Healthcare Knuggets

May 09, 2024

Hey there, healthcare enthusiasts! I’ve got some exciting news to share with you. India is making huge strides in healthcare digitalization with the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission, aiming to improve citizens’ access to healthcare services. Meanwhile, Australia is investing $3.3m in research for enhanced telehealth experiences, and Malaysia’s medical device market is expected to reach $3.6b by 2028.

But that’s not all – The Medical City in India has incorporated AI into their healthcare and research services, while Australia is investing $21m in health facilities in the Northern Territory. Also, a major study on cancer disparities is kicking off, with over 100,000 Black women expected to be enrolled to better understand cancer risk and outcomes in this high-risk group.

And in other groundbreaking news, two deaf children can now hear for the first time after being treated with experimental gene therapy. Additionally, the FDA has qualified the Apple Watch for use in clinical trials, showing the potential for the smartwatch as a valuable tool in healthcare.

It’s truly a remarkable time for advancements in healthcare, and I’m thrilled to share these positive developments with all of you. Stay tuned for more updates and exciting news in the world of healthcare.

Warm regards,


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