Diabetes: How cellphones help tackle India’s ticking time bomb

 

At the end of April 2010, a couple of weeks before the WHO announced a major 2011 U.N. summit on Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs), I left Merck to start Arogya World, a U.S.-based non-profit with a bold mission — to change the course of chronic disease. This was the beginning of a very personal journey for me, and the expression of a heartfelt desire to gather like-minded people and make a meaningful contribution to global health.

Read the rest of this post by Nalini Saligram, CEO of Arogya World:

Diabetes: How cellphones help tackle India’s ticking time bomb