Lead Articles

April 3, 2015

W.H.O. guidelines on injection safety

Injections are one of the most common health-care procedures. Every year at least 16 billion injections are administered worldwide. The vast majority – around 90% – […]
April 2, 2015

Patient friendly OPD

Outpatient Department (OPD) is the place in a hospital where all patients visit for a wide range of consultations, treatment, diagnostic tests and day surgeries.  Long […]
April 2, 2015

Medical tourism in India

The Indian healthcare industry is growing rapidly and is expected to become a $280 billion (more than 17 lakh crore) industry by 2020. Rise in income […]
April 2, 2015

Medical education in India is at crossroads

Medical education in India has been reduced to cramming multiple choice questions, passing entrance tests and subsequent examinations by hook or crook, getting a degree or […]
April 2, 2015

Do’s and don’ts about food

See what you are eating Observe your present diet. What is it that you eat more? Are you consuming too many calories in your diet and […]
April 2, 2015

Ethical and affordable healthcare in India

Public hospitals have become victims of apathy, absenteeism and corruption thus denying competent, compassionate and accessible healthcare to the citizen. In private hospitals, services are unaffordable, […]