Why are Siddha docs being discriminated, HC asks TN govt

The Madras High court’s Madurai bench yesterday posed a questioned to the State government whether it was possible to regularise their services of Siddha doctors under the National Rural Health Mission on par with Allopathic doctors and why they were being discriminated against. Continue Reading

Lack of policy hampers rare diseases treatment

Having 95 patients registered with rare disorders at the Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children (ICH & HC), patients are awaiting policy-level changes to avail of treatment for conditions like lysosomal storage disorders (LSDs), Krabbe’s disease and skeletal dysplasia. Continue Reading