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  • Cultivating 4D tissues – the self-curving cornea

    New Delhi : In the research, a flat circle of gel containing corneal stromal cells (stem cells) was activated with a serum so that the edges of the gel contracted at a different rate to the centre, drawing up the edge over the course of 5 days to form a bowl-like curved cornea. The time-lapsed […]

    Fortis Hospital Noida saves 36year old road accident victim who was critically injured

    Bangalore: Doctors at Fortis Hospital Noida came across a shocking case where a road accident victim had been so badly injured that his lungs had protruded out of his chest. The doctors were able to administer surgical intervention and save the patient, giving him a second chance at life. The patient, Mr. Yogendra Kumar, was […]

    Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute Organises First National Nursing Conference ‘Nursicon 2019’

    New Delhi :The nursing department of Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Center (RGCIRC) organized the first National Nursing conference, Nursicon 2019. In this conference organized at Hotel Crown Plaza in Rohini, New Delhi, various aspects, challenges related to oncology nursing were discussed & highlighted by various dignitaries. The theme of the Nursicon 2019 was […]

    Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital Celebrates Second Anniversary

    Guntur: Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, a comprehensive eye hospital offering a complete solution for eye ailments successfully completed two years in Guntur today. Tollywood actress Regina Cassandra graced the occasion as the chief guest and flagged off canter van and announced free eye consultation to all Government employees and senior citizens at the hospital till 28 February 2019. On the eve […]

    Pramod Laxman Mahajan on a 10000 Kilometre Journey to promote Organ Donation

    Bangalore: The best way of spreading awareness is to educate the future generations and the Yuva Chapter of Sankara College of Optometry organised a session on Organ donation. Also as a part of organ donation awareness drive they organised the kite flying fest that had message in it on pledging organs which was gifted to […]

    Driving for a long period of time causes driver’s foot

    Dr. Sanjay Agarwala, Head-Orthopsedics & Traumatology, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai Rahul Aged 32 years, a startup entrepreneur had to commute daily from Delhi to Gurgaon. With daily driving of over 5-6 hours, he started facing problems in his right foot from the big toe, arch, heel and ball of the foot. The pain worsened […]

    Importance of pancreas in the human body

    Dr. Bharath Kumar. C, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur Road  The pancreas is an organ that is located in the abdominal region of a human body and is a part of the digestive system of the body.  It is situated in the upper left of the abdomen behind the stomach.  The pancreas is about […]

    Heart transported from Tirunelveli Government Hospital to Fortis Malar in Chennai

    Chennai : A heart from Tirunelveli Government Hospital, Tirunelveli was transported to Chennai for transplant to a patient at Fortis Malar Hospital in Adyar. A potential organ alert was received by the team at Fortis Malar. A team of harvesting doctors were sent to Tirunelveli Government Hospital for assessment of the organ. Post preliminary assessment, the […]

    Natural AlternativesOf Vitamin Supplements

    Vitamins are required by human body for normal cell growth, development and functioning. There are two types of Vitamins- fat-soluble vitamins that are stored in the body’s fat tissues and water-soluble vitamins that are used immediately by the body. Vitamin A, D, E and K are fat-soluble vitamins and Vitamin C and B complex (B1, […]

    Narayana Health City conducts Karnataka’s first ‘heart and lungs’ transplant on a single recipient

    Bengaluru : 68 year old man from Bangalore, got a new life as he underwent heart and lungs transplant at Narayana Health City, Bangalore. The donor is a 24yr old male from Bangalore who met with a road accident. He was admitted at City Hospital. Doctors declared him ‘Brain Dead’ and the family consented in the presence of Jeevasaarthakathe for organ donation […]