Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life.
5) What is preventive precision medicine? Discuss in what way it can help India address inequities in healthcare system.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article discusses the relevance of mapping genes to the Indian healthcare system.
Key demand of the question:
One must explain the concept of preventive precision medicine and its utility to Indian healthcare system.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
In brief narrate the concept of precision medicine.
Discuss the concept – It is an emerging approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle for each person.
Take hints from the article and explain in what way can help and aid the health system of India.
Quote examples to signify the utility of such an idea.
Conclude with its relevance to Indian health system.