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  • Proactive search of matching stem cell donors now available by country’s largest stem cell bank

    Bangalore: LifeCell, a global leader in Community Stem Cell Banking recently announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind service, StemMatch for its community banking members. In line with the commitment towards providing proactive healthcare services, StemMatch will now provide information on the exact number and quality of matching stem cell units available for the child and […]

    Aster DM Healthcare to provide 10,000 free medical investigations for the needy over the next 1 year in India and GCC

    Aster Hospitals Bangalore to provide 1500 free MRI and CT Scans to the underprivileged people in Karnataka Bangalore: In an effort to make quality healthcare accessible to the underprivileged people in the state, Aster Hospitals, Bangalore has announced to provide around 1500 free MRI and CT Scans for the needy in Karnataka for the next […]

    International Tuberculosis Symposium on World TB Day, March 24, 2021

    Each year, World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is observed on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of TB and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. TB remains one of the world’s deadliest infectious killers. Each day, nearly 4000 lose their lives to TB, and close […]

    Medica Superspecialty Hospital conducts Eastern India’s first Artificial Heart Implant (LVAD)

    New Delh: Medica Group of Hospitals, the largest private hospital chain in Eastern India, at its flagship facility Medica Superspecialty Hospital in Kolkata conducted a critical operation for around 6 hours to retrieve a 54 year old gentleman, from Chhattisgarh, and pioneered an ingenuous marvel in the treatment of heart implants by having the first […]

    Fight Against Tuberculosis Begins with Awareness: Know the Symptoms

    By Dr. Hirenappa Udnur, Pulmonologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Hebbal India shares the burden of a quarter of global tuberculosis cases. Tuberculosis popularly addressed with the acronym TB is an infectious disease that usually affects the lungs. It can also affect other parts of the body like the spine or the brain. Lack of awareness, ignorance […]

    Choosing the right surgeon improves the life of joint replacement surgeries

    New Delhi: As India is facing the knee arthritis epidemic the number of patients requiring knee replacement has grown exponentially. Joint replacement surgery is a frequently performed operation — over 2 lakhs hip and knee replacements are implanted every year in India, and the results are typically excellent as drastically improves the quality of life and takes away […]

    Cigarette smoking increases the risk of severe TB infection

    Article by Dr. Pavan Yadav, Consultant – Interventional Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine and Lung Transplantation, Aster RV Hospital Tuberculosis is a rampant disease in our country with more than 27% of the world’s TB cases occurring in India, according to the Global Tuberculosis Report 2019. Curbing cigarette smoking plays a key role in overcoming the TB […]

    Genital Tuberculosis causing Infertility; Lack of Awareness and Missing Symptoms Key Hindrances

    · Delay in diagnosis and treatment can damage fallopian tubes in women and cause azoospermia (complete absence of sperm in semen) in men. · The number of couples with genital TB have increased by 10% per cent in the past 5 years. · Tuberculosis in the reproductive organs is caused when the person contracts the mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria […]

    TrialWire launches StudyBoost, the Clinical Trial Insurance Plan

    A monthly insurance plan that provides an instant patient recruitment boost at any time, across one or all sites depending on recruitment needs. SYDNEY & SAN FRANCISCO: TrialWire™, the most secure digital Patient Recruitment Platform, announces the launch of StudyBoost, the monthly insurance plan that provides an instant patient recruitment boost at any time, across […]

    What Are Medical Sensors Used For?

    In the healthcare industry, the efficient and accurate operation of medical devices is crucial, as it is vital for the convenience and reliability of every procedure. And with the ever-growing population, patient auto-monitoring systems are increasingly becoming more important.  And for all those applications that demand a low total error band and high levels of […]