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Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more than 2,000 primary health centers in India were operated without a doctor and more than 5,000 have no pharmacist.

by · Wednesday, 5 October 2016 · India

India’s sterilisation camps must give way to proper family planning | Shree Venkatram

A target-driven mindset and a disregard for female life mean the country’s birth control drive has been tainted by tragedyIt is one of the worst medical disasters in India’s history. Following a simple procedure called laparoscopic tubectomy carried ou…

by · Saturday, 22 November 2014 · India