Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Special News

  • Hemophiliac patients need early diagnosis and adequate treatment in India

    Special |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2019

    Haemophilia is a rare genetic disorder that occurs due to deficiency of blood clotting factor VIII. April 17 is recognized as World Haemophilia Day worldwide. This year’s theme of Wor...Read more

  • Early diagnosis and access to treatment critical for children with Hemophilia

    Special |  Features | 0 Comment | 15 Apr, 2019

    On World Hemophilia Day, healthcare practitioners and caregivers have reiterated the critical need for early diagnosis, access to treatment, and physiotherapy for people with Hemophili...Read more

  • Home Healthcare: The Missing Cog of Universal Healthcare

    Special |  News | 0 Comment | 08 Apr, 2019

    Health accessibility and affordability remain a crucial healthcare problem even in the 21st century. Therefore World Health Organisation chose “Universal Health Coverage” a...Read more

  • The Chronic Burden of Kidney Disorders in India

    Special |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2019

    With increasing life expectancy and prevalence of life style diseases, India has seen a significant increase in prevalence of Chronic Kidney Disease. It is currently one of the most commonl...Read more

  • The Most Screened NCD: Hypertension

    Special |  News | 0 Comment | 08 Mar, 2019

    According to recent reports, hypertension is now the most common non-communicable disease (NCD), which is screened across India in Health and Wellness Centres (HWCs) followed by diabetes an...Read more

  • Basel Area, Switzerland is the perfect location to do business in Europe

    Special |  Interviews | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2019

    What is the role of BaselArea.swiss and how do you support Indian companies? Paul Eschmann: BaselArea.swiss is north-western Switzerland’s joint initiative for innovation and ec...Read more

  • Cancer: A disease with increasing incidence and confusing trends

    Special |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2019

    World Cancer Day on 4 February every year provides the platform for the world to unite and raise awareness of cancer in a positive and inspiring way. 2019 marks the launch of the 3-year of...Read more

  • Industry reacts to Interim Budget 2019-20

    Special |  Features | 0 Comment | 01 Feb, 2019

    Creating a healthy India with distress-free and comprehensive wellness system for all is a laudable aim, which can be achieved by the widespread adoption of indigenously developed medical t...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019-Ashutosh Tiwari

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 31 Jan, 2019

    The last interim budget of the Modi Government is expected to give the much-needed push to the Indian healthcare industry that it has been yearning for. The rise in budgetary allocation for...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Anup Rau

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2019

    We believe irrespective of the budget, I would like the policy makers to consider the GST rates on Insurance policies. Our penetration continues to be extremely low and with a price sensiti...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Neerja Birla

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2019

    In the last couple of years, we have seen a lot of progress and positivity in our approach to mental healthcare. There has been an increase in the number of organizations (such as Mpow...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Tejas Khoday

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2019

    The Ayushman Bharat program was initiated to provide health insurance cover to almost 40% of India’s population, benefitting 100 million families with an aim to provide a coverage of ...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Ishiqa Multani

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2019

    The biggest challenge in the Indian Healthcare sector is the delivery model, especially in rural India. 2018 was the year of big promises, with the Indian government announcing “the w...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019-Amol Naikawadi

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2019

    NCDs are expected to comprise more than 75% of country’s disease by 2025. Early diagnosis and timely treatment of NCDs through preventive healthcare can be helpful in reducing the bur...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Dr. GSK Velu

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2019

    Central Government in the past two years is showing interest in the healthcare sector by launching Ayushmann Bharat and Medical Devices development council etc. We expect adequate fund allo...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Dr KK Aggarwal

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2019

    The union budget last year focused on the Ayushman Bharat Programme – the new flagship National Health Protection Scheme. This was aimed at providing a health insurance cover of Rs 5 ...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Akshay Verma

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2019

    There is a fitness crisis in our country. 1 in 3 Indians is medically unfit. And we need to fix this urgently. As part of our ongoing consultations with the Ministry of Finance, it is our r...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Dr. Manoj Luthra

    Special |  Views | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2019

    Over the last few years, the Indian healthcare sector has begun a major overhaul in order to attain the Prime Ministers goal of healthcare for all. Not only are government institutions invo...Read more