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  • Genomics-guided approach for development of a therapeutic decoy-trap for COVID-19 treatment

    In a study published in the Nature journal Communications Biologyon April 12th, 2021, an international team of researchers led by MedGenome, India/USA and SciGenom Research Foundation (SGRF), India analyzed genetic variation in ACE2, the receptor for the COVID-19 causing SARS-CoV-2 virus,from over 300,000 individuals and identified key mutations that are predicted to make individuals more […]

    Advanced procedures for controlling epileptic seizures

    Dr. Sumit Singh, Chief of Neurology and Co-Chief Stroke, Agrim institute of neuro sciences, Artemis Hospital, Gurugram While the COVID pandemic has forced us to adapt to a new normal, lives have suddenly fit into the challenging times. Now that masks, sanitizers and social distancing have caught up our regular routine, access to medical check […]

    Five-fold increase in cases of advanced cataract and dry eyes during the pandemic

    The pandemic significantly worsened the severity of most eye conditions in people, with an increased number of patients suffering from advanced cataracts, eye infections, severe dry eyes (digital eye strain), and even corneal graft rejection, according to the doctors of Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital. The worst impact was seen in cases of advanced cataracts and […]

    Vestige experts talk about importance of stronger immunity and benefits of preventive healthcare and wellbeing

    New Delhi: Vestige, India’s largest home-grown direct selling company with a vast portfolio in health, wellness and hygiene products, organised a plethora of activities on the World Health Week. It held digital activities to arouse awareness around preventive healthcare through cellular nourishment therapy and announced a special scheme on its chosen health care supplements. With […]

    Max Hospital Patparganj, New Delhi launches fortnightly OPD services for thoracic surgery in Meerut

    Meerut : With decades of excellence in providing quality healthcare services across North India, Max Hospital Patparganj, New Delhi has launched its OPD services for thoracic surgery at Max Med Centre/ Patient Assistance Centre, Shree Diagnostics, Meerut, today. The OPD services will be functional on 3rd Thursday of every month from 10 AM to 1 […]

    Expert Advice For A Healthy Ramadan 2021 During Covid-19 From International SOS

    Ahead of the Ramadan season, anticipated to begin on 12 April until 13 May, International SOS, provides health tips for employees observing the holy month during the COVID-19 pandemic. The world’s leading health and security services company advises organisations to continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of their employees and share the advice. Dr […]

    Miracles Healthcare, Apollo Cradle & Apollo Spectra Launches boutique Hospital in Sector 82, Gurugram

    Miracles Healthcare, Apollo Cradle and Apollo Spectra have joined hands to launch a boutique Women & Children and Multi-Specialty Hospital in Sector 82 – Miracles Apollo Cradle / Spectra Hospital, equipped to address the changing requirements of healthcare in the aftermath of COVID-19 and serve a larger number of patients in Gurugram and its neighboring […]

    Dr Soosan Jacob of Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital Among Top 100 Women Ophthalmologists in the World

    City Ophthalmologist, Dr Soosan Jacob, Director and Chief, Refractive and Cornea Foundation, and Senior Consultant, Cataract and Glaucoma Services at Dr. Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals,  India, enters the international Power List – 2021, a list of Top 100 most influential women ophthalmologists in the world. The prestigious Power List is compiled every year by ‘The Ophthalmologist’, […]

    For the first time in the country, Aster Medcity successfully performs a synchronized leadless pacemaker procedure

    NEW DELHI : Within hours after the launch of leadless pacemakers in India, Aster Medcity doctors have successfully performed one of the first synchronized leadless pacemaker procedures of the country. The special MICRA A-V Leadless Pacemaker was implanted in 63-year-old Divakaran, a native of Kaipamangalam in Thrissur district, on Monday night in a non-surgical procedure.      The […]

    Liver Disorders on a Rise; Doctor from Fortis Hospital Conducts Opd at Sarvhit Gastrocity

    Liver diseases can result from several factors such as excessive consumption of alcohol, viral infections (hepatitis B, hepatitis C virus and other infections), autoimmune, drug / medications etc. Every year, approx. 10 lakh patients are reportedly diagnosed with liver cirrhosis across globe. Punjab has seen a significant rise in number of cases of liver ailments.  […]