Health

  • Little India Desk |August 7, 2018

    Top Doctor at NHS England Resigns Over Controversial Online Comments

    Dr Arvind Madan quit as NHS England's Director of Primary Care after more than 8,000 GPs across the country called for his resignation.

  • Dilpreet Kaur |July 28, 2018

    Unfair Enough

    The appeal of fair skin among people of color.

  • Japan News-Yomiuri |July 26, 2018

    Japan, India to Train Trauma Surgeons

    Increase in traffic accidents prompts Japan, India to plan establishment of emergency medical center specializing in trauma surgery...

  • Seema Jayachandran |July 16, 2018

    Think Positive, Climb Out of Poverty? It Just Might Work

    While poverty can induce hopelessness, setting off a vicious cycle, modest interventions that instill a sense of hope can sometimes lead to remarkable improvements, recent research shows.

  • Little India Desk |July 8, 2018

    Almost 70% Women in North India Likely to Have Vitamin D Deficiency: Report

    About 70 percent women in north India have vitamin D deficiency, making them prone to developing Type 2 diabetes, according to a study.

  • Ari Altstedter |July 6, 2018

    The Startups Waging War Against Superbugs

    India has few weapons to fight infection after years of poorly controlled antibiotic use in humans and animals.

  • Sofia Anjuman Ali |July 5, 2018

    When Their Mom Fell Ill Far Away, These Immigrant Siblings Faced a Crisis

    Many immigrants and U.S. citizens are trying to balance their lives here with taking care of family members struggling with life-threatening diseases in our home countries.