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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Family Forgetfulness

Many men and women admitted to Kashmir’s only mental hospital were forgotten by their families after they got well. Zeenish…

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Body Explorer

Raised in a modest Eidgah family, when a bookish boy and a compulsive writer, got opportunity to prove his capacities,…

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An Elusive Ambulance

The government spends billions on social service delivery system but GMCs associated hospitals have one critical care ambulance and SKIMS…

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Lineage of Dissent

A series of studies commissioned to understand various genetic disorders revealed stunning realities that genetically Kashmir gene pool is hugely…

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Obsession, A Compulsion!

A vast section of the population are victims of a psychological disorder that threatens lives and livelihoods but are rarely…

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Antibiotic Apocalypse

by Raees ul Hamid Paul   Striking a cautionary note at the end of his Noble speech on December 11, 1945,…

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Cancer Crisis

While the number of cancer patient has phenomenally increased, the management system within the health sector is sluggish in adopting…

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Mirror Haters

An autoimmune disease that leads patches of skin to lose their pigment shows first in body parts exposed to the…

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Swine Scare

In anticipation of bone-chilling winter, the people have started felling victim to the scare that HINI is around. Saima Bhat reports…

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Lone Survivor

Once it was the most crowded place for patients seeking remedy. As the English system of medicine, overtook the traditional…

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Murdered Motherhood?

Lack of facilities and staff in state run hospitals is putting the lives of Kashmir’s mothers and their babies in…

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Malwan’s Braid Choppers

Mysterious hair cutting incidents started in central India early this year and literally followed the road to Kashmir. Restricted to…

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