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Digital India – Breakthrough for innovative and effective teaching

The week kick started with the launch of Digital India Week.

Dr. Abhay Kumar, Chief Scientific Officer, Eureka Forbes Institute of Environment.

Maintain your body’s mineral balance with magnetized water

Water, which makes up over 70% of our body composition, is the most influential and vital component of our health, providing the body with the ability to maintain good health and prevent deterioration. However, this can only be achieved if the quality, content, and structure of the water meet the …


Demand for health care management professionals to grow 10 fold by 2020

As per the draft National Health Policy 2015, current health care segment in private sector stands at USD 40 billion and it is expected that the number would grow to USD 280 billion by 2020. A lions share would be in the hospital segment, as the health care is becoming …

How Technology is affecting healthcare

How technology has helped the healthcare industry

The Healthcare industry has witnessed a revolutionary change over the past decade. From the days of Ayurvedic medicine, the transformations undergone in health care have been significant. A key contributor to this transformation can be credited to the powerful tool of technology. In today’s world, technology has played a pivotal …


Healthcare is being profoundly affected by advances in technology:

Healthcare is being profoundly affected by advances in technology, and service providers must keep pace to remain relevant in the 21st century. The scope of these technologies is universal, with adaptability for specific needs. For example, emerging countries have a higher burden of poverty and sanitation-induced diseases, while developed countries …

The Art of Defensive medicine Techspirit

The Art of Defensive Medicine

Modern times have brought with it a wave of technological advancements that have strongly influenced art, science and the practice of medicine. The current trends in medical care, combined with medical sophistication and improved patient awareness have changed the clinical approach to treatment of patients. Clinicians often combine their clinical …


Technology and its potential to transform healthcare systems in India

In the Indian health sector, technology can play a transformative role. Technology can bring services closer to the community. Technology can expand the capacity of the health system to provide care. The citizens of India will benefit from an integrated health information system across all states. The intent of this …


Technology a boon for healthcare industry

Technology is a boon for healthcare industry. According to a report by Springboard Research, India has the fastest-growing health care IT market in Asia, with an expected growth rate of 25%, followed closely by China and Vietnam.  The Indian medical technology industry is forecast to grow to US$14 billion in …


Smoking and oral health

In spite of the growing awareness about the potential ill effects of smoking, it continues to be a major public health challenge world over. Of particular concern to a country like ours is the fact that a greater proportion of tobacco related deaths occur in developing countries rather than developed …

Dr. J Mathangi, Consultant, Radiation Oncologist, BGS Global Hospitals

Technological advances in treatment assures improved survival for cancer patients

With increased awareness and accessibility of screening techniques more women are diagnosed with early stages