Interview
Fetal surgeries can help save children from lifelong deformities and illness: Dr Mohan Abraham

Dr Mohan Abraham is a noted pediatric surgeon at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. He talks about his recent cases

    2018/07/25
The Beijing strain is the most commonly found strain in Asia, including India: Dr Sarah Dunstan

Dr Sarah Dunstan, a senior research fellow at Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Melbourne, talks about her latest study on tuberculosis, and how it is going to help develop new strategies to diagnose and treat the deadly disease

    2018/07/11
Personalised medicine can help India fight burgeoning incidence of cancer: Prof Justin Stebbing

Justin Stebbing, professor, cancer medicine and oncology at Imperial College, London, talks about how genetics and immunotherapy can revolutionise cancer care

    2018/05/27
Lassa fever is similar to Ebola and can spread human-to-human: Atanu Basu

Prof Atanu Basu, a noted virologist, talks about Lassa fever, which is emerging as next health challenge in Africa after Ebola, its symptoms and if India is at risk.

    2018/04/23
Underprivileged people should be given low-cost diabetes treatment: Dr Anoop Misra

Diabetes and hypertension are the two most common causes of chronic kidney disease. Dr Anoop Misra, a leading diabetologist, talks about what one can do to protect one's kidneys from the irreversible damage

    2018/03/08
India requires newer drugs and diagnostic tools to tackle extra-pulmonary TB: Dr Rajesh Gokhale

Dr Rajesh Gokhale, former director, IGIB, talks about his research, the growing burden of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis and how India can eliminate tuberculosis by 2025.

    2018/02/14
Developing body's immunity is the way to fight drug resistant infections: Prof Sharon Lewin

Professor Sharon Lewin, director, Doherty Institute for Immunity and Infection, Melbourne talks about drug resistance, the challenges doctors face because of that and the ways to combat it.

    2018/01/28
India needs more multi-specialty children's hospitals: Dr Praveen Khilnani

Dr Praveen Khilnani, a pediatric intensivist and clinical director, Rainbow hospital, Delhi, talks about the idea behind setting up a children's hospital in the capital and the challenges the doctors face while treating children

    2018/01/07
Herbal formulations should undergo a thorough validation process to find global acceptance: Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma, director, Sanat, a company which makes a range of Ayurvedic and naturopathy products talks about the importance of validating  medicines through a strict regulatory mechanism and how to make Ayurveda a mainstream medicine

    2017/12/29
Psychological counselling is the most important aspect of sex reassignment surgery: Nitasha Biswas

Nitasha Biswas, the first winner of Ms Transqueen India 2017, a pan India title, talks about  her life, love, motherhood and what winning the title means...

    2017/12/21
I lost and found myself in pursuit of happiness

I sat down in a corner, and my every activity from morning till evening flashed before my eyes. I felt vulnerable, weak. What had I been doing all these years? I asked mys....

Fetal surgeries can help save children from lifelong deformities and illness: Dr Mohan Abraham

Dr Mohan Abraham is a noted pediatric surgeon at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. He talks about his recent cases ....

This robot-assisted digital 360 degree breast thermography device may help detect breast cancer at an early stage

The new device might address all three inhibitions a woman generally have while going for a regular breast cancer screening....

Diabetes, heart disease and stroke may co-occur

Researchers say that diabetes, heart disease, and stroke may progress from one to another sequentially through the life course. That means there is ....

The event will bring together individuals, public, private and civil society members who have been involved in the design and implementation of health care i...