Category Archives: Medical Issues

Eye care needs in Bhopal Gas Disaster survivors still not met

A paper recently published in ‘Current Science’, by two ex-members of the ‘Students for Bhopal’ group, outlines unmet eye-care needs among survivors of the Bhopal Gas Disaster. “A more regular eye-care unit needs to be set up… in order to reduce preventable blindness and provide symptomatic treatment. Better government interventions and better public health policies […]

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International Day of Yoga 2016. Yoga Therapy is Changing Lives for Women Survivors of the Bhopal Gas Disaster

Among the survivors, women in Bhopal have been particularly badly affected by the contamination, suffering a plethora of gynaecological complaints. In addition to respiratory, musculoskeletal and neurological health complications experienced as a result of the disaster, thousands of women are also affected by gynaecological and endocrinal problems. And in a city where many Muslim and […]

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"As an example of a holistic, environmentally-sound, community-focused and patient-centred approach to healthcare, the Sambhavna Clinic is way ahead of anything I have ever visited or worked in, anywhere in the world."

Dr John Hurst, Senior Lecturer, Honorary Consultant, UCL Medical School / Royal Free Hampstead NHS, London