Recognising the early signs to take preventive steps

Raising the awareness bar on breast cancer detection techniques By: Dr. Mukta Mahajan India is experiencing an unprecedented rise in the number of breast cancer cases across all sections of society, accounting for 27% of all cancers in women, less than 10% of which are inherited. India also has far lower survival rates of 66.1% […]

Amanat Holdings assessing stake in VPS Healthcare

Amanat Holdings, an investment company with interests in healthcare and education, announced that it is assessing a potential acquisition of a strategic stake in the Middle East operations of VPS Healthcare. Established in 2007 and founded by Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil, VPS Healthcare is an integrated private healthcare service provider in the UAE with a growing foothold […]

Dr. Aashish Chaudhry, Managing Director, Aakash Healthcare thinks women are more head strong, tolerant

An Insight with Dr. Aashish Chaudhry, Managing Director, Aakash Healthcare By: Jayata Sharma From the originators of Aakash Institute, has come a hospital brand called Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital. As an institute coaching students to become medical practitioners, opening up a hospital was like a natural transition. A recent entrant into the Northern market […]

Dr. Sangita Reddy speaks on Ayushman Bharat’s Fast-Track Quality Certifications

With the launch of Ayushman Bharat, the landscape of Indian healthcare has seen a shift. The government is leaving no stone unturned to make this scheme a success. In fact, we may also say that the government is working on this in an almost ‘corporatised’ way. Professionalism & innovations, plus timelines and digitalisation are being […]

5 latest technologies that are changing the face of healthcare delivery

Healthcare industry is all set for a revolution in the new decade, the industry is flourishing with the advent of artificial intelligence and breakthrough innovations. However, making patient safety as the central scheme of things, regulatory authorities are also gearing up accordingly. Disruptive technologies are all set to change the face of modern healthcare and […]

Dubai’s Medical Tourism market growing steadily, says Dubai Health Authority

As per recent reports, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has informed that they have attracted 337,011 medical tourists in 2018 itself. The estimated value from these tourists maybe around Dh1.163 billion ($316.6 million). Orthopedics, sports medicine, dermatology and skin care, dentistry and fertility treatments, are leading the race here. The Health Tourism department is promoting […]