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.

Discourse
A Covid Spring

A year later when the economic forces are fighting to undo the impact Kashmir took in the last two years,…

Health
Vaccine Hesitancy

As Covid-19 vaccination gathers pace in Kashmir, a section of people are sounding cautious not knowing that sixty per cent…

Ecology
New Bird Flu

With people desperate for a vaccine to manage the Covid-19, a pandemic that has killed two million people worldwide, the…

Cover Story
Losing The Heart

The sudden death of reporter Mudasir Ali has not only spotlighted the stresses and insecurities in media but opened up…

Health
State of Health

The National Family Health Survey-5 that was released last week offers a clear improvement in the overall health of women…

Health
Cancer’s Covid-19 Overlap

Covid-19 scare jammed life and people started avoiding hospitals. What happened to cancer patients? Saima Bhat visited Kashmir’s major cancer…

Health
A Brave Battle

While putting up a brave fight against a life-threatening disease and even losing his wife to discord, a young man…

Business
Back to Cycling

Protracted lockdowns have increased sedentary lifestyle forcing the new generation to embrace cycling to manage part of the obesity load.…

Health
Unmasked, Literally

Refusal to follow safety protocols by the people and lax enforcement of the law by the administration is behind the…

Cover Story
Gasping For Breath

In the absence of treatment, the basic requirement for managing the Covid-19 cases is oxygen. As the existing infrastructure in…

Health
A Cancer Fighter

As the Coronavirus overwhelms the healthcare facilities in Kashmir, depriving seriously ailing non-Covid patients of a place for treatment, the…

Cover Story
The Plasma Plan 

In the absence of any treatment, the doctors in Kashmir are now using Convalescent Plasma Therapy to treat a certain…

Cover Story
CoviDepression

After losing nearly 300 and prevailing infection to more than 12,000 people, it is still too early to assess the…

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