Editor's Emulsion 1st Feb 2016

Editor's Emulsion 1st Feb 2016

India has been facing diverse health challenges. From, communicable diseases like Tuberculosis, Malaria, dengue, diarrhoea, emerging threat of Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) including diabetes, hypertension, cancer, respiratory disorders and mental illness have become serious health concerns. Apart from diseases, availability of counterfeit/ spurious medicines, illegal online pharmacies and also unregulated herbal medicines are affecting a common man’s health. 

Remembering Shri. Mahatma Gandhi’s words and I quote,"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history", I feel that aware consumers of our country together with the determination of our Government, Health Care professionals and pharma manufacturers can soon revive the health care scenario in India. With Central government boosting talents through “ Make in India” campaign , newer innovative technologies and medical care facilities are on the verge of invention that shall only help  facilitate Indians in every corner of the country.

Read through PSM India capsules and avoid popping herbal medicines without proper medical guidance. Learn about the various medical discrepancies across the country from National injections while keeping yourself abreast with the newly launched mobile health services, government undertakings and start up campaigns covered under our Drug laws and policy injections. Get to know about the Zika virus and its consequences from global injections. Stay alert of vaccine derived polio virus and read more on it under the Pharma Injections section of this issue. Follow the drug dopes to gather information on approvals, alerts and recalls from Drug dopes. Common hospital care related terms like ICU and ambulatory patient have been explained under frequently asked questions. Mark your calendar for the upcoming events listed and remember to scroll right till the end of our newsletter to refresh yourself with our laughter dose. Thanks to all our subscribers for your valuable blogs, tweets and suggestions. Keep them coming.

Stay safe, ensure intake of safe medicines and keep good health !