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World Health Day 2022: PM Modi expresses gratitude towards health sector 

  • World Health Day - initiated by the World Health Organization (WHO), is celebrated every year on April 7.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 07, 2022 11:01 AM IST
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Inadequate responses from the health system to sexual and gender-based violence

  • Leena Menghaney is a lawyer and survivor who works with Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).
Efforts to introduce special procedures for survivors of child sexual abuse and laws to prevent sexual harassment at the workplace have taken shape.(Pixabay)
Efforts to introduce special procedures for survivors of child sexual abuse and laws to prevent sexual harassment at the workplace have taken shape.(Pixabay)
Published on Mar 08, 2022 02:32 PM IST
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Do our current health system challenges give us an opportunity to leapfrog?

  • The study has been authored by Nachiket Mor, a visiting scientist, The Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health, Tamil Nadu and Raghu Dharmaraju, president at AI & Robotics Technology Park (ARTPARK) at IISc and fellow, Lancet Citizen’s Commission on Reimagining India’s Health System. 
Over three lakh adults still die from tuberculosis each year in India, while in China, a country with an equally significant tuberculosis problem, annual death rates have been reduced to below 40,000. Simultaneously, the burden of chronic diseases like cancer, hypertension, and diabetes is rapidly rising across the country.
Over three lakh adults still die from tuberculosis each year in India, while in China, a country with an equally significant tuberculosis problem, annual death rates have been reduced to below 40,000. Simultaneously, the burden of chronic diseases like cancer, hypertension, and diabetes is rapidly rising across the country.
Published on Feb 01, 2022 05:05 PM IST
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