Health and safety engineers work towards creating procedures and designing systems to prevent occupational health hazards and environmental damages. Tapan Wagle, director at TA&P EHS Consultants Pvt. Ltd., has a strong academic background. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Masters in Environmental Engineering and Advanced Diploma in Industrial Safety. He has worked in … Continue reading “Health, Safety and Environmental Engineering”
Dr. Bindu Menon, a Nellore based neurologist from Andhra Pradesh has revolutionized access to health care through her initiative ‘Neurology on Wheels’, India’s first and only medically equipped van that provides care to neurological patients. Dr. Menon’s project started in 2015 by visiting remote village sin Andhra Pradesh to spread awareness on issues like stroke, … Continue reading “Dr. Bindu Menon- Bringing Healthcare To The Underprivileged…Find Out!”
Healthcare consultants are members of the healthcare industry that exist with the purpose of maximization of the organization and efficiency of healthcare-related companies. Healthcare consultants regulate the functioning of the other members of the healthcare industry and try to understand where there are inadequacies and inefficiencies in the system and provide for possible suggestions and … Continue reading “Become A Healthcare Consultant: Increasing the Efficiency of Saving Lives!”
The immunization programme in India was launched in 1978 under the aegis of ‘Expanded Programme of Immunization’ (EPI) by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. However, even after several decades, the Programme was only able to successfully immunize only 65% of the children in India. On noticing the failure of the programme and the … Continue reading “Mission Indra Dhanush- Spearheading a healthier and disease free country.”
The Swachh Bharath Abhiyan or the Clean India Mission was launched by the Government of India in 2014 with the main objective of achieving a neat and clean society, whether it was in the form of personal hygiene or in the form of public cleanliness. In furtherance of this objective, Shree Bahoday, a student of … Continue reading “Automation and Digital Technology: Health and Cleanliness At Its Best!”
We are the generation of digital media. We consume information through digital forms. Food, transport, education, entertainment, health, etc. can also be done online. But what about exercise? Worry no more, because the internet has got that covered for you as well. WHAT IS A HEALTH TRACKER APP: A health tracker app for smartphones is … Continue reading “HEALTH TRACKING APPLICATIONS: A Step Towards Fast Ways Of Getting Our Health On Track!”
Facts about smoking: Smoking is a preventable cause of a severely fatal disease that claims over 4,80,000 deaths every year, as per the Centre for Disease Control (CDC), USA. This figure is for the United States alone. India constitutes 12% of smokers in the world. More than 10 million Indians die every year from diseases … Continue reading “Smoking – A slow poison: This is how smoking can slowly cause you death”
The word health defines as “a state of complete physical, mental and social welling and not merely the absence of disease,” according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). The word wellbeing is referred to as a positive rather than neutral state, framing health as a positive aspiration. Health and wellbeing are consistent with the biopsychosocial … Continue reading “Health and wellbeing: Heart works for us; let’s work for the heart now.”
Alzheimer’s disease destroys command centers in the brain that keep people awake. That finding could explain why the disease often brings daytime drowsiness. Sleep problems can precede dementia, including Alzheimer’s, sometimes by decades. But the new result, described online August 12 in Alzheimer’s & Dementia, suggests that disordered sleeping isn’t just an early harbinger of … Continue reading “Shocking!! Alzheimer’s Now Targets Brain Cells To Keep People Awake For A Longer Duration!”
Although we have lots of machines in a medical field for various purposes, but there manual work of checking the glucose level for each patients is still time cosuming. Addressing the same, a student have prepared this interesting model of automatic glucose Dispenser. Do watch the video to know how that works!
Artificial intelligence refers to the ability of computers or computer-controlled robots to perform tasks that normally a human is capable of.
Healthcare professionals need to be reminded that the individuals who voluntarily opt to be a part of any research or experiment are human subjects and not objects.