mHealth – outside Nepal (part I of IV)

I got accepted in this wonderful mHealth (Mobile Phone Health) online program/course this past February. Course ware by GFMER (in collaboration with WHO) [details here] Its a six week program, from March to end-April; during which some eighty participants from throughout the world learn more on this topic. I have limited or no knowledge, soContinue reading “mHealth – outside Nepal (part I of IV)”

YouTube Share – Health Systems Create Healthy Futures: Meet Maya

Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFVCNUOM5Us http://www.worldbank.org/health – Meet Maya, whose healthy birth is the result of stronger health systems. Strengthening health systems is at the center of the World Bank‘s global strategy for health, nutrition, and population. We don’t focus only on one disease or condition, we look at health as a whole — what is preventing peopleContinue reading “YouTube Share – Health Systems Create Healthy Futures: Meet Maya”

arcane and inhumane – “chaupadi pratha” – origins

Post dinner talks in my family are sometimes boring. I however always enjoy the company and sometimes few topics of immense interest does come up. Today, was that day, and something did come up, that I’d been very curious about, for more than a year now, haven’t dug deep though. my proposed research title wouldContinue reading “arcane and inhumane – “chaupadi pratha” – origins”