COVID 19

COVID-19 Making One Thing Clear: Telemedicine Is Future of Healthcare

What we call telemedicine nowadays actually started in the 1950s, when a few hospitals and university medical facilities started to look for methods and techniques that would allow them to share images and information via telephone. In one of the first instances of the successful usage of telemedicine, two healthcare facilities in Pennsylvania, U.S. transferred

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Beating COVID-19 By Shifting From Reactive to Pro-Active Care

The COVID-19 virus is ravaging the planet at a scale not seen since the infamous Spanish Flu of the early 1900s, inflicting immense devastation as the U.S. loses more than 200,000 lives and counting. According to CDC statistics, 94% of patient mortalities associated with COVID-19 were simultaneously suffering from preexisting conditions, leaving a mere 6%

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The Good & the Bad: Covid-19 and Pharmaceutical Industry

The pharmaceutical industry plays a crucial role amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The emergence of the Coronavirus at the end of 2019 has put the pharmaceutical industry worldwide in a state of significant pressure.  While the healthcare workers figure out ways to treat the virus, pharmaceutical professionals have been trying their best to identify which

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Five Simple Tips For Limiting The Impact of COVID-19

Photo Credit: Prasesh Shiwakoti Lomash (Unsplash) 2020 has been quite the year, especially for those working in the healthcare sector. Earlier this year, the COVID-19 pandemic began its onslaught on humanity, and governments across the world were forced to impose strict regulations on international travel and enforce lockdown orders on their domestic populations. Although lockdown

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The Post-Coronavirus Future: What Can We Expect?

https://cdn.pixabay.com/photo/2020/03/31/14/04/covid-19-4987797__480.jpg The coronavirus pandemic came without warning. No one was able to prepare for its wrath. After months and months of battle, many technological advancements have proven their worth. And this is the main reason why many industries, including healthcare, have turned to technology to offer solutions. In the new normal, many of these technologies

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