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Practo launches online consultations in 15 vernacular languages

Reaffirming its commitment to improve access to quality healthcare, this move is aimed at taking a holistic approach towards understanding and responding to the needs of native language customers Bengaluru, April 7, 2021: In a country where just over 10% of its population can speak English, the need to break down the language barrier in …

Observing Epilepsy Awareness Day with Practo Connect webinar

Even as experts around the world come together to improve their understanding of complex diseases, the challenges presented by some can be confounding. In untangling the complications binding these ailments, healthcare professionals have accepted that there will always be something left to be discovered about them. Epilepsy is one such condition. While there are effective …

Practo launches online veterinary consultations 

The one-of-its-kind service will provide 24*7 remote consultations  by licensed veterinarians for pets healthcare needs Bengaluru, March 24, 2021: In a bid to create equitable healthcare access for all, Practo, India’s leading integrated healthcare company, has launched veterinary telemedicine service on its platform. Teaming with licensed veterinarians across the country, the company will be offering …

Sexual and reproductive health was the top consulted specialty online in 2020: Practo Insights

One in every four consultations from women during the year was for sexual and reproductive health Rare concerns like sexsomnia, anorgasmia were among the most-discussed topics among young Indians India, February 11, 2021: Online consultations made access to medical care easy and affordable during the pandemic. This, in turn, helped in providing effective care for …

100+ corporates sign up for Practo’s corporate health plans to promote employee well-being

Practo’s corporate health plans, which offer a myriad of integrated healthcare services, witnesses a surge of over 35% since March 2020 L&T financial services, Marico, Hexaware Technologies,Tata Realty, Denave India, and Telus International are among the companies that have availed the Practo plans for their workforce India, February 9, 2020: Practo, India’s leading integrated healthcare …

Non-metros accounted for 40% of all online oncology consultations in 2020, up from 20% in 2019: Practo Insights

Bladder, Thyroid, Ovarian, and Anal cancer were among those that formed a dominant part of all queries that came from non-metro cities India, February 4, 2021: India recorded a 333% increase in online consultations with oncologists between January and December, 2020, as per Practo’s latest insights report. Of the total online consultations, 40% came from …

Be cautious not complacent, says Dr Jagdish in his new video ‘Doctor ka Punchnama’

Bengaluru, 29 January, 2021: Practo, India’s leading digital healthcare company, has released  a new video today ’Doctor ka Punchnama’, in an effort to warn people against being increasingly complacent about Coronavirus. Created in collaboration with Dr Jagdish Chaturvedi – an ENT surgeon and a writer and comedian,  this awareness video reflects the thoughts that may …