Lead Articles

January 15, 2016

Family doctor concept needs to be revived

The credibility of medical care is gradually losing its ground and it is being considered to be replaced by the holistic concept, which concentrates on the wellbeing […]
December 18, 2015

Treating the patient or disease?

It is a goal of good medicine to alleviate suffering and not simply cure disease. Listening and understanding are necessary clinical skills. By becoming too emotionally […]
December 12, 2015

Abuse of antibiotics can be deadly

Doctors and patients are abusing antibiotics with impunity. In fact antibiotics and steroids which are two groups of life saving drugs are often used as ‘killer […]
November 28, 2015

Family Planning and development :A scheme so essential, totally pushed under the carpet

Today India has 1.30 billion mouths to eat and it is set to become the most populous country by 2028. All services and amenities created are […]
November 28, 2015

How hospitals fleece patients : Kickbacks and bribes are forced on the unwilling doctors as well!

. Eminent citizens across India are unified in their opinion that corporate hospitals, diagnostic & imaging centres, pharmaceutical and equipment suppliers play a key role in […]
October 31, 2015

Ailing Public health in India

Experts have made several key recommendations from time to time to improve public health in India. Health as a subject and its spending are given a […]