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  • Doctors at Vikram Hospital perform successful Heart Transplantation on a young lady after supporting her on an artificial heart (Bi-VAD) machine for a record 155 days (longest in India till date)

    Bangalore: Vikram Hospital, Bengaluru’s trusted quaternary care multi-specialty hospital, has successfully carried out a heart transplant on a patient suffering from advanced Heart Failure, after supporting her failing heart using an artificial heart support machine called Bi – VAD for a record 155 days. This is the longest – ever duration that a patient in India […]

    More efficient drug delivery within the brain by utilizing LAT1

    According to a new study carried out at the University of Eastern Finland, the distribution of drug molecules within the brain can be improved by utilizing LAT1, which is expressed highly in the brain. By converting drug molecules temporarily into prodrugs, derivatives that can utilize LAT1 for cell entry and subsequently release the active parent […]

    DAUGHTERS MATTER_TVF_Girliyapa Spotlight’s hard hitting video for Daughter’s Day

    Daughters, the word in itself brings a huge smile to many faces for the reasons best known to all of us. Our chest swells with pride in addition to our smile getting broader and broader. But that is not the case everywhere, unfortunately. In many patriarchal societies, female children are still perceived to be inferior to […]

    Moderate Exercise can improve your chances of normal delivery

    Guwahati: With the vastly changing lifestyle and the depleting manual household work, moderate exercise has become very important for pregnant women. Exercise as instructed by the doctor not only helps for a healthy full term pregnancy but also raises the chances of normal delivery by 90%. A caesarean section can have a lot of health complications in […]

    Free Swarnaprashan Camps for children at Jiva Ayurveda on September 24

    Hyderabad: Jiva Ayurveda, one of the largest Ayurveda treatment organizations in the world is organizing free Swarnaprashan camps for children in all its 84 clinics across India on the auspicious date of Pushya Nakshatra on September 24. During the camp, children between the age of 1 and 16 years will be given free drops of Swarnaprashan. […]

    YouTubers, Instagrammers in India help educate 100,000 women on benefits of menstrual cups

    YouTubers and Instagrammers from different parts of India came forward to lend their support for #FixYourPeriods, a first-of-its-kind digital campaign that aimed to create large-scale social awareness on modern methods of menstrual hygiene management (MHM) among Indian girls and women. The campaign that lasted for over a month was conceived and executed by everteen, a […]

    Bawabat Al Sharq Mall all set to donate for Breast Cancer Care.

    Bawabat Al Sharq Mall invites general public to join its special drive to raise awareness during October – The Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and contribute their efforts for raising AED 100,000 that will be donated to RAHMA (Cancer Patient Care Society).   #RunTheFight campaign will be held from 1st to 31st October 2019. Mall visitors […]

    Abu Dhabi Health Services (SEHA) to expand and integrate kidney care

    Abu Dhabi : Abu Dhabi Health Services (SEHA) has today unveiled plans for a world-class kidney care service at SEHA Kidney Care (SKC), previously known as SEHA Dialysis Services (SDS) centers – from preventing kidney disease through peritoneal and hemodialysis, to kidney transplantation. This integrated and comprehensive service expands the center’s current offering as part […]

    37-year-old woman susceptible to breast cancer risk undergoes preventive surgery

    Ghaziabad: Positive family support and best of medical advice helped a 37-year-old Riti from West Delhi’s Janakpuri take a very bold step which has changed her life forever. As a preventive step to avoid development of breast and ovarian cancer, she underwent voluntary bilateral mastectomy and removal of her ovaries. Presenting her case to spread awareness […]

    Vaping Illness: The ban on e-cigarettes and its’s severe health complications

    Dr Sunil Havannavar, Consultant Internal Medicine, Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur Road Tobacco chewing and smoking has been a serious healthcare challenge in India. While the number of consumers have deteriorated steadily, a main chunk of Indian population still consumes tobacco products especially cigarettes which are easily available all across. E-cigarettes may prove dangerous for public […]