Lead Articles

July 10, 2016

Corrupt system or corrupt profession

The problem of corruption in healthcare is of a multidimensional nature. Corruption may be involved, for example, in construction of hospitals, purchase of instruments, supply of […]
June 24, 2016

Doctor’s Dilemma

While the doctor patient relationship is one of mutual trust and respect, many a times patients or their relatives take the kind doctor for a ride […]
June 24, 2016

Medicinal Terrorism is wide spread, Older people have to bear the brunt maximally

All age groups have become victims of medicinal terror in India, more so the the older people i e about 100 millions and is projected to […]
June 24, 2016

White poison

Health groups around the world are demanding sugar drinks manufacturers Coca-Cola and Pepsi to stop marketing sweetened beverages, citing growing disease burden. “Around two lakh deaths […]
June 5, 2016

Medical education needs overhauling!

Medical education in India is in doldrums with no uniformity in the entrance tests or examinations, highly deficient faculty in numbers and skills, lack of initiative […]
June 5, 2016

Socio-economics of Terminal illness!

Terminal illness is a disease that cannot be cured or adequately treated and that is reasonably expected to result in the death/disability of the patient within a short period […]