The burden of critical illness in India can be measured in different ways, but the statistics around non-communicable diseases – largely linked to lifestyle – are still shocking. NCDs caused almost 6 million deaths in India in 2014. Of course, as the second largest country in the world, the numbers will stand out. But when you use globally […]
Hypertension, or high blood pressure in everyday language, manifests itself in many forms. It’s invisible until it triggers a host of other problems like heart failure, vision loss and aneurysms, among others. High blood pressure is largely considered to be a “lifestyle” ailment that can be prevented by a healthy diet, exercise, avoidance of tobacco […]
There are a number of common procedures used to treat various types of heart diseases. Depending on the severity of the ailment, the costs of treatment and recovery can really burn a hole in your pocket. Here are costs for some of the most common cardiac ailments and procedures across India.
Cancer, heart disease, kidney failure – these are just some of most common critical illnesses in India that require long-term treatment. Here’s a look at how costs across metros vary for each ailment.
Cancer, kidney failure and heart disease are common critical illnesses throughout the country, but the prices for treating them vary from city to city. Here’s how costs break down between metros – unsurprisingly, cardiac-related procedures and illnesses top the list in all six cities covered.