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  • Tuesday, January, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 06:43:29
  • 90% poorest have no health insurance, reel under high medical costs

    Only one-fifth of the rural and urban Indian population has access to private and government medical services. The remaining people tend to rely on their life savings at the time of emergencies or borrow money on interest for the same. According to the reports of National Survey Office (NSO) of the Ministry of Statistics and […]

    ICMR drafts standard treatment guidelines for AB-PMJAY

    We all know that the Ayushman Bharat Yojana is primarily implemented to help the poor and vulnerable families in rural and urban India to seek free healthcare services. However, for this scheme to serve better to the said people, the National Health Authority (NHA) has embraced the Standard Treatment Guidelines (STGs), which are drafted by […]

    Preventive healthcare through intermittent fasting the best way to healthy life

    New Delhi : People are always looking for something new way of losing weight, and  intermittent Fasting is a very old method used by people for weight loss and body cleansing. People are becoming very health conscious and hence intermittent fasting has attracted 30-40% of the people. “I am very glad that doctors in India are taking […]

    Robotic advancements paving way in treating gastrointestinal disorders

    Contributed by Dr. Govind Nanda Kumar, Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur The rapid diffusion of newer technologies in surgery in a digital era has transformed the approach to surgeries, more so in gastrointestinal procedures being approached using robots. Robotic technology has revolutionized and resolved many of the drawbacks of advanced laparoscopic […]

    70-Year-Old Businessman’s Heart Stopped B eatingfor 10 Minutes, Was Revived by Wockhardt Team

    By Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai : Cardiac and Intensive care Team at Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road, successfully treated a businessman who collapsed on the road after having chest pain. He suffered from cardiac arrest during his course in the hospital. The patient was given Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and cardiac massage for 10 minutes to revive him. […]

    Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly coronavirus

    In Canada, a Toronto hospital said that it has a confirmed case of the deadly coronavirus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre said, it is caring for a patient who has a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China. Officials said the man is in his 50s and recently […]

    Max Hospital Vaishali raises awareness on Advanced spinal surgeries

    Moradabad: With the rapidly growing advancements in the field of neurosciences, minimally invasive surgeries have completely changes the treatment module even for the most complex spinal complications. In order to highlight the same and aware public about the latest and advanced treatment methods, India’s leading healthcare provider, Max Super specialty Hospital, Vaishali, organized a patient centric […]

    Travel restrictions in another province of China over Coronavirus

    In an unprecedented move, China has decided to put travel restrictions in another province Huanggang, after Wuhan – the epicenter of the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus put restrictions today morning. Restrictions in Huanggang province will come into effect from midnight today. Chinese health authorities have confirmed 571 cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus […]

    Colorectal cancer on an upswing in South India

    Hyderabad: Over the last couple of decades Indian dietary patterns have mimicked the west. Similarly we are witnessing a trend of western diseases which are now occurring more commonly in Indians. Our hectic lifestyle has led us to consume more fast food, and increasing consumerism has also enabled us to do so leading us to […]

    Mitsubishi Electric India boosts social initiative through Health Awareness Camp.

    Bengaluru: Mitsubishi Electric India is pitching towards the growth of the country and would like to create a sustainable society for all. The company has adopted three basic UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) out of the 17 goals. Through this small initiative, Mitsubishi Electric India is trying to contribute towards the activity and support the society apart […]