Ankita Rao appears in the following:
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Friday, April 29, 2016
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Friday, April 22, 2016
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Friday, February 26, 2016
Friday, February 19, 2016
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Sunday, November 29, 2015
A couple of months ago, I asked my physician father Raju Rao to visit the the area in India where I was working as a journalist covering health and gender.
I wanted him to see Jan Swasthya Sahyog (JSS), a health organization started by five doctors in Chhattisgarh, one of ...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
When a young boy in a village in Jangjir, India, came home with a snakebite, his family needed to get him to a clinic. But they didn't dare take him out through the front door. Instead, a handful of men dismantled the thatch roof of his home. Then family members ...
Monday, March 02, 2015
Chhattisgarh is one of the world's worst places to raise a baby, let alone be one. The state in central India has some of the worst health indicators in the country, including sky-high child mortality and extreme malnutrition.
For decades, aid organizations tried to improve the health of moms ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Rajan Narayanan isn't your average yoga instructor. During his classes, he uses words like "neuroplasticity," avoids Sanskrit terms and sometimes shows up to teach in a suit and tie.
And often, as was the case on a recent Monday at a Maryland conference center, most of his students are doctors ...
Friday, August 09, 2013
A few weeks back, Sharon Roberts, who had been diagnosed with endometrial cancer last year, tweeted:
@teachdance11: the BRCA gene test is 2 parts. Aetna paid $300 part. Not the $7000 part. Gotta be rich to be in the know
The 55-year-old teacher in Houston was ...
Monday, April 29, 2013
Last year, something surprising happened: A piece of legislation about abortion made it through both chambers of Congress and was signed into law by President Obama.
It was a law providing insurance coverage for abortion for military women in the case of rape or incest. The bipartisan support enjoyed by ...
Friday, March 15, 2013
Match week is the nail-biting time of year that haunts and tantalizes fourth-year medical students with dreams of residency programs. It culminates when the students learn on 1 p.m. on Friday if, and where, a hospital wants to train them to become full-fledged doctors.
Kristin Huntoon, 34, at New York ...