New parents who share their childbirth experience on online forums and social media platforms like Facebook could be driving the rise in tokophobia, a terror of pregnancy and childbirth leading to more abortions or C-section requests.
Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) healthcare scheme to be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 25, will provide a cover of up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation.
Developing therapies that prevent the formation of ieAstrocytes (immediate early astrocytes) or reduce their activation levels in the brain could offer new approaches for treating neuroinflammatory and neurodegenerative diseases.
High-yield farming must be combined with mechanisms that limit agricultural expansion if they are to have any environmental benefit. These could include strict land-use zoning and restructured rural subsidies.
Foregoing aggressive treatment of low-risk prostate cancer in older patients, especially those with other health issues, could prevent harm due to treatment-related side effects, while also providing a savings to Medicare.