Browsing: Health

This section is a detailed listing of the various facets of staying healthy in Jammu and Kashmir. It has copies about the diseases, research, practitioners, the infrastructure and the economics of it. Exceptional individuals and institutions are profiled also.

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Swine Flu Days

Doctors in Kashmir think their experience of tackling swine flu a decade back will aid them in fighting Coronavirus, reports…

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Ambulance Chasing

A decade after National Health Mission sanctioned 416 ambulances for Jammu and Kashmir, the vehicles are yet to arrive, reports…

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Unmasked

For most of its history, Kashmir remained hidden behind multiple masks, literally and metaphorically. In wake of a looming Coronavirus…

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Kashmir’s Tehran Tension

As Kashmir’s historical Iran connection is being tested by the coronavirus spread, expert Kashmiri Iranians suggest against flying a few…

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Viral Fear

Kashmiris returning from Wuhan, the epicentre of coronavirus in China that has killed more than 2100 people, are quarantined in…

Health Mother Initiative Shafakat was moved to start a school for special children in Shehr-e-Khas by the plight of her autistic child, reports Umar Mukhtar
Mother Initiative

Shafakat was moved to start a school for special children in Shehr-e-Khas by the plight of her autistic child, reports…

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A Dream Painter

A Kashmiri family adopted an abandoned minor girl in Bangalore and brought her up for two decades. Now, restricted to…

Health Cancer cells shown here with lymphocytes.
Caught by Cancer

There is no single stop where one can get the exact details of the state and status of cancer in…

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Hospital Christmas

When Samreena Nazir joined the Christmas function of the small Christian community serving the Josh Bishop Memorial Hospital, it was…

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Saving Boukvat

Some doctors have joined hands to help the chronic kidney patients from the weaker sections and the effort is a…

Conflict Art Work by Malik Yasir
Mired Minds

The situation that emerged on August 5 has started taking a toll on the population’s mind-space. Sharing information reluctantly, psychiatrists…

Health Patients outside the Block A’s OPD section. KL Image by Shah Hilal
Rodents And Obstetrics

As South Kashmir’s main maternity hospital operates from a rundown building, the mothers and the new born have to co-exist…

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The Golden Card People

Despite the internet blockade, Jammu and Kashmir has utilized the golden card under Ayushman Bharat scheme to the best possible…

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