Give high priority to chronic diseases, and will invest in research and development of solutions for chronic diseases like obesity, diabetes, cancer, CVD etc

Concern Over Diabetes Among Children, Urges Healthy Lifestyle.

October 30, 2017 00:38 IST | NDTV |>FULL ARTICLE

PM Narendra Modi urged families to make sure that their children remain physically active, their indoor activities are limited and they indulge in outdoor activities.
PM Modi said the 'Yoga for Young India' programme could be helpful for young to maintain a healthy lifestyle and fight lifestyle diseases.According to an Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism study published in 2015, India was home to an estimated 97,700 children suffering from type 1 diabetes mellitus.

Cancer An Agni Pariksha For Anyone, Says Prime Minister Narendra Modi Stressing On Affordable Treatment For All.

May 25, 2017, 16:48 IST | PTI | FULL ARTICLE

call on the start-up industry to come forward and do research on how can medical devices be manufactured indigenously. We want that devices get manufactured here so that patients can benefit.different hospitals working in the field of cancer research and treatment should be brought together on one platform, wherein the treatment provided is cheap and the most modern technology is used.36 cancer hospitals associated with the cancer grid in 2014. In the last three years, the number has gone up to 108.

Besides reproductive health, India bears the double burden of both communicable and non-communicable diseases (NCDs). NCDs are being managed through National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS) wherein 356 District NCD Clinics, 103 Cardiac Care Units, 71 Day Care Centres and 1,871 CHC-NCD Clinics for management of common NCDs have been established. This is supplemented by a massive awareness drive titled “Chalo Banayein Swasth Bharat”.

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