...Read more

  • World Heart Day- Healthy Heart Beats the Best!

    Columns |  Features | 0 Comment | 28 Sep, 2017

    Every individual’s blood cholesterol level influences the chances of a heart disease. In fact, the higher the blood cholesterol level, the greater the risk of developing a heart disea...Read more

  • Enhance awareness, action to eliminate hepatitis in South-East Asia Region

    Columns |  Interviews | 0 Comment | 28 Jul, 2017

    Viral Hepatitis is a major public health problem in the South-East Asia Region, and every person has a stake in controlling and eliminating it. Each year viral hepatitis infects millions of...Read more

  • Invest in IT backbone and interoperability standards in Healthcare

    Columns |  Interviews | 0 Comment | 12 Jul, 2017

    Indian healthcare sector aspires to provide quality healthcare to all and to meet the enormous need for efficient healthcare management, digital health can play a very crucial role. The int...Read more

  • Cardiac Issues: Proper infrastructure capabilities & wider Insurance Coverage needed

    Columns |  Interviews | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2017

    There are no published data on the market size of Cardiac Surgery and Cardiology. About 32 million Indians have Cardiac issues. The industry data that we have is that there are about 1 mill...Read more

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