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  • CORONA Virus Scare – AbhiBus.com launches initiative to make bus travel safer for the passengers

    Hyderabad: In an effort to promote awareness as well to expand the safety net around the spread of the coronavirus, AbhiBus.com is offering to hand-deliver to their homes protection grade masks to all those who book tickets on their platforms across the country. In addition to this, AbhiBus will also provide hand sanitizers in a partner bus services. […]

    Immunization of a newborn within 12 hours of delivery has reduced the risk of Hepatitis B virus transmission by more than 95 percent

    Mysuru: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a worldwide public health problem. There are approximately more than 200 million HBV carriers in the world. There has been growing awareness and the implementation of effective vaccination programs in many countries has resulted in a significant decrease in the incidence of new hepatitis B infection. The process of immunization of a […]

    Takeda Initiates Development of a Plasma-Derived Therapy for COVID-19

    Cambridge, Mass. and Osaka, Japan: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today will share with members of the United States Congress that it is initiating the development of an anti-SARS-CoV-2 polyclonal hyperimmune globulin (H-IG) to treat high-risk individuals with COVID-19, while also studying whether Takeda’s currently marketed and pipeline products may be effective treatments for infected patients. SARS-CoV-2 […]

    Paper device could bring portable coronavirus detection, but funding bars production

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Only a select number of state and local laboratories have permission from U.S. health officials to use diagnostic tests for COVID-19, a coronavirus-caused disease. If the virus is spreading nationwide, most communities do not have access to the necessary tests. Purdue University biomedical engineers have developed a handheld paper device that quickly and […]

    28,234 Cerebral Palsy patients offered normal lifestyle by Narayan Seva Sansthan following post-operative procedures

    9 year old Musami Dali and 8 years old Divyanshu Kumar suffering from Cerebral Palsy received a new ray of hope from Narayan Seva Sansthan after being operated for free. Narayan Seva Sansthan has conducted over 28,234 post-operative procedures on cerebral palsy patients to offer them a normal lifestyle.. Mausmi Dali before the treatment was […]

    Diet Regime before and during cancer treatment

    Contributed by- Soumita Biswas – Chief Nutritionist – Aster RV Hospital Diet is the key part not only during cancer treatment in fact, it is important during pre & post treatment as well. When you have cancer, you need to eat to keep up your strength to deal with the side effects of treatment. Treatments […]

    Strengthen health systems to prevent, detect and treat birth defects

    By Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia Concerted action is needed to ensure health systems in the WHO South-East Asia Region can prevent, detect and treat birth defects. Every year, eight million children globally are estimated to be born with a birth defect. The most serious defects include heart defects, neural […]

    World Hearing Day 3rd March 2020

    Hyderabad : 3rd of March every year is observed as World Hearing Day. According to World Health Organization 900 million people could suffer from disabling hearing loss by 2050; according to new estimates released by WHO currently 466 million people worldwide suffer from disabling hearing loss, 34 million of whom are children. This is up from 360 […]

    3-year old’s finger got stuck in a play area equipment, successfully rescued by Fire Department and the doctors

    Bangalore: A 3-year-old girl whose index finger was stuck in one of the play area equipment of the apartment was successfully revived after 4 hours of tremendous efforts put by the rescue team. The team consisted of Fire department members, Paediatric Intensive Care Department doctors and Paediatric surgeon from Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield. The child’s […]

    Voices of the Region Holds June Speaker Series

    St. Louis, Mo. : The St. Louis Regional Chamber and Psychological Associates present their Voices of the Region speaker series event titled “Build-A-Bear Success Story.”  The program will be held Fri., June 26 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the St. Louis Regional Chamber located at One Metropolitan Square. The program will feature Maxine Clark, […]