articles by Dr Kishore Kumar

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2018 in Public Health: Big initiatives, vaccination drives and newborn screening

The world is moving towards universal health coverage programs & 2018 saw early signs of India's own.

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Antibiotic resistance: A global threat to healthcare that needs collective action

Antibiotic abuse can be curbed to a great extent if OTC antibiotics without prescriptions are barred.

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Polio vaccine contamination puts 1 in 2 lakh children at risk, that's not dangerous

WHO decided that the 'risk' of vaccine-induced poliomyelitis by type 2 poliovirus is not acceptable as it had not been found for over 2 decades.