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.

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…

Discourse OPD at SMHS
Doc, Heal Thyself

The health givers are messiahs in their own right because they help people to live longer, reduce their pain and…

Books
Those Cholera Carnage’s

Unlike many other epidemics, the Cholera has been Kashmir’s resident killer for most of the nineteenth century when the bacteria…

Health OPD at SMHS
Treating Virtually

With most of the state-run healthcare preoccupied with the Covid-19 and the virus scare preventing people from visiting doctors, a…

Health
The Covid Collateral

While the entire focus is on preventing Covid-19 related fatalities, people are silently dying from treatable medical conditions and also…

Health
Sleeping Shangus

An abrupt detection of a series of Covid-19 infections down-south led authorities to strictly impose restrictions. Umar Khurshid spent a…

Health
In Red Zone

After the initial shock at their area being sequestered for possibly being infested with Coronavirus, it is life as usual…

Health
Seasonal Flu Blues

The Covid-19 like symptoms of a normal cold are giving people sleepless nights days ahead of the poplar pollen infection,…

Health
The Quarantined Life

One of the priority operations of the government was to ensure the people flying from diverse destinations home, stay isolated…

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