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  • A 22-Year-Old Boy With A Rare Heart Condition Successfully Treated At Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road

    Mumbai: A team led by Dr Mayuresh Pradhan, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon and consisting Dr Chetan Bhambhure( Cardiologist), Dr Vasudeo( Anaesthetist), Mr Shankar Gupta ( Perfusionist)gave  second lease of life to a 22-year-old boy with   Aortic Dissection, a rare and serious condition in which a tear occurs in the inner layer of the body’s main artery (aorta) […]

    70-year-old patient successfully treated for rare eye infection at Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital

    Patasho Devi was at risk of losing complete vision; her diagnosis done through a specialised ocular microbiology lab 13th of October is observed at World Sight Day New Delhi : Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital treated a 70-year-old female patient, Patasho Devi (from Sonipat, Haryana) for a rare eye infection, keratitis. The patient was partially […]

    Safe Abortion: A basic human right

    An abortion is a medical procedure that terminates pregnancy. For millions of women who become pregnant, it is a fundamental healthcare requirement. It is estimated that 1 in 4 pregnancies end in abortion every year worldwide. According to the United Nations Population Funds’ State of the World Population Report 2022 abortion is the third leading […]

    Has Covid-19 increased the risk of Alzheimer’s amongst adults?

    In the post-COVID world, there is a real and present danger of another epidemic – a silent one – emerging. Recent research suggests that COVID infection significantly increases the risk of Alzheimer’s among older people. A report published in Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease reveals that older people infected with Covid-19 are at 50-80 per cent […]

    Dr Kanury Rao launches the game changing new blood test that can detect early stages of cancer in women with 98% accuracy

    Gurgaon based healthcare tech company, PredOmix Technologies, has launched a ground breaking blood test that can detect multiple cancers at early stages in women. Dr. Kanury Rao is one of the directors at PredOmix Technologies. This could dramatically advance the diagnosis of the disease, saving millions of lives Nearly 70% of cancer deaths are caused […]

    57-year-old army man gives new lease to four

    The family of a 57-year-old male, who was declared brain dead at Manipal Hospital, Jaipur, on Saturday, took the brave decision of donating his heart, liver, and kidneys. The organs were allocated by the National Organ & Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO). One kidney was transplanted into a 37-year-old female at Manipal Hospital Jaipur and the […]

    Manipal Hospital Whitefield as A Center of Excellence Felicitates Organ Transplant Donors and Recipients

    Bangalore : Manipal Hospital Whitefield celebrated this World Organ Donation Week by felicitating organ donors and recipients at the hospital premises. As a quaternary care hospital, they organized an event to spread awareness about the noble cause of organ donation. The event was inaugurated by Mr. Arnab Mondal, Hospital Director along with Dr. Ravi Shankar […]

    Robotic Surgery: An advanced treatment approach to treat Gynaecological Cancers

    Dr. Swati Shah, Surgical Oncologist, HCG Cancer Centre, Ahmedabad. Cancer is a condition where the cells in the body grow out of control. When cancers develop in a woman’s reproductive organs, it is termed gynaecological cancer. The common type of cancer includes cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar. Robotic surgery is the recent advancement in […]

    Complex Liver Transplant at Kamineni Hospitals gives new lease of life to 73-year-old patient

    Hyderabad :  Medicines can cure diseases, but only doctors can cure patients. Surgeons at Kamineni Hospitals, LB Nagar, Hyderabad, performed a Complex Liver Transplant surgery on 73-year-old Manjit Rai Dua, who had a medical history of Cryptogenic CLD, Pulmonary Hypertension, Hepatic Encephalopathy, Ascites, and Upper GI Bleed. He also had multiple endoscopies due to history […]

    68-year-old man climbs Mount Everest after knee-replacement surgery

    A 68-year-old man climbed to the base camp of Mount Everest after getting a knee replacement surgery at Apollo Hospitals, Ahmedabad, breaking several myths attached to the surgery. Indore-based Anil Sharma has always been an outdoor enthusiast and inclined towards sports. But by the age of 57, he started having osteoarthritis of knee joints and […]