healthcare Archive

July 2022


Photo: NYAYA HEALTH NEPAL iral hepatitis is a disease of the liver that is preventable, treatable and curable in most […]
July 28, 2022

June 2022

Here & Now

elamati Nepali of West Rukum was diagnosed with intestinal cancer and underwent surgery in Lalitpur. Her husband Khadke sold the […]
June 24, 2022


Photo: NEPALI TIMES ARCHIVE very year, half a million Nepalis fall below the poverty line paying for expensive medical care. […]
June 22, 2022

April 2022

Goitre was once so endemic in Nepal that it was considered a sign of beauty. Entire villages across northern Nepal […]
April 9, 2022

Locals from Budhinanda in Bajura transporting a woman in labour to a hospital in district headquarters. All photos: PRAKASH SINGH […]
April 4, 2022

February 2022

Photo: NEURO HOSPITAL * A 32-year-old female patient was suddenly unable to move one side of her body. She was rushed […]
February 23, 2022

Here & Now

Takam village (above) in Dhaulagiri Municipality is a model for how federalism should function. Photos: JOY STEPHENS al Bir Biswakarma from […]
February 3, 2022

January 2022

Crowd of people lining up for Covid vaccination outside Teku Hospital on Tuesday. Photos: AMIT MACHAMASI uring the devastating second […]
January 18, 2022

October 2021


hen the second wave of the Delta variant ravaged Nepal in April-May this year, hospitals ran out of oxygen and ICU […]
October 8, 2021

August 2021

The newly developed ayurvedic ‘centre of excellence’ is nestled beneath the forests of Nagarjun, just half an hour from Kathmandu. […]
August 22, 2021