Archive for 2019

  • April 29, 2019

    SDG3 has...

    After all, the targets in SDG3 would carry greater weight, if patients didn’t have to rely on doctors or healthcare providers who are regulated by informal relationships guided by friendship or family or second opinions.  The need for better health care compliance is a pressing and growing need.

  • April 29, 2019

    Achieving SDG...

    Achieving the World Health Assembly’s Global Nutrition Target of a 40% decline in the number of stunted children under 5 years by 2025 is challenging indeed. However, the adoption of a systematic and multi-sectoral approach, with a particular focus on scaling-up evidence-based interventions for tackling malnutrition in Asia and Africa, can...

  • April 29, 2019

    Achieving the...

    While investing in other forms of transportation particularly the rail network is necessary, in the short term, the government’s new initiative of drone technology for health delivery may offer rapid assistance to enhance post-crash care.

  • April 29, 2019

    Non-Communicable Diseases,...

    How policy inertia and a gender bias resulted in a failure to create an inclusive, ‘health-promoting framework’ that will help India achieve its SDG Goals.

  • April 26, 2019

    Poverty and...

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  • April 26, 2019

    Maternal mental...