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Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Opinion News

  • How startups are solving challenges plaguing Indian healthcare

    Opinion |  Views | By Siraj Dhanani | 0 Comment | 27 May, 2019

    India is poised to be the world’s 3rd largest economy by 2030, according to Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg. While India has witnessed strong economic growth in recent...Read more

  • Five top technologies advancing personalized health

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 09 May, 2019

    Technology is increasing the control that individuals have over their health, giving patients and physicians earlier insights and innovative treatment options. Compass looks at fi...Read more

  • About 10.8% of all deaths in India are due to hypertension and its complications

    Opinion |  News | 0 Comment | 11 Apr, 2019

    Hypertension is defined as blood pressure that is constantly higher than the recommended level of 140/90 mm Hg. Due to lack of symptoms, this condition gets detected only years after the ac...Read more

  • Health experts come together this World Tuberculosis Day to wage war against the disease

    Opinion |  News | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2019

    With 17.7% of the world’s total population, India is home to 27% of the tuberculosis (TB) patients in the world. Monumental efforts have been undertaken by the government since 1997 t...Read more

  • Doctors should study Public Health

    Opinion |  Features | By Dr. Satesh Bidaisee | 0 Comment | 20 Mar, 2019

    Doctors do a lot of good for our society, but they could stand to learn a thing or two. In fact, many physicians would benefit from a broader understanding of public health. Public health ...Read more

  • Industry reacts to Interim Budget 2019-20

    Opinion |  News | 0 Comment | 01 Feb, 2019

    Interim Budget 2019-20 has been presented in the Parliament by the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways & Coal, Piyush Goyal. He said through the world’s large...Read more

  • Healthcare Industry expectations from Budget 2019

    Opinion |  Features | 1 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    BioSpectrum connected with healthcare experts to find out about their expectations from the upcoming budget 2019.   As a country, we need to substantially increase our Healthcar...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Dr. Somesh Mittal

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    This year, I expect the Government introduce measures in order to improve the quality of healthcare and make it more affordable. For example, introduction of Artificial Intelligence facilit...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Abhi Gholap

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    The concept of ‘Make in India’ by the Government was much admired initiative, but now they should also initiate ‘Make in India and Use in India’ a Must effort too. S...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Manish Sacheti

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    Healthcare services should be made "zero-rated" under GST provisions instead of being exempted such that the cost of inputs throughout the industry can further be reduced by claiming refund...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Shreeraj Deshpande

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    The Union Budget 2019-20 holds many expectations even as India's domestic economy is going through a critical phase of growth. Each year during the pre-Budget time, the Indi...Read more

  • Expectations from Budget 2019- Dr. BS Ajaikumar

    Opinion |  Views | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2019

    As a country, we need to substantially increase our Healthcare budgets. Our per person average healthcare spend is 85$ which is amongst the lowest if compared to other countries. ...Read more

  • 'Genetic testing will take center stage in 2019,' opines Mr. Amol Naikawadi

    Opinion |  Features | 0 Comment | 31 Dec, 2018

    As the year 2018 comes to an end, Indus Health Plus, a pioneer in the preventive healthcare sector shares its view on a year that was and the upcoming year 2019. Mr. Amol Naikawadi, Joint ...Read more

  • Year ahead expectation quote- Healthcare Industry

    Opinion |  Features | By Mr. Arindam Haldar, CEO- SRL Diagnostics | 0 Comment | 31 Dec, 2018

    “When it comes to the year ahead the healthcare fraternity’s expectations encompass new technology, investment, health programmes and public-private partnership. For diagnostic ...Read more

  • 'Top 11 Healthcare Predictions for 2019'

    Opinion |  Views | By Mr. Amit Sharma, CEO, eExpedise  | 0 Comment | 28 Dec, 2018

    Increased in Quantified Self: More and more people will be opting for the preventive care and opting for health monitoring mechanisms such as health apps and wearables and monitor th...Read more

  • The way forward for Healthcare sector in India

    Opinion |  Features | By Dr. Alok Roy | 1 Comment | 17 Dec, 2018

    As an experienced practitioner of medicine and a seasoned healthcare administrator, I have been keenly observing the change in the levels of awareness among the general public regarding hea...Read more

  • Embracing a big data revolution in medicine

    Opinion |  Features | By Badhri Srinivasan | 0 Comment | 05 Dec, 2018

    Like many other industries, healthcare is on the precipice of massive transformation due to the influx of new, emerging technologies. Many, including myself, see this change as an incredibl...Read more

  • Celebrating World Heart Day with the Experts!

    Opinion |  Features | 0 Comment | 29 Sep, 2018

    Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have now become the leading cause of mortality in India. A quarter of all mortality is attributable to CVD. Ischemic heart disease and stroke are the predomin...Read more