Barbarians at the Gate

Barbarians at the Gate

September 13, 2019

By ADRIAN GROPPER, MD US healthcare is exceptional among rich economies. Exceptional in cost. Exceptional in disparities. Exceptional in the political power hospitals and other incumbents have amassed over decades of runaway healthcare exceptionalism.  The latest front in healthcare exceptionalism is over who profits from patient records. Parallel articles in the NYTimes and THCB frame […]

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Ayurvedic medicine

September 11, 2019

Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of medicine. It uses a wide range of treatments and techniques. There is no reliable evidence to support its use as a treatment for cancer. Summary Ayurvedic medicine uses a range of treatments and techniques Some techniques might help with the symptoms of cancer or its treatment Ayurvedic medicine […]

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A Global Response to a Global Threat

A Global Response to a Global Threat

September 9, 2019

The very word ‘pandemic’ conjures images of global disease and death. Educational campaigns highlighting the centennial of the 1918 Influenza pandemic are a jarring reminder that more than 50 million people died due to a previously unknown influenza strain against which very few people had immunity. However, few people today understand that every year over […]

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Why Medicare for All Will Not Cure What Ails the Hahnemann

Why Medicare for All Will Not Cure What Ails the Hahnemann

August 30, 2019

By ASEEM R. SHUKLA, MD The impending closure of Hahnemann University Hospital is a local tragedy.  Eliminating a 170-year old institution is certain to exaggerate the daily travails of the economically disadvantaged inner-city population that Hahnemann serves as a safety-net hospital.  The closure is also a national tragedy. Hospitals are the towering, visible monuments of […]

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Best Hospitals in the World

August 23, 2019

1. The Mayo Clinic The Rochester, Minnesota–based Mayo Clinic has provided patients with comprehensive medical care for over 150 years. Now with centers in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, as well as over 19 hospitals in five states, its health system serves more than 1.3 million people annually. But it’s the nonprofit’s peerless educational arm, including […]

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Best Pharma Companies in Bangalore

August 1, 2019

1. Medreich Medreich is a fully integrated pharmaceutical company with an established presence across the globe. The company is involved in the CMO & CDMO business of pharmaceutical preparations in various dosage forms catering to diverse Therapeutic categories.Medreich has an advanced state of the art Research and Development centre with proven scientific competence to develop […]

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What Is Allopathic Medicine?

July 14, 2019

“Allopathic medicine” is a term used for modern or mainstream medicine. Other names for allopathic medicine include: conventional medicine mainstream medicine Western medicine orthodox medicine biomedicine Allopathic medicine is also called allopathy. It’s a health system in which medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals are licensed to practice and treat symptoms and diseases. […]

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Common Homeopathic Medicines

June 27, 2019

Allium cepa (onion): Because it is known to cause tearing of the eyes and dripping of the nose, it is a frequent remedy for the common cold and hay fever, especially when there is a thin, watery, and burning nasal discharge that irritates the nostrils. Typically, the person’s symptoms are worse in a warm room and […]

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