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  • American Academy of Ophthalmology bestows Life Achievement Honor to Hyderabad based Indian Ophthalmologist Dr Santosh G.Honava

    Hyderabad :  Dr Santosh G Honavar, India’s Ophthalmologist is conferred American Academy of Ophthalmology’s (AAO) highest award Life Achievement Honor that is given to its  members. He is the first Indian chosen for the honour. The Award was formally presented to Dr Honavarat recently at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology held in San […]

    Dr Pradeep Gadge Wins the Most Promising Leader in Diabetes Care 2019 Award in Mumbai!

    by Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai  : Dr Pradeep Gadge (Director, Dr Gadge’s Diabetes Care & Research Centre) was conferred the Most Promising Leader in Diabetes Care 2019 award by the esteemed jury of Pharma Leaders Power Brand’s Award, which is also popularly acclaimed to be the Oscars of the Indian Healthcare Industry. This award has previously […]

    Babies can have cataracts too, ensure regular eye check-up from birth itself

    Dr Vidya C – Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmology- Sankara Eye Hospital   A new-born baby is often compared to a clay mold that is to be shaped and nurtured like a plant that enters this unknown world blank. While the process of parenting an infant is beautiful and important, it is also very fragile and needs […]

    Watch out for hot flashes if your menopause onsets early

    Dr. Jyoti Kala, Consultant- Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur Road Menstruation or periods are an integral part of every girl/woman’s life. A period is basically the shedding of the lining of the uterus. Menstruation is a sign of a girl getting close to the end of puberty and marking the beginning of reproductive years. […]

    230 Doctors From 108 Emergency Ambulance Services will be Trained to Manage Stroke During the Golden Hour

    by Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai : A stroke occurs when the blood supply to one’s part of the brain gets interrupted or reduced, preventing brain tissue from getting oxygen and nutrients. Thus, brain cells begin to die in minutes. It is a medical emergency and requires prompt treatment. Golden hour (period of 4.5 hours) is vital for treating patients […]

    Consuming alcohol during pregnancy can leave the child exposed to the incurable Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    Contributed by Dr.AMBUJA GOVINDARAJ, Consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Columbia Asia Referral hospital Yeshwanthpur Sometimes as a stress reliever, sometimes as a tool to fit into the peer groups, sometimes to follow the trend and be cool, and sometimes just as the celebration companion, alcohol these days is becoming a part of everyone’s life. It gets into one’s […]

    Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centreorganises an event showcasing that living healthy till 100 with diabetes is possible

    Chennai: An event tilted ‘Living healthy till 100 with diabetes is possible’ was organised commemorating a historic moment on the occasion of the recently published  research paper by India’s foremost Centre of Excellence in diabetes care, Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre. Nonagenarian champions who have successfully fought diabetes were felicitated and shared their inspiring journey […]

    Dr. Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals Raises Rs. 215 Crores from CDC Group

    Chennai: Dr. Agarwal’s Healthcare Ltd. (DAHCL) has raised Rs. 215 crores of debt from CDC Group to expand the geographical footprint of the eye care chain across India, Africa and South Asia along with significant investments in latest technology for super specialty eye-care. The group has recently set up its first hospital in Mumbai in partnership […]

    SLG Hospitals conducts CME on “Clinical Research”One-day workshop helps Doctors in better assessment of ailments among patients

    Hyderabad : SLG Hospitals, fast emerging as one of the largest healthcare facilities in South India, hosts a one-day continuous medical education workshop on Clinical Research & Research methodologies, considered the most important dimension in health assessment. A total of 150 Doctors and related healthcare practitioners attended the workshop that was inaugurated by Sri Dandu […]

    Never missing out on online deals, You might be under an online overload

    Contributed by Dr. Pallavi A. Joshi, Consultant – Psychiatrist, Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield  As the saying goes, ” anything is moderation is fine, anything in excess in a poison”. Excess of nothing has ever been regarded as good and beneficial. A limit to everything is a must else it becomes a double-edged sword pretty much like technology […]