Measles Outbreak in New York, US

New York City recently declared a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for mea…

Life Expectancy - World Health Statistics Overview 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released the World Health Statistics Overview 2019.

Addressing Undernutrition in India

There is decline in infant and under-five mortality rates in India along with a simultaneous increas…

Trade Margin Cap on Anti-Cancer Drugs

The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has imposed a trade margin cap on 42 non-schedu…

Climate Change and India's Nutritional Security

Climate change and global warming are increasingly posing risks to India's food and nutritional secu…

Addressing H1N1 Influenza Outbreak

With H1N1 now a seasonal flu strain, care workers and others at risk must be vaccinated.

Regulating drug prices

Out-of-pocket expenditure on health is higher in India and hence more needs to be done to make medic…

Understanding Zika

India should have a clear knowledge on Zika epidemiology before its next outbreak.

Promoting E-pharmacies

Entry of e-pharmacies will bring down the price of medicine for Indian patients.

Report on Magnitude of Substance Use in India

The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment recently released the 'Magnitude of Substance Use in In…
UPSC Admissions 2019