Price for becoming a doctor money wise.

Money wise how much a doctor lags behind his friends who chose other than or could not pursue medicine. This question is asked by doctors worldwide. Though I along with many Indians have been fortunate to have become doctors with hardly any money spent as the Government of India and our state govern

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Kali Prasad Patra Gets BMGF funds for malaria vaccine

Malaria has been a health problem all over the world. Most cases and case fatalities occur in Africa and Asia. Traditionally the medicines available target to kill the parasite in blood of human beings. Other measures are directed towards vector control. The vector being the female Anopheles mosquit

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License to heal at last

License to heal at last

At last I have the license to heal (practice) anywhere in India. Today I got my Permanent Registration Number 17002/2009 dated 9 November 2009. I need not apply to MCI separately. I can practice in all over India as an MBBS. Let me describe the incident. Today i.e. on 12th November I went OCMR

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Relevance and Acceptance of Artemisinin Combined Therapy against Malaria in Orissa, India

Today I went to IMA House for a talk. It started 3 days back. Ipca a large pharmaceutical company of India invited specialists in Medicine, Pediatrics, Gynaecology and General practitioners of Orissa to IMA house at Cuttack for a talk on Atremisinin and Malaria. I got the invitation too. The event w

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How to know if you have Lupus?

As you know that I am a practising doctor and during my practice patients of autoimmune diseases are the most difficult to manage. They are of a chronic variety and due to autoimmune nature of the disease their own body is fighting is fighting against them. So continuous medication and earliest di

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