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  • This World Health Day, Network18 and Federal Bank launch’ Sanjeevani – A Shot of Life’, nation wide vaccination awareness campaign

    Strengthening the fight against Covid-19 pandemic, India’s most diversified media conglomerate, Network18 with Federal Bank, and actor and activist Sonu Sood have come together to launch a nationwide vaccination awareness campaign – ‘Sanjeevani – A Shot of Life’. Launched on the occasion of World Health Day, the campaign aims to raise awareness amongst all Indians […]

    37.4-centimeter spinal Ependymoma tumor, the largest spinal (Ependymoma) tumor recorded in the world, removed from 22-year-old patient

    Doctors at Fortis Hospital Shalimar Bagh recently performed an intensive surgery on a 22-year-old patient, removing the world’s largest recorded spinal ependymoma tumor (37.4 centimeters). The largest known spinal ependymoma tumor recorded till date has been of 28 centimeters, in this case however it was 9 centimeters larger. A team of doctors led By Dr […]

    Timely diagnosis and treatment of rare lung condition at Kokilaben Hospital saves life

    Mumbai: The timely diagnosis of a rare and life-threatening lung condition, Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) in a 42-year-old lady, Mrs. Puja Bansode allowed doctors at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) to carry out the complex surgical procedure called pulmonary thrombendarterectomy (PTE) to remove organized blood clots in the blood vessels of the lungs. Mrs. Bansode […]

    Treat Pain like a disease, not like a symptom

    Dr Amod Manocha, Senior Consultant & Head, Pain Management Services, Max Hospital, Saket Amid the COVID era, people have been conscious about their overall health and wellness. Yet there is a dire need to raise awareness about preventing lifestyle ailments that contributes a major burden on the healthcare sector in the country.  It is believed that persistent […]

    Prevalence of fatty liver condition among adolescents and young adults

    By Doctor Jagan Mohan Reddy, Surgical Gastroenterologist at Apollo Spectra Hospital Kondapur, Hyderabad Liver, the largest and heaviest internal organ of the human body, is often ignored in our healthcare regime. This one single organ impacts all aspects of our health. The liver, which is located under the lower rib cage on the right side, performs […]

    This World Health Day, Let’s Build A Balanced And Healthier World || Aviva Life Insurance

    7th April, every year, is celebrated as World Health Day. It is observed annually to create awareness about health and wellbeing and draws attention of people from all around the world to highlight important health issues. It is very imperative to be prepared mentally, physically and financially for all kinds of uncertainties during these constantly […]

    Dialysis patients in Bangalore & Chennai can now opt for Home Hemodialysis, and stay safe during COVID-19

    Bangalore: Dialysis patients can have a sigh of relief as Home Hemodialysis services launch in Bangalore & Chennai, starting 01 April, 2021.The recent spike in COVID-19 cases has been worrisome for everyone, but more so for anxiety-ridden dialysis patients, who are required to visit dialysis centres at least twice a week for their procedure.  Apollo […]

    Seha Kidney Care Collaborates With International Experts On Paired Kidney Donation

    Virtual seminar gathered more than 1,800 industry experts to explore medical diagnostics and treatment methods for patients with chronic kidney disease Abu Dhabi: SEHA Kidney Care (SKC), part of Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the largest healthcare network in the UAE, gathered more than 1,800 leading clinical, academic, research and healthcare executives, and industry […]

    Aster Neurosciences, Aster CMI doctors save the life of an 8-and-a-half-year-old boy by removing hanging brain matter from his face

    The child suffered from a rare condition, nasal encephalocele, making his case a 1 in a million occurrence   Bangalore: In a life altering surgery that lasted for 6 and a half hours, a team of doctors at Aster Neurosciences, Aster CMI Hospital, helped an 8-and-a-half-year-old Misbah Syed, son of a Bangalore-based IT professional get […]

    Timely Bone Marrow Transplant by Fortis gives new lease of life to a patient with Multiple Myeloma

    Recently, a 43-year-old man was presented at Fortis Hospital, Noida, complaining of severe back pain. Upon investigation, it was found that he was suffering from a rare disease, multiple myeloma which is a type of cancer that forms in the white blood cells or plasma cells. Here cancerous plasma cells accumulate in the bone marrow […]