"In India, where there are currently fewer than 2.1 million qualified healthcare professionals and a projected 4.6 million needed to meet demand, this crisis will be particularly acute and will have devastating consequences if swift action is not taken," said Dr Mark Britnell, Global Chairman, KPMG.
According to the research, eighty-five per cent of head and neck cancers are linked to tobacco use. Here is what Dr Samskruthi P Murthy, Consultant Head and Neck Oncologist, BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital says about it.
A 2019 pan-India study shows the link between Vitamin D deficiency and hypertension & diabetes. The study found that 84.2% of Type 2 diabetes patients were Vitamin D deficient, as were 82.6% of hypertension patients.