India become Diabetes Capital of world with 6.5 % People are Diabetic

India is facing significantly higher rates of diabetes and high blood pressure, according to the first nationally representative study of these “major killers” involving more than 1.3 million people. The rates of diabetes and hypertension are high among middle-aged and elderly people across all geographic measures and sociodemographic groups in India, researchers found. The study, led by researchers at Harvard […]

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Over 1000% difference in medical test prices across cities: Will govt standardise rates?

Medical Inflation

The government needs to standardise prices of medical diagnostic tests across cities, says the Economic Survey 2018. . As per the Economic Survey 2017-18 tabled in Parliament, there are wide differences in the average prices of medical diagnostic tests across cities which need to be addressed by standardising rates in order to reduce Out of Pocket expenses (OPE) on health […]

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Apollo Munich Optima Restore Plan

apollo-munich Health Insurance Agent , Mediclaim Agent

Apollo Munich offer coverage from the age of 5 years onwards with maximum entry age of 65 years. A dependent child can be covered from the 91st day (if either parents are covered under this policy). You and/ or your family members namely spouse, dependent children, dependent parents / parents in law are eligible for buying this cover on floater […]

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How to Choose Best Health Insurance Policy ?

Best health Insurance Policy

With no shortage of insurers offering it, medical insurance has now become one of the most commonly purchase types of insurance. To cater to diverse needs, health insurance companies in India are offering a bouquet of insurance plans which cater to a set of needs. The internet has been a great contributor in enabling companies to make healthcare plans available […]

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Where will you go for Justice , When 16 Out of 17 Insurance Ombudsman Missing

Insurance policyholder’s grievance redressal system

Insurance Policyholder’s Grievance Redressal System Insurance policyholder’s grievance redressal system is in complete mess with 16 out of 17 insurance ombudsman centres in the country currently vacant. Insurance ombudsman is missing in offices across India for one to three years. How many complaints have stacked up across India? New year 2018 will have number of complaints outstanding increasing as posts […]

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