Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Home Tags Health care

Tag: health care

Social Robots in Healthcare: Pioneering Trials

Explore the groundbreaking trials of AI robots in healthcare, where androids demonstrate their ability to answer patient queries, perform tasks, and enhance the overall patient experience. Could these "social robots" be the future of patient care?

India’s Healthcare Dilemma: Deficit in Infrastructure

India has a deficit of 2 billion square feet of healthcare space to accommodate the burgeoning population of 1.42 billion. The estimated requirement for additional beds, aiming for a recommended ratio of 3 beds per 1000 people, stands at a substantial 2.4 million beds, according to report by Knight Frank and Berkadia.

Stress-Relieving Wonders of Ashwagandha Tea

In the relentless pace of contemporary life, Laden with adaptogens and sedative properties, this herbal elixir aids in lowering cortisol levels, balancing moods, and fostering overall well-being—empowering individuals to confront stress and anxiety with resilience.

WHO Releases Key Regulatory Considerations for AI in Healthcare

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a comprehensive publication outlining essential regulatory considerations for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare. This guidance underscores the significance of ensuring the safety and efficacy of AI systems, expediting their availability to those in need, and fostering collaboration among stakeholders, including developers, regulators, healthcare professionals, manufacturers, and patients.

Unhealthy Snacking Habits Put Health at Risk

About 25 percent of people are negating the benefits of nutritious meals by indulging in detrimental snacks, significantly impacting their blood sugar...

Integration of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: Addressing Physician Preparedness

As artificial intelligence, exemplified by tools like ChatGPT, becomes increasingly woven into everyday scenarios, medical professionals are witnessing the integration of these technologies into their clinical practice. Clinical Decision Support (CDS) algorithms are emerging as valuable aids for guiding healthcare providers in making crucial decisions regarding the diagnosis and treatment of prevalent medical conditions. These algorithms have the potential to assist doctors in determining appropriate courses of action, such as prescribing antibiotics or advising on high-risk surgeries.

Systemic Racism Faced by African Descent Women

A UNFPA report reveals the systemic racial abuse experienced by women and girls of African descent in healthcare systems globally, increasing their risk of maternal mortality. The mistreatment includes verbal and physical abuse, denial of quality care, and refusal of pain relief. The report emphasizes that justice and equality can only be achieved by addressing the mistreatment and providing respectful and compassionate care to Afro descendent women. It calls for the collection of robust health data by race and ethnicity, the elimination of racist ideology in medical training, and the establishment of policies to end abuse and mistreatment.

Digital  Tech Leads To Dynamic Transformation In Healthcare

Digital influence and technological intervention are breaking barriers in the Indian healthcare industry, leading to a dynamic transformation.

Rising Burden Of Non – Communicable Diseases In India

India is experiencing a rapid health transition with a rising burden of Non - Communicable Diseases (NCD) surpassing the burden of communicable...

Four Harmful Producing Industries Account for One third Global Deaths

Industries producing just four harmful products – tobacco, alcohol, unhealthy food, and fossil fuels – account for at least a third of global deaths, illustrating the scale and huge economic cost of the problem, according to Lancet.