Building access to quality healthcare: COVID-19 & beyond

While the trajectory of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in India may be difficult to predict, clinical trials of a possibly safe and effective vaccine offers hope. As we collectively grappled with an inexplicable infectious disease, we lost no time in building healthcare access without putting people’s lives at further risk. In hindsight, even as we …

550% rise in number of queries relating to obesity since last year reveals Practo Insights

More than 65% of the queries related to obesity came from young adults aged 21-30 Some of the most discussed topics include BMI levels, COVID-19 and obesity, weight loss, fat loss, diet management, bariatric treatment and childhood obesity India, November 24, 2020: Practo, India’s leading integrated healthcare company, witnessed a staggering increase of 550% in …

Delhi, Mumbai, and Hyderabad witness a 20% increase in respiratory-related queries in the last one month: Practo Insights

35% of all queries from metro cities were related to respiratory and pulmonary health concerns Most discussed topics include breathing problems, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Asthma, Dust allergy treatment India, November 19, 2020: As the hazardous air quality in a few cities touched the severe-plus mark last week, Practo, India’s leading integrated healthcare company, …

1200% rise in the number of diabetes queries since last year: Practo Insights

Most discussed topics include common symptoms and causes, effective treatment options, storage and usage of Insulin, gestational diabetes, and the impact of COVID-19 on diabetic patients Some of these queries came from non-metro cities that have never consulted on Practo for diabetes before, including Bilaspur, Bhagalpur, Aizawl, and Thanjavur Practo, India’s leading integrated healthcare company, …

Practo launches mental health webinar series for LGBT+

Part of Practo’s doctors-led educational webinar series, Practo Connect So far, four webinars have been organized as part of Practo Connect, with more than 3000 doctors directly benefiting from it In an effort to sensitize healthcare professionals to the mental health needs of the LGBT+ community amid the Covid-19 pandemic, India’s leading digital healthcare company, …

Provide clinic like experience with video consultations on Practo

Video consult with patients now for a clinic-like experience: Since its onset, COVID-19 has been setting a new normal every day and pushing all industries to rethink and revamp their models in the current situation. During these times, Telemedicine has emerged as a suitable alternative for the healthcare industry, to ensure access and continuity to …

Practo Connect Webinar 4 : Telepsychiatry best practices, regulation and guidelines: COVID-19 & beyond

Welcome to Practo Connect – our knowledge-sharing platform for the doctors, by the doctors! With Practo Connect, leading medical experts from across the geographies share their experiences, insights and learnings with the doctor community through a series of webinars.  We are happy to have hosted three webinars successfully and are excited to announce our upcoming …

Practo salutes the doctors with its #BeingADoctor campaign

This campaign aims to highlight the struggle, trials and tribulations, and the joy of being a doctor   Practo has launched a campaign #BeingADoctor on the occasion of National Doctors’ Day. The campaign is a tribute to doctors by shining light on the sacrifices they’ve made in their lives; it portrays the commitment, grit, and determination …