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What is Tuberculosis and how to prevent it 0

World Tuberculosis Day: What is Tuberculosis and how to prevent it?

Tuberculosis (TB) is an ailment affecting the lungs which occurs a result of the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. A 2018 September news article quoted the World Health Organization (WHO) Global TB Report which revealed that India accounted for 27% of the 10 million TB afflicted people in the world in 2017. Types of TB: TB is a highly contagious disease where the afflicted person can unintentionally spread it by coughing. It is an “active” disease...

Problems faced by Indian doctors 0

Problems faced by Indian doctors

Valuable is an understatement when it comes to defining a doctor’s contribution to society. They perform a duty which if successful can uplift them to the status of a “God,” but if it goes the other way, they might end up in jail. There is no middle path, only two extremities in this profession, which makes it all more priceless and precarious at the same time. A doctor’s life is not an easy one....

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World Kidney Day 2019: 5 steps to take care of your kidneys

5 steps to take care of your kidneys 14th March, World Kidney Day is celebrated all around the world in a bid to increase awareness among people about the significance of the kidneys to the functioning of the human body. Therefore, here are 5 steps from Medikabazaar, which you can take for ensuring a healthy pair of kidneys: Keep a check on blood pressure: It is a relatively unknown fact that high blood pressure...

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Extraordinary women and their remarkable stories – Dr. Asha Anil Baxi

The Indian healthcare industry is on a growth trajectory. Speciality and multi-speciality hospitals in different parts of the country are catering to an ever-increasing number of patients afflicted with various illnesses; more importantly, new forms of ailments which is a result of a modern 21st-century lifestyle. There are multiple factors which have contributed to the advancement of the healthcare industry. However, doctors are the central and most pivotal characters in this space. Time and...

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Medikabazaar in The Hindu

Medikabazaar on 15th February 2019, released the official Hospital Directory with the Association of Hospital Providers (India) AHPI in New Delhi. We are the authorized Value-based Purchase Organization (VPO) for the AHPI member hospitals where we will be helping them to procure their required medical supplies via a streamlined and transparent supply chain leading to approximately 30% OpEx savings. Our powerful online platform act as a one-stop purchase point for all medical products thus...

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Medikabuzz: Newsletter Feb 2019

FLASHLIGHT THE HATTRICK! The Medikabazaar team receiving the accolade The trifecta trophy for “Most Emerging Company in Healthcare” A moment of great significance for Medikabazaar as we won the “Most Emerging Company in Healthcare” at the 9th MT India Healthcare Awards 2019. With this award, we complete a trifecta of accolades at this particular event. In 2017 we were recognized as the “Healthcare IT Company of the Year” after which we bagged two consecutive “Most Emerging Healthcare...

Medical scenes on television which can make doctors give up their own practice! 0

Medical scenes on television which can make doctors give up their own practice!

The original lead characters of Grey’s Anatomy Television shows go to great lengths to make us believe that what we see on-screen is or can be a reality. At times they succeed, however on other not-so-great moments they fail miserably that too because of poorly researched scenes. This does not only cast a shadow over the quality of the television show/movie but sometimes it can be embarrassing and downright funny. Medical scenes are quite...

Medikabazaar connecting the disconnected 0

Medikabazaar connecting the disconnected

India is a country with numerous medical establishments all scattered across and many cities. Some of the facilities are well connected with manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors as they are located in metro and tier 1 cities. Due to established distribution and transportation routes in these cities, healthcare centers receive a consistent and steady supply of their essential medical supplies. However, the case is not the same for the hospitals in tier 2, 3 cities,...

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you 0

Are you diabetic? Then these effective devices are for you

Diabetes is a continual disease which ensues when the pancreas fails to produce the appropriate amount of insulin, or if the body cannot use the insulin adequately. This results in a high concentration of glucose in the blood which is known as hyperglycemia. According to a World Health Organization report, there are two types of diabetes. Type one diabetes which can be identified by reduced insulin production. Type two diabetes takes place when the...

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices 0

Doctors are falling in love with these easy to use medical devices

Doctors are responsible for delivering efficient patient care. They can perform effectively via specific medical equipment and devices. All doctors encounter medical cases which involve complex diagnostic/treatment procedures and the use of complicated machines. Such complexities, although deemed necessary for the welfare of the patient, can be tedious and exhausting for both doctors and patients. Wouldn’t it be great if the process was made more comfortable and less tiresome that too without compromising on...