Non-Communicable Diseases Account For The Majority Of Out-Of-Pocket Health-Care Spending: Govt 

The government has increased the scope of the NCD prevention and control plan in response to the growing burden of noncommunicable illnesses, associated morbidities, and mortalities

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/05/2023

Robust Policies On Air Pollution Lengthens Life Expectancy : New Study

The same clean air policies that can reduce fossil fuel emissions and help reign in climate change can also add up to 5 years onto people’s lives in the most polluted regions while globally adding more than two years onto lives on average.

By Outlook Planet Desk 01/09/2021

US rejoins Paris climate pact, WHO under Biden

Getting to work soon after the inauguration festivities, President Joe Biden has signed orders for the US to rejoin the Paris Climate Accord and the World Health Organization (WHO) in the first set of actions to undo the policies of his predecessor Donald

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/01/2021

Exporting air pollution impacts the health of most Indians

The current way we do business exports disease, disabilities and deaths to emerging economies. It’s been 50 years since the Clean Air Act of 1970 was launched in the United States. In that time the United States has reduced its air pollution emissions

By Outlook Planet Desk 01/12/2020