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  • National level polio awareness programme begins today

    Under the ongoing campaign against polio in the country, pulse polio immunization campaign will be taken on Sunday and on 27th February. Pratibha Dev Singh Patil on Saturday launched the immunization drive by administrating the medicine to kids at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Polio cases have significantly come down and soon […]

    India’s First Ever Diabetes And Endocrine Care Center

    Chennai: Medfort Hospitals launched its flagship ‘Medfort Hospitals for Diabetes and Endocrine Care’ in Chennai today. It was inaugurated by Thiru G.K Vasan, Honourable Union Minister for Shipping, Government of India. Being billed as India’s first comprehensive facility focused on diabetes and endocrine care, the hospital will offer disease management solutions ranging from diagnostic tools […]

    Dr. Prathap C. Reddy, Chairman Apollo Hospitals Group releases a pioneering textbook on Surgical Oncology

    Chennai : A revolutionary textbook on Surgical Oncology, dealing with the fundamental principles, evidence based approaches and emergent technologies was released today by Dr. Prathap C. Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals. The book has been edited and compiled by Dr. David L Bartlett, Dr. Pragatheeshwar Thirunavukarasu and Dr. Mathew D Neal, Division of Surgical Oncology, University […]

    It’s a Hat trick for Lavasa Women’s Drive A unique drive to educate women on prevention and detection of cancer

    Mumbai: Every year 8th March is celebrated as International Women’s Day across the world. This year is the culmination of centennial year for International Women’s Day. LWD is a joint initiative of Bombay Times and Lavasa Corporation that will be held on Sunday, 27th February, 2011. It will reach out to women from varied walks […]

    Bloom Fertility Centre Conducts Workshop on `Introduction to Fertility Management Counseling’

    Tamil Nadu: Bloom Fertility Centre of K.M. Speciality Hospital has recently conducted a three day workshop on `Introduction to Fertility Management Counseling’ as a way of creating awareness among people on psychological aspects related to infertility. Dr. Narayana Reddy –Pioneer in Sexual Medicine; Mrs. Saraswathi Bhaskar, Counseling Psychologist and Coach; and Dr. Susan B. Saint-Rossy, […]

    USA’s No. 1 Healthcare Brand VICKS launched a New Range of Products in India!

    New Delhi: After successful launch of America’s No. 1 Vicks Digital Thermometer (V901H) in India, Vicks through Kaz Inc. launched a new range of healthcare products: – V911 Digital Thermometer, V977 Forehead Thermometer, V1300 Personal Inhaler and V188 Vaporizer. Kaz is licensed for Vicks from Procter & Gamble Company since 1995 and is a worldwide […]

    Covidien Unveils Next Generation EverFlex+T Peripheral Stent System

    France : Covidien , a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced availability of the EverFlex+™ Self-Expanding Peripheral Stent System in Europe. The EverFlex+ Self-Expanding Peripheral Stent System is the next generation of EverFlex stent technology for the treatment of peripheral arterial disease. The system strengthens Covidien’s portfolio of market leading stents used for […]

    Ecron Acunova CRO Expands its Clinical Research Centre for Drug Development

    Bangalore: Ecron Acunova, a leading CRO with extensive operation in India and Europe announced expansion of their Mangalore Clinical Pharmacology Unit to a 80 bed facility. The Research Centre was dedicated by Dr. Ramdas M Pai, Chancellor, Manipal University. This expansion caters to the growing needs of its global clients in Pharmaco-Kinetic and Pharmaco Dynamic […]

    Govt. plans new public funded health insurance scheme

    A new public funded health insurance scheme is on the anvil. The new scheme is aimed to cover every citizen of the country. A high level committee of experts appointed by Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh is working on this scheme which is likely to be introduced in the 12th Five Year Plan. Member Secretary […]

    Astellas Enters into License Agreement with TOLMAR

    Japan : Astellas Pharma Inc. (TOKYO:4503″Astellas”) announced today that its European subsidiary Astellas Pharma Europe Ltd.(“Astellas Pharma Europe”, headquarters: Stains,U.K.)” acquired the license for commercialization of the treatment for advanced prostate cancer Eligard from TOLMAR Inc. (“TOLMAR”, headquarters: Colorado, U.S.A.) on December 22, 2010 in a selection of Asian, Middle Eastern, North African and Commonwealth […]