Education 

Innovation in a Changing US Health System

The US healthcare system has a lot of issues, but one thing it’s got going for it is innovation. More clinical trials originate in the United States, and more Nobel Physiology and Medicine Laureates are from here than from any other country. The key: the huge US health care market. We spend a LOT on health, which means there’s lots of money to be made. That doesn’t, however, mean that we couldn’t innovate better. This episode was adapted from a column in the New York Times that Aaron wrote with…

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News & Politics 

Health services affected as nurses continue their strike in Tamil Nadu

Over 3,000 contract nurses continued their strike on fourth day in Tamil Nadu. Health services in several government hospitals, including primary health clinics, were affected due to the strike. The nurses are demanding better pay, permanent jobs and eight hour work shifts. The state health department had appointed more than 11,000 nurses on contract basis through the Tamil Nadu Medical Recruitment Board for a monthly salary of Rs 7,000. The nurses said they were selected based on the results of a competitive exam since 2012. Tamil Nadu Government Employees Association…

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News & Politics 

Men’s Health: When do men go to hospital?

Men’s Health: When do men go to hospital? SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more great videos: https://www.youtube.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/KTNNews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KTNNewsKenya For more great content go to http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/ktnnews and download our apps: http://std.co.ke/apps/#android KTN News is a leading 24-hour TV channel in Eastern Africa with its headquarters located along Mombasa Road, at Standard Group Centre. This is the most authoritative news channel in Kenya and beyond.

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