Socially conservative India is attracting a stream of Americans and Europeans looking for sex reassignment surgeries. Hospitals are providing everything from world class service to post op sightseeing visits to the Taj Mahal.
The talk in champagne circles that ranged from botoxed bosoms to derma fillers, has quietly morphed to mindful massages and the benefits of Ayurveda.
As a new generation of millennial Indians reinforced the concept of healthy, there has been a growing desire to bring back the simple, unadulterated techniques of the past.
Chennai, Mumbai, Andhra Pradesh and Delhi-NCR are the most favored medical tourism destinations for foreigners who avail treatments in India.
The Paleolithic, caveman or Stone Age diet — until now a purely Western phenomenon — is fast catching up with the weight-loss crazy young Indians
It is important to detect early signs of mild cognitive impairment which can be a red flag for onset of dementia.
Although there is nothing wrong in checking your symptoms or trying to find more about your illness on the internet, they say that one should know where to stop.
Increasingly, yoga also allows people to tell new stories about themselves and how they fit in a globalizing present.
The Indian pharmaceutical industry accounts for 8 percent of global production and nearly 20 percent of the world’s generic supply.
The key to overcome death anxiety lies in cleansing out the “negative energy” that one has accumulated over the years.
New data on payments from drug and device companies to doctors show that many doctors received payments on 100 or more days last year. Some received payments on more days than they didn’t.
Social media can play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between doctor and patients.
Though Nestle has challenged the findings in court, it has taken a $45 million hit to withdraw and destroy the noodles.
There are some folks who try their best to train in the area where a hot girl is working out. Some are brave enough to surpass their heroism and try to ask her number to try to get a date.
The Indian government has been trying to address this problem through its Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) program.
Are we just too conceited to admit that the practice can add a new dimension to our lives?
Perhaps inevitably, yoga’s journey from ancient spiritual practice to big business and premium lifestyle has some devotees worrying that something has been lost along the way.
70% of the health care infrastructure in India (doctors, beds, nurses, etc.) is concentrated in urban areas where 30% of the population lives.
The surest sign that dental chains are a rapidly growing area comes in the form of interest from the private equity industry.
there are many who are turning to veganism after suffering from a lifestyle disease or as a precautionary measure.
The fact is that the Indian Supreme Court is not rejecting the idea of patenting drugs. What it is repudiating is the attempt by pharmaceutical giants to use legal loopholes to extend the life of patents that have already expired.
The primary health care sector in India is around $39 billion in size but is highly fragmented.
At each blooming, the neighing of Yusuf’s horse and the wailing songs of Habba Khatoun are said to come to life in the Pampore highlands, according to locals.
“Earlier it was a form of colonization, but now studies show the numbers are divided equally — 50 percent of surrogate babies are born to rich Indian parents and 50 percent to foreigners by Indian surrogates.”
“There’s a huge, unmet health care need in our rural hinterlands. The challenge is to make health care affordable for the masses....”
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Kamasutra is not a book on positions in sexual intercourse. It is a book about the art of living -- about finding a partner, maintaining power in marriage, committing adultery, living as or with a courtesan, using drugs -- and also about the positions in sexual intercourse.
When a healthcare temp agency contacted me saying they were looking for a doctor for a horse race my interest was aroused.
I understand the game we’re playing. It’s how we keep from talking about the present, trading stories about when I was 10 years old and she was still whole.
These physicians are best of the best in the profession.
He sounded almost gleeful as he announced “Mrs. Ramaswamy, what you have is Parkinson’s.”
He is as dramatic as they come and a delight for journalists looking for good copy. And not without reason. He showers you with quotable
Nobody wants to talk about mental illness in the family.
Even though the community boasts per capita 33 times as many physicians than the national average, almost a quarter of all Indian Americans lack health
Today's new intrepid travelers to India are not headed for the Taj Mahal or the burning ghats of Benares, but for some of the country's