‘Not All COVID-19 Patients Need Antivirals. New Drugs For Restricted Use At Physicians’ Discretion’

Mumbai: The number of novel coronavirus infections continues to rise across the country, with some c...

‘India Spent 1% Of GDP On Public Health For 15 Years. Result Is Vulnerability To Crises’

New Delhi: With the COVID-19 contagion raging across the country, India’s public health sector has...

Critical COVID-19 Care In Chennai’s Hospitals ‘Maximally Stretched’

Mumbai: The city of Chennai has gone back into lockdown from June 19-30, the first major city in Ind...

Children With Cancer Must Contend With COVID-19

New Delhi: Vinod Sharma will never forget the night of July 24, 2019, when he and his wife hastily l...

India Does Not Test Healthcare Workers Regularly, Putting Them And Patients At Risk

Jaipur: Rashmi (name changed), a nurse at Mumbai’s King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital, tested pos...

How Healthcare Became Unaffordable For Non-COVID Patients During The Pandemic

New Delhi: Tanvi Vij, 22, has spinal muscular atrophy type II, a genetic disease that has left her c...

How India Could Fill In The Blanks On Excess Mortality

Chennai: India’s officially recorded deaths have always been problematic, even before the COVID-19...

‘Lifting Lockdown Made It Seem All’s Hunky-Dory. We’re Seeing Consequences Now’

Mumbai: The capital city of India, New Delhi, seems to be heading towards becoming the coronavirus c...

As Indians Step Out To Work, Some Precautions You Could Take

Mumbai: India is easing lockdown restrictions in phases, with some restrictions set to continue till...

PPE Priced High In Private Hospitals, While Public Hospitals Face Shortage

New Delhi: Saima Furqan’s 60-year-old uncle was admitted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi with C...