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Medical Devices

How Dispovan Insulin Pen Needle By HMD Healthcare Changed Lives Of Diabetic Patients

May 25, 2021

The incidence of diabetes has seen an alarming increase in recent decades worldwide, with the World Health Organization (WHO) estimating that the disease was directly responsible for 1.5 million deaths in 2019 alone.

How Lack Of Immediate Medical Support Led To My Uncle's Death

Jan 10, 2020 Viren Kalra

The ground reality of the state of Emergency Response System in India is shocking. Even at one of the busiest public beaches in Goa, speedy medical assistance was not available.


Medical Startup Seeks Incentives For Healthcare Sector In Budget 2019

The government should provide 'incentives for setting up hospitals in smaller towns and cities' in this year's budget, LetsMD Founder and CEO Nivesh Khandelwal said.

First Baby Born Via Womb Transplant From Deceased Donor

Dec 05, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The report shows that uterus transplants from deceased donors are feasible and may open access for all women with uterine infertility, without the need for live donors.


Tying Ayush With Modern Medicine Will Harm Patient Safety: Healthcare Association

Ayush refers to Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy.

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04 October, 2017

US Increases Pressure On Modi Govt, Asking Not To Extend Price Caps On Medical Devices

Outlook Web Bureau

This comes after the Narendra Modi government has slashed prices of medical devices such as knee implants and heart stents by up to 75% in recent months.



05 August, 2017

Hospitals, Importers Take Home Upto 450 Percent Profit On Implants, Reveals Govt. Data

Arushi Bedi

Outlook previously detailed the unscrupulous ways in which medical device manufacturing companies and hospitals fleece patients into getting expensive surgeries and transplants to make money


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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