Why doctors are rare in rural Indian areas

  Ca. 70 % of all Indians live in rural areas. These are ca. 900 million people. India is huge, and providing healthcare to all is an enormous challenge – for sure. There is a big number of people in need of healthcare and medical treatment. The number of professionals there is much too low. But:…

7weeks in India – Tribal doctors and the mobile clinic

For tribal people, here in Tamil Nadu, all doctor checks at the primary health care center and hospital stays are free.  But not all people can go there, some are too ill, some live in remote villages and the travel to a primary Healthcare center is far away, the roads are sometimes bad… Some tribal people…