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  • EssilorLuxottica launches national awareness campaign about poor eyesight in children as a global health issue on World Sight Day 2021

    1 in 4 children have a vision problem that effects their learning EssilorLuxottica’s focus is on raising awareness about poor vision in children, the need for regular eye exams and good eye health habits. Bangalore – At the occasion of the 21st edition of World Sight Day, EssilorLuxottica is rolling out a national campaign, raising […]

    On Global Handwashing Day, Bhatia Hospital create awareness on the right way to wash hands and keep diseases at bay

      On account of Global Handwashing Day, Bhatia Hospital held a very special activity to understand the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent and keep diseases at bay. The event was held by Sister Kanchan from Bhatia Hospital and saw everyone right from support staff, housekeeping staff, doctors and […]

    LifeCell joins hands with Sohum Innovation Labs to make best-in-class Newborn Hearing Screening accessible across the country

     ~Partnership aimed at initiating the first phase of Newborn hearing screening program in Pune & Bengaluru~ Chennai : LifeCell International, India’s leading healthcare and diagnostics solutions provider today announced its partnership with Sohum Innovation Labs to introduce an affordable Newborn Hearing Screening program across the country. Complementing LifeCell’s RightStart Newborn Screening, the most advanced and […]

    “Our Future is at Hand- Let’s Move Forward Together” necessitates conversations about the importance of hand washing – beyond COVID-19 on Global Handwashing Day

    –          Experts speaking at a webinar organized by USAID-NISHTHA and Unilever on the occasion of Global Handwashing Day discussed the behavioral changes and evidence based social interventions required to promote healthy hygiene behaviors. –          They also underlined the relevance of hand washing at the point of care and reinforced the role of frontline healthcare workers […]

    World Sight Day: ENTOD Pharmaceutical to Organise Free Eye Check-up Camp

    New Delhi – On the occasion of World Sight Day, ENTOD Pharmaceuticals will conduct 30 free eye check-up and cataract camps across different locations. Apart from offering free screenings to people, the campaign will raise awareness on the importance of eye health, diseases that can occur and even offer free medication samples to people. Raising […]

    25 per cent rise in thrombosis cases in Telangana post COVID-10

    Blood clots or thrombus can form in blood vessels due to many reasons. They can travel into limb arteries or arteries to brain or intestines from the heart or aorta. They can form primarily in arteries or veins due to an increased tendency for clotting. This could be following major surgery, severe dehydration, prolonged bed […]

    Terminating the root cause is it possible?

    Yes, it is possible, after the pandemic my eyes started searching for the one option that can help to fight with the upcoming unpredicted ailment and medical facility. I went through plenty of sites and newspapers and book all I found was “immunity” the only and the best option is enhancing immunity. Now the question […]

    SEHA introduces rapid COVID-19 PCR tests across six of its healthcare centers in Al Dhafra

    Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, has accredited six of its centers in Al Dhafra to provide COVID-19 rapid PCR test results within five hours. These rapid PCR tests are available in: COVID-19 Prime Assessment Center in Madinat Zayed, as well as the SEHA COVID-19 Drive-Through Services Centers in Madinat […]

    Boost Immunity through a Balanced Diet over the next few months

    D Bhargavi, Chief Dietician, Specialist Hospital, Bengaluru With the onset of the monsoon season and the fast-approaching winter, common ailments such as dengue, common cold, influenza, food infections, water infections and cholera begin to surface. In order to keep yourself safe from these ailments, it is recommended to ensure that you consume the right kind […]

    94% Survival in Children with Hodgkin Lymphoma in India

    In contrast to less than 30% overall survival ratio  New Delhi: A recent study supported by the National Society for Childhood Cancer, Cankids Kidscan with the Indian Pediatric Oncology Group (InPOG), shows an amazing 94% event free survival and 95.5% overall survival for early-stage Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL) in Children with Cancer in India, comparable to […]