My author manifesto: Why do I write?

Well, why do I write at this age of seventy-five years? It all started as a young physician when I started out on my medical career. From my experience I wanted to contribute something to society beyond just treating patients day in and day out. I knew writing was one of the ways I could …

Socialising, social distancing and mingling in COVID-19 settings

What are the current rules on socialising? So far we have been talking about social distancing. Now there is a new terminology introduced. That is socialising. It refers to how many people can meet together in social settings.First I share information from different countries that is available. While there are specific rules in different countries …

How to stop the spread of COVID-19?

In spite of all the efforts made by different countries of the world, COVID-19 continues to spread. Leaders are struggling to contain the spread of the disease. So, what must be done to stop the spread? The only effective method we know that could control the spread of the disease is wearing mask correctly and …

Christian Medical College recognised for COVID care

Today I would like to share the good news that Christian Medical College, Vellore was given three awards in the care of COVID-19. The first award related to work place for safety. https://medicaldialogues.in/news/health/hospital-diagnostics/caho-confers-top-awards-to-cmc-vellore-gmc-chennai-columbia-asia-for-workplace-safety-amid-covid-19-69727 The second award was related to excellence in hospital preparedness “Excellence in Hospital Preparedness for COVID-19” awarded by the Federation of Indian …

COVID-19 How to prevent contracting the disease?

One of the purposes of the book on COVID-19 is to prevent the disease. There are two levels at which action needs to be taken to prevent the spread of the disease. The first is at the individual level. It includes the following four tasks. Stay at home always and as much as possible. Wear …

Dr John Scudder: World’s first medical missionary My newest eBook

I am thankful to God for helping me to bring out this newest eBook. It was released on October 1. This book describes the life and story of Dr John Scudder who came to India over 200 years ago. It was his granddaughter Dr Ida Scudder who started the Christian Medical College, Vellore. It was …

How to reduce poverty?

I had written a book earlier and published it as Businessmen for the Poor. This book describes how we reduced poverty in Vellore District of tamilnadu, India. It is available for free download in the following links. The e-version is available on the following link. Global https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07P7HVQCQ The eBook in India is available in the …

One month of eBook COVID-19

God gave me the privilege of publishing this eBook on the 25th of August. I am thankful to those who have downloaded this eBook. As I desired many have downloaded the free book when I made it available. There have been positive feedback about the book. I give below the words of Dr. Peter Landless’ …