articles by Aniruddha Malpani

Life

Why most health checkups are a scam meant to convert healthy people into patients

Health checkups are being promoted aggressively as they are a great way of creating a constant stream of customers for the healthcare system.

Life

MTP Act: Should terminating a pregnancy be a medical decision or a judicial one?

The recent case, where a rape victim was allowed to abort her 24-week foetus has raised a debate around the 45-year-old MTP Act

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What women need to know about regulating their periods: Get the right advice

It's important that women have some basic information about what they can do to adjust their periods without being overly dependent on a doctor.

Life

Freezing time: What career women need to know about preserving their fertility

Women need no longer sacrifice their careers for the sake of starting a family, as procedures like freezing eggs allow women to prolong fertility

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Surrogacy for singles: IVF doctors, patients must speak up to protect fertility rights

IVF doctors and celebrities need to use their combined clout to make sure that the IVF law which will be passed is permissive and progressive

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Tusshar Kapoor having a baby is great news. But are IVF guidelines bent for celebs?

Tusshar Kapoor's baby was born as a result of flouting the Indian Council of Medical Research guidelines governing IVF