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  • Doctors at BLK Hospital Become World’s First to Remove Ruptured Hydatid Cyst using Cryoprobe

    NEW DELHI: In a first-ever recorded medical procedure of its kind, doctors at BLK Hospital removed a ruptured Hydatid cyst from the right lung of Ruhi-Un-Nisa, a 45-year-old woman from Srinagar, without conducting an open chest surgery. The cyst, formed by the larvae of tapeworms, was excised piecemeal by freezing it using a cryoprobe. The patient showed initial […]

    LANXESS India donates six ventilators to hospitals in Thane

    Thane: To help combat the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country, specialty chemicals company LANXESS today donated six ventilators worth over INR 1 crore to Kaushalya Medical Foundation Trust Hospital and Bethany Hospital in Thane. Both hospitals have been provided with three ventilators each. The donation was done as part of the company’s CSR initiative […]

    Doctors at Medicover Hospitals perform a complex procedure to save a Covid-19+ve patient who suffered heart stroke

    Hyderabad : Doctors at the Medicover Hospitals performed a complex procedure to save a 32-year-old Covid-19+ve male patient who suffered severe heart stroke. The procedure lasted for many hours before the patient could be revived and his condition stabilized to ensure he was fully out of danger. The victim carries a history of his family […]

    Aster CMI doctors help 5-year-old recover from coma, paralysis and poisoning caused by deadly snake bite

    Bangalore : Monsoons season is usually a high-risk period for seasonal snake bites. Every year close to 81,000 and 138,000 people die from snake bites globally and of these, nearly half are in India (As per the estimates released by WHO). In one such incident, recently, a 5-year-old boy, Nischit, who had slipped into a coma […]

    The Evolution of Consumer Neuroscience During Covid-19

    Duane Varan CEO MediaScience  This is in response to @RogerDooley’s recent article on the shutdown of the majority of Nielsen’s Neuro Division: Naturally, the pandemic poses challenges for many business sectors, and lab-based research is no exception.  Our immediate response back in March was to close our labs in Austin, Chicago, and New York City. But at […]

    SAMI-Aid Hosts Free Webinar on Self-Advocacy in Healthcare

    San Jose, California : As the world faces a major health crisis with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, telehealth company SAMI-Aid is hosting a free webinar to help patients learn how to advocate for themselves and their health needs. The webinar, taking place on Wednesday, September 23, from 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. PT, is free […]

    Doctors at KIMS Hospitals, Hyderabad, perform India’s first double lung transplant on a Covid-19+ve patient

    Hyderabad : Doctors at the Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), one of India’s leading healthcare providers, have successfully performed India’s first-ever double lung transplant surgery on a Covid-19+ve patient, who was discharged from the hospital on Friday. The procedure was performed at the main branch of the hospital located at Hyderabad, and was led […]

    In the times of Covid, Why Women’s Mental Health is more discussed topic than men.

    As a result of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, the world is facing one of the greatest challenges we have experienced in over a century. Covid-19 has clearly shown that our Public Health infrastructure must be fortified, and this time, women’s mental health urgently needs to be a priority.  So, why must we especially focus on […]

    Benign prostatic hyperplasia treatment with Dr Allen’s Device may protect against coronavirus critical for India and US

    The non-surgical treatment with Dr Allen’s Device reduces the size of enlarged prostate and helps its users to avoid contracting a coronavirus, a new scientific article reveals. Titled “Innovative Thermobalancing therapy and Dr Allen’s Device for the first time employ body energy to treat chronic prostatic diseases effectively” and published in the International Journal of […]

    Successfully to Save 75-Year-Old Man at Fortis Malar

    Chennai : Doctors at Fortis Malar Hospitalsuccessfully implanted the state-of-the-artLeadless pacemaker on a 75-year-old patientrecently. The device is the smallest and lightest pacemaker in the world. The patient wasadmitted to the hospital with acomplete heart block along with complaints of excessive tiredness. Dr E Babu, Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Fortis Malar Hospital performed the successful procedure. The patient had earlier undergone […]