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...
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...
family planning

Time for men to stand up and be counted

The government adds injectable contraceptives to the bouquet of choices, but the worry is that data suggest the onus of family planning rests solely on women In an attempt to offer a bouquet of choices...
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...
Chuck Duarte on Affordable Care Act

Nevada Depends On Affordable Care Act

Congress is quickly moving to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – referred to as “Obamacare.” There may be problems with the ACA, but gutting it entirely without a well-conceived replacement plan will throw...
affordable care act helped many

Affordable Care Act Has Helped Many

I recently went to a health care forum hosted at the Southern Tier Independence Center. I heard story after story of people whose lives were literally saved by the Affordable Care Act, people who avoided...
Philadelphia Affordable Care Act

Don’t Repeal Affordable Care Act

Approximately 800 people rallied in Philadelphia on Feb. 25, in support of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as Obamacare. Doctors, nurses and other health professionals talked about how their patients would suffer without...
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...
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...
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....