Clinical trials are currently being carried out on a vaccine that could potentially protect humans against all mosquito-borne diseases. Still in the early stages, if tests are successful it could save countless lives.
Health care in India, at its finest, matches the standards of international best practice. The knowledge, skill and confidence of its doctors and nurses, the sophistication of available technology, quality of service and five-star hospitality compete with the best in the world. Its relatively low cost has made it an important player in the health tourism sector.