The State Of Community Based Rehabilitation And What Can Be Done

The population of India crossed the one billion mark a long time ago and with expanding population, comes issues of health. At present, the entire public health expenditure is about 30%. This includes both curative and preventive services along with other miscellaneous elements. When it comes to physiotherapy or community-based rehabilitation, the public of the

Some Bleak Stats Of New Mothers & Infants In India

As seen worldwide, India ranks pretty high when it comes to maternal and neonatal deaths. In this short piece, we take a look at some of the average statistics of the country. • It is estimated that every two seconds a new child is born in India, adding to the already exploding population of the

What Should Be Done For Maternity Services In Rural Areas?

The level of maternity care available to the women of rural areas is sorely lacking. It is high time that a look is taken and changes brought about in the field. In this short piece, we recommend some of the modification maternity services should get: • A rural hospital/centre that lacks a maternity ward should

What It Takes To Be Dermatologist In India?

Like any other specialised profession, dermatology also requires a set of minimum qualifications. For any individual, hoping to practice in this field, here are the steps you will have to follow: • First, you will have to pass the MBBS entrance exam. After which you will have to complete the five- and half-year degree. • Once