Health facts section of Medindia is aimed at creating awareness of the global burden of disease and its implication on the health of the people of the world. These health statistics are taken from various sources.
Health Facts on Abortion
Unintended pregnancies are very common these days, and so one in about four pregnant women go for abortion. If you're planning to have an abortion, you are not alone. Here are some facts and figures on abortions to make the right decision.
Top 13 Latest Facts & Figures on Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer's disease is an irreversible age-related brain disorder that destroys the memory associated with the ability to carry out even the simplest tasks. Here are some facts and figures on Alzheimer's disease.
Visual handicap has been a blind spot for governments globally for very long. Especially in India, blindness prevalence has increased dramatically, mostly due to avoidable causes for which simplified treatments are also available these days. Here are the top ten facts on blindness in India and around the world.