AHCA

AHCA: The Bad, The Good & The Flawed Criticism

The Republican Congress and Trump administration are working hard to pass their repeal and replace legislation – The American Health Care Act (AHCA). Without a doubt, true healthcare reform is desperately needed, but the...
Health care sector india

Health Sector in India: Perspective and Way Forward

The health sector in India is at the crossroads. This is partly due to an interesting relationship between development and health, which is known as the Preston Curve. In 1975, Samuel Preston showed that...
Orthopedic Implant

Multifunctional Surface Treatment for Orthopedic Implant

During last five decades, biomaterials have seen a rapid growth, due to its direct relation and impact on healthcare and advancements in the fabrication of synthetic biomaterials. The biomaterials market, including medical device and...
Orthopedic Implants

Emergence of nano-coated orthopedic implants

According to available data, the Indian orthopedic devices market is around Rs 2,400 crores and is expected to grow at around 20 % every year. And in the world, India is one of the...
weight loss

What are we missing in our weight loss battle?

Have you tried losing weight over and over again and not succeeded? Have you tried expensive diets with a nutritionist, lost weight only to gain it all back?  Have you spent money on supplements...
Orthopedic Innovation

Can Orthopedic Innovation be learnt?

Writing about medical innovation was a challenging experience. Innovation is defined as: ''change that creates a new dimension of performance'' . According to Michael Porter , ''innovation includes both improvements in technology and better...
Affordable Care Act: President Donald Trump meets with chief executives from health insurance companies.

Trump, Congress Will Find The Affordable Care Act Hard To Replace

Tuesday we heard the president say, “Tonight, I am also calling on this Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare with reforms that expand choice, increase access, lower costs and, at the same time, provide...

‘March for Science’ Organizer Says It’s About the Public, Not the Scientists

Scientists are no strangers to having their work questioned by lawmakers, and now they are fighting back. On April 22, scientists and their supporters will hold a March for Science to advocate for science...
Zika virus infographics

Zika virus continues its spread throughout the Americas and in tropical regions around the...

There is great urgency to understand Zika virus as it continues its spread throughout the Americas and in tropical regions around the globe. What do we actually know about its biology? And what basic...
SPORTS KNEE INJURY

Exclusive: Sports Medicine Sports Knee Injury

The knees can take a lot of punishment while playing sports or running, often resulting in knee ligament injuries. Around a fifth of knee injuries from playing sport affect the anterior cruciate ligament or ACL. A torn ACL can be painful and debilitating,...