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Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana: In Less Than 3 Months, 6 Lakh People Avail Treatment Under the Programme

Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (Photo credit: PIB) In less than 90 days since the launch, more than 6 lakh people have received treatment under Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY). Launched on 23rd September by the Hon’ble Prime Minister from Ranchi, the scheme has provided secondary and tertiary care benefits worth… Read More »

Statistical Certainty: Less is More

By ANISH KOKA MD  The day after NBC releases a story on a ‘ground-breaking’ observational study demonstrating caramel macchiatas reduce the risk of death, everyone expects physicians to be experts on the subject. The truth is that most of us hope John Mandrola has written a smart blog on the topic so we know intelligent things to… Read More »

Emphasis Of The New Physical Activity Guidelines Is To Move More And Sit Less

The 2nd edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans provides advice and information on the amounts and types of physical activity for improving the health of various population groups. The emphasis of the recommendations is that moving more and sitting less will benefit just about everyone.[1] Recommendations: Preschool children aged 3 to 5 years… Read More »