This week on startup focus, we present iKure Techsoft, a disruptive player in the Indian rural healthcare market. This multiple award winning startup is in its own way trying to […]
Rithika completed her Masters in Biomedicine from Karolinska Institutet, Sweden in 2012 and went on to dabble in start-ups and public health in India. She was with IKP Center of Technologies in Public Health for about a year and currently she works with a policy think tank in India. An avid reader and traveller; she loves to write about health care systems, science and start-ups.
Xcode Life Sciences is a Chennai (India)-based startup that offers a personalized health program called 100&Life. I spoke to the founders, Saleem Mohammed and Abdur Rub, to further understand the vision of […]
Traditionally, immune cells have been viewed to be the first line of defence when it comes to infections and pathogens. As taught in schools, they are the cells that attack […]
Stop sitting or standing, start moving! Many recent investigations have to come to the conclusion that sitting for long hours is very bad for us and indicated that sitting for […]
We have all felt that irresistible urge to keep scratching away at an insect bite – an annoying itch that just won’t go away! Thankfully for most of us, these […]
Breathe In, Breathe Out – Fresh Air Only! Bad air quality linked to morbidity! With the adverse haze affecting all of the people living in Southeast Asia these days (Read more […]
Many antibacterial hand soaps contain triclosan as one of the most common ingredient. Triclosan addition to the soaps are vastly publicized to make the soaps more effective and have better […]