Alarming! 26.7 Crore Tobacco Users in India

As per the Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2017, there are 26.7 crore users of tobacco in India. 5,500 children initiate tobacco use every day.

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Tele-Medicine System to Strengthen Healthcare Services in India

Till date, the Indian Government has taken various steps to strengthen the telemedicine network to provide healthcare services in the country especially rural India.

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Genetic link to heart disease in Indian population

A team of Indian researchers have discovered that carriers of a set of genetic variants in the Chromogranin A (CHGA) gene called‘CHGA promoter haplotype2’ may be at higher risk for cardiovascular and metabolic disorders.

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