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October 10, 2018 – 3:41 pm

We have decided to make a documentary movie on the deception played by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
1. To narrate how AAP has betrayed the country by double standards. It termed the movement as 2nd freedom …

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स्वास्थ्य सेवा की सुध लेने का समय

March 18, 2015 – 12:57 am
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सरकार को चाहिए कि खुद स्वास्थ्य केंद्रों के संचालन की बजाय वह स्वास्थ्य बीमा का दायरा विस्तृत करे। मजबूत कानून तथा मापदंडों के चलते यदि स्वास्थ्य बीमा का व्यापक विस्तार हो, तो जनता सरकारी या …

Universal Health Insurance in India: A way to go forward

March 17, 2015 – 11:43 pm

Time has come that India catches up with an alternative model of allocating resources and funding to its public health programs and provide health insurance to its citizens.

My take on how Government-sponsored health care schemes can …

Providing effective health cover

March 17, 2015 – 11:13 pm
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My piece published on March 17, 2015 in ‘The Pioneer’ on why the Government instead of  running its own health facilities, should consider providing health insurance to its citizens: Providing effective health cover
To read the full …

Universal healthcare for India

March 16, 2015 – 12:37 pm

 The Pioneer dated March 10, 2015  published my analysis of the basic health care delivery models that are prevalent in the world and how India can improve its healthcare system: Universal healthcare for India
To read the article …

Healthcare challenges to new government in Delhi

February 24, 2015 – 4:56 am

Delhi’s crumbling health care system needs overhaul and some out of the box ideas.While, increasing budgetary spending on health will definitely help, there could be several other ways to meet the need.
My piece in Indian …

Rosy scene of Polio eradication in India

October 24, 2014 – 12:00 pm

October 24: Today is World Polio Day. Today marks the duration of India being polio-free since three consecutive years. It is, indeed, a historic day for our country!
In India, the oral polio vaccine was introduced in …


July 31, 2014 – 11:55 pm

Euthanasia = Good death!
I had penned down this article on Euthanasia which appeared in the Times of India news paper on July 28, 2014.
To read, please click at the Link. 

Vegetarianism and Balanced Diet

November 18, 2007 – 4:36 pm

There are some concerns as to how to obtain a wholesome diet if someone is a vegetarian.I will consider a few points here.1. Proteins from animal sources (meat, chicken) have a high biological value (B …

Eagle Barrett Syndrome

February 6, 2007 – 11:58 pm

1. Prune Belly syndrome is also called Eagle Barrett Syndrome. Main features: hypoplasia of abdominal musculature, cryptorchidism.
2. HIDA Scan:
A HIDA scan is an imaging test used to examine the gallbladder and the ducts leading into …

Indications of GH

February 2, 2007 – 1:15 am

Indications for GH therapy:
A] GH- deficiency
B] Non- GH-deficient conditions:1. SGA (small for gestational age)2. Ch renal failure3. Turner syndrome, Prader- Willi4. Idiopathic short stature: most controversial
Side effects of GH:1. Pseudo-tumor cerebri2. arthralgia, myalgia3. rash4. Hypothyroidism5. …