Ankita Rao

Ankita Rao appears in the following:

Treating The Poor In India Made Him A Better Cancer Doc In The U.S.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Journalist Ankita Rao asked her father, a doctor, to spend time with her in India, volunteering at a medical clinic. Then she interviewed him about the experience.


Why A Snakebite Victim In An Indian Village Won't Walk Through A Door

Thursday, September 17, 2015

When doctors travel to remote regions, they have to understand local traditions and beliefs before they can successfully treat a patient.


How 'Flower Beds' Give Love And Lentils To Moms And Babies

Monday, March 02, 2015

When mothers need day care for their children, the best person to turn to might be another mother. That's the lesson of the new cooperative nurseries in an Indian state.


Dr. Yogi: Physicians Integrate Yoga Into Medical Practice

Thursday, February 27, 2014

At a Maryland workshop, doctors learn how yoga techniques can help patients with a range of health problems. The doctors also get continuing education credits for the classes.

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'Aetna, I'm Glad I Met Ya!' โ€” On Twitter

Friday, August 09, 2013

Stodgy old insurance companies are working on their social media skills to deal with new kinds of customer complaints. The company accounts on Twitter and elsewhere also help the insu...


If Military Covers Abortion After Rape, Why Not The Peace Corps?

Monday, April 29, 2013

Last year, Congress and President Obama passed a law providing insurance coverage for abortion for military women in the case of rape or incest. Will the Peace Corps inspire a similar truce on the same issue?


Matchmaker, Er, Match Week, Make Me A Doctor

Friday, March 15, 2013

During match week, med students learn if, and where, they will go for a residency program. It's a nerve-wracking process, but it's supposed to give students an advantage โ€“ allowing th...