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India’s Infant Mortality Rate Improves, But Still Lags Behind Much of Asia
June 15, 2022

India’s Infant Mortality Rate Improves, But Still Lags Behind Much of Asia

By Neeta Lal
There is still a wide disparity in health outcomes for children between rural and urban India.

Indian Hospitals Plead for Oxygen as Country Sets Virus Record
April 24, 2021

Indian Hospitals Plead for Oxygen as Country Sets Virus Record

By Neha Mehrotra and Ashok Sharma
Indian hospitals, especially in major cities, are running dangerously low on the oxygen needed to care for COVID-19 patients.
The Fight at the Front: Securing Rights for India’s Rural Health ‘Volunteers’
February 12, 2021

The Fight at the Front: Securing Rights for India’s Rural Health ‘Volunteers’

By Ayesha Pattnaik
ASHA and Anganwadi workers play an extremely important role in India’s villages. Its time they are recognized as such.

India Says It May Approve Vaccine in Weeks, Outlines Plan
December 09, 2020

India Says It May Approve Vaccine in Weeks, Outlines Plan

By Associated Press
Three vaccine companies have applied for early approval in India.

India’s Ailing Health Sector
June 12, 2019

India’s Ailing Health Sector

By Neeta Lal
Poor quality (yet expensive) healthcare is becoming a national crisis for India.

Tuberculosis: India’s Silent Epidemic
April 17, 2019

Tuberculosis: India’s Silent Epidemic

By Siddharthya Roy and Sayan Ghosh
As of 2018, India is home to the world’s largest number of patients suffering from tuberculosis.

India’s Miracle Train: A Journey Like None Other
December 08, 2018

India’s Miracle Train: A Journey Like None Other

By Amruta Khandekar
The world’s first hospital-on-rails has certainly been a monumental source of inspiration.
Can India's New Healthcare Scheme Work?
October 18, 2018

Can India's New Healthcare Scheme Work?

By K.S. Venkatachalam
The newly launched flagship Health Protection Mission can become a game changer for India’s healthcare services.

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