Our world is indeed so fascinating, where mankind is in possession of a predictable lethal power to annihilate fellow citizens of any country or countries – just in minutes or hours or days, as it would decide. Whereas, any sudden … Continue reading
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Higher The Healthcare Spend, Better The Healthcare Performance: A Myth?
It is generally believed, higher the per-capita expenditure of healthcare, better is the overall ‘healthcare performance’ of a nation. However, this myth has recently been busted by a new study, the take-home message of which would be quite relevant for … Continue reading
Pioglitazone Conundrum: Should The Drug Regulator Step Over The Line?
Recent order of the Indian drug regulator to withdraw all formulations of the well known, yet controversial, anti-diabetic drug – Pioglitazone from the domestic market has created a flutter in the country, ruffling many feathers at the same time. Withdrawal … Continue reading
The top 10 environment polluters of the world should now transform themselves into the top 10 saviours of the world from the disaster of Climate Change
Global awareness dawned early: After World War the second, various types of atmospheric pollution started drawing increasing public attention in the western world, both in the USA and Europe. In Europe, the incidence of London’s ‘Great Smog’ in 1952 initiated the process … Continue reading
Recent global meet on climate change in Copenhagen: what were achieved and what were not.
Long before the commencement of Copenhagen climate change meet, many from all over the world started talking passionately about the “dangerous climate change”, which as we know deals with the issue of increase of global temperature of 2 degrees Celsius (2C) … Continue reading