Gatsonis

Bringing evidence to health screening debates

Questions about health screenings -- Whether to screen? How often? At what age? At what cost? -- seem to readily breed conflicting opinions and public confusion. What's needed is rigorously produced evidence. That's where...

‘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...
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...
antimicrobial resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance : Coming Full Circle

The phenomenon of antimicrobial drugs resistance The most significant breakthrough of the medical sciences, antimicrobial drugs, the compounds used for growth inhibition of disease causing microrganisms, or for their killing, has started faltering. Many disease...
radiology

The growing Radiology market in India

Healthcare sector is seeing a sharp growth in many sectors, one of which is radiology. With emerging trends and technology, it is interesting to see the tremendous scope that this sector has to offer....

Prescribing Opioids To Seniors: It’s A Balancing Act

The national conversation about the opioid epidemic has mostly focused on young people who buy drugs illegally on the street. But the scrutiny of opioids has also changed the way doctors are prescribing medications...
health policy

Finally, A Health Policy For All Of India

On the heels of its landslide electoral victory, the government has taken the bold step of changing the narrative of development. In fact, it has shown that it is prioritizing critical social and development...
right to health

Right To Health Important: N. Murali

Says healthcare is poised to undergo great reforms Like right to education, right to health is equally important, N. Murali, co-chairman of The Hindu said. Taking part in the seventh anniversary of Thirumalai Mission Hospital (TMH),...
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,...
obamacare

Why Obamacare Is Still The Law Of The Land: Carl M. Cannon

The failure of the Republican Party to parlay its control of the White House and Congress into a repeal of Obamacare launched a predictable blame game in Washington. The Tea Party-inspired House Freedom Caucus,...