Kirtikumar Mehta’s life as a real estate agent was all-consuming. He traversed Mumbai daily to meet buyers and sellers, spending much of his time on the road, inevitably stuck in traffic. With two teenage sons and a wife to support, Kirtikumar was at the top of his game. His success as a prominent realtor paid […]
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.
Kidneys are the silent engines that help keep our bodies balanced. If they’re doing their job properly, they’re neither seen nor heard unless something goes wrong. Kidney failure requires either dialysis or a transplant. Neither are cheap, no matter which Indian city you live in.
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.
Lifestyle factors such as smoking, chewing tobacco and lack of awareness around self-testing and early detection through regular checkups are some of the reasons why India’s cancer figures are so dire. Here’s how costs for the most common cancers in India stack up across six metros.
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.
Ankita Kothari was one year into a promising career as a corporate banker in Hyderabad when a devastating road accident shattered her right leg, leaving her unable to walk. Doctors told her she would need multiple surgeries. Determined to avoid another operation, the 24-year-old IIM-Raipur graduate decided to adopt a positive attitude and got back […]