Health

So What Do Indians Do at the Gym, Really?

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.

A New Approach to Fighting Child Malnutrition in India

The Indian government has been trying to address this problem through its Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) program.

Rediscovering Yoga’s Soul

Are we just too conceited to admit that the practice can add a new dimension to our lives?

How Yoga Became a $27 Billion Industry

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.

Leveraging Entreprenurship For Health Care Delivery

70% of the health care infrastructure in India (doctors, beds, nurses, etc.) is concentrated in urban areas where 30% of the population lives.

Retail Chains Open Up India's Dental Market

The surest sign that dental chains are a rapidly growing area comes in the form of interest from the private equity industry.

Veganism Catches Fancy of Health Conscious Indians

there are many who are turning to veganism after suffering from a lifestyle disease or as a precautionary measure.

India Liberates True Innovation

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.

Family Physicians Make a Comback in India

The primary health care sector in India is around $39 billion in size but is highly fragmented.

Saffron's Royal Romance

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.

Indian Designer Baby Factory

“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.”

Can Telemedicine Alleviate India’s Health Care Problems

“There’s a huge, unmet health care need in our rural hinterlands. The challenge is to make health care affordable for the masses....”

Healthy Business

Will medical tourism be India’s next big industry?

Healthy Profits

The healthcare bill has Indian outsourcers salivating.

Healing With Desi Food

Health benefits of common herbs and spices in the Indian kitchen.

Prescriptions For Healthy Living

Say It With Vegetables

A to Z Guide To Natural Beauty

Everything you need to know about natural beauty products.

Inner-City Yoga

Shake hard and harder…. Thrust and move.… Stick it in now. Com’on faster and faster….

The Rediscovery Of The Kamasutra

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.

Is There A Doctor On The Race Course

When a healthcare temp agency contacted me saying they were looking for a doctor for a horse race my interest was aroused.

I’m Here, Mom

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.

The Top Indian Doctors In America

These physicians are best of the best in the profession.

A Step Out Of Orbit

He sounded almost gleeful as he announced “Mrs. Ramaswamy, what you have is Parkinson’s.”

The Dancing Surgeon

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

The Dark Secret

Nobody wants to talk about mental illness in the family.

Bitter Medicine

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

MRI Tourists

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

The Fading Generation

South Asians with family members suffering from terminal illness on the emotional trauma of seeing loved ones slowly wasting away before their eyes.

The Killer Belly

Many Indians have it. But do they know it's a possible death warrant?

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