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  • Tuesday, February, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 12:28:01
  • ICRA upgrades Fortis Healthcare’s Credit rating to highest A1+ category

    Gurgaon :Fortis Healthcare Limited (Fortis), announced today that The Rating Committee of ICRA, after due consideration of the latest developments at the company, has revised Fortis’ rating for short-term borrowings from [ICRA]A1to [ICRA]A1+. This is the highest credit rating accorded to a company and is reflective of Fortis’ improved liquidity profile following the sale of […]

    Children’s cardiovascular fitness declining worldwide: study

    Kids today are about 15 percent less fit from a cardiovascular standpoint than their parents were as youngsters, according to a new study which included data from 28 countries. Many kids don’t run as far or fast as their parents did, researchers said, noting that the decline in running fitness may indicate worse health in […]

    Public awareness program & interactive games marks National Epilepsy Day

    Bangalore  :  Children with epilepsy usually have multidisability like academic difficulties, behavioural problems etc. and hence require a multidisciplinary team approach consisting of pediatric neurologist, physiotherapist, child psychologist, occupational therapist and speech therapist. Parijma neurodiagnostic and rehabilitation centre which is a unique and multi-disciplinary centre for neurological disabilities has been organizing various events on the […]

    Homeo Trends Launched in the City

    Hyderabad : A new super specialty hospital ‘Homeo Trends’ was launched near Dilsukhnagar, Kothapet area in the city on Wednesday. Southern star and Attarintiki Daredi fame Pranitha inaugurated this first branch of Homeo Trends. Talking at the occasion, Pranita said Homeo Trends medical facilities will help in improving total health. “The Homeopathy has capacity to […]

    Cigna TTK Health Insurance secures license from IRDA, to shortly commence India operations

    Bangalore : Cigna TTK Health Insurance Company Limited, a joint venture between the U.S. based global health service leader, Cigna Corporation, and Indian conglomerate TTK Group, has received the regulatory – license from the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) on 13th November, 2013 and is set to commence its operations soon. Announcing this development, […]

    Superbugs could erase a century of medical advances

    The rise of drug-resistant superbugs could undo a century’s worth of medical advancements and render seemingly routine surgeries deadly in the very near future, UK experts have warned. Experts, including England’s chief medical officer, Dame Sally Davies, writing in The Lancet, warn that death rates from bacterial infections “might return to those of the early […]

    Narayana health launches rural cancer surveillance program

    Bangalore : Narayana Health today announced the launch of Rural ‘Cancer Surveillance Program’ in partnership with Mazumdar Shaw Medical Foundation.  The program launched by Dr. Devi Shetty, Chairman, Narayana Health and Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Chairman and Managing Director, Biocon will work towards creating awareness and conducting preliminary screening of Head and Neck cancers in […]

    India Is World’s Diabetes Capital With 61 Million Diabetics, May Jump To 101 Million By 2030, According To IDF

    Mumbai: Diabetes is today recognized as a major lifestyle disease and India has become the Diabetes Capital of the world with 61 million Diabetics between 20-79 years suffering from this dreaded disease and continue to increase by the day. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) estimates that by 2030, 8.4% of India’s adult population will have […]

    HealthKartPlus expands its footprint

    Bengaluru : HealthKartPlus, India’s leading online pharmacy network and medicine application, has today announced the expansion of its drug delivery services in Bengaluru region. After successfully catering to the consumers within Delhi/NCR, the company is now ready to expand its services in other cities. Followed by Bengaluru; the service will be introduced in other metros […]

    National Hospitality awards grand gala

    Hyderabad : The first edition of its Indian Hospitality Awards 2013 at a grand gala function held at the Hyderabad International convention center, Madhapur, Hyderabad. The National Hospitality Awards 2013 function was graced by dignitaries , Chandana Khan , Special chief secretary- Andhra Pradesh Tourism , Ficci vice-chairman Mr J.A. Chowdary and Mr S.M. Shervani, […]