Genetic testing: a new approach to opportunities and challenges in preventive health care

Since the Covid-19 pandemic, people’s perception of healthcare has changed. While the top ten causes of death in India are still non-communicable diseases like diabetes, heart disease and respiratory diseases, they can be easily prevented/controlled if they are treated at an early stage through screening and vital counseling at regular intervals. Moreover, routine testing may … Read more

Bipartisan whistleblower bill targets wildlife crime

July 19, 2022 – Wildlife crime threatens the existence of some of the world’s most expensive forests, coral reefs, fish and animals. But the profit motive behind wildlife crime is often unremarkable. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) estimates that the economic costs of illegal timber alone are up to $152 billion annually, … Read more