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  • Tawam Hospital Cancer Program Receives CCPC Reaccreditation For Six Cancer Programs

    The SEHA-affiliated facility is the first in the UAE to obtain the JCI certification for the second time with 99.5 per cent compliance score Abu Dhabi: Tawam Hospital, part of Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, is the first center in the country to become recertified with the Joint Commission […]

    Dealing with hypertension during Covid 19 times: Get acquainted with the lesser known symptoms

    By Dr. Magesh Balakrishnan, Consultant, Cardiologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur Road (A unit of Manipal Hospitals) Do you know hypertension is often called the ‘silent killer’? The reason is that it provides little evidence that it exists. Until the underlying high blood pressure provokes chronic problems like a heart attack or a stroke, the condition […]

    Lumbar Facet Disorder, Symptoms and Treatment with Pain Management in Bowie

    The lower back that occurs with severe stiffness is known as the lumbar facet, a joint disorder. Usually, patients feel intense lumbar facet pain during the morning timing or after a long period of inactivity. Radicular leg pain (sciatica) is another related disease of the spine that may occur in spinal nerve root impingement. Facet […]

    Managing gastroenteritis in children -Prevention tactics and symptoms to watch out for

    Abu Dhabi: Gastroenteritis (GE) is an infection that affects the gastrointestinal tract (stomach and intestine). It usually presents with diarrhea (sometimes may be bloody), abdominal cramps, nausea, or vomiting, and sometimes fever. Other symptoms related to dehydration can also occur, like loss of energy, decrease in the amount of urine, dry mucus membranes, sunken eyes, […]

    Doctors at Aster CMI Hospital wash the lungs of a 1 year 9 month old toddler to restore his breathing

    Bangalore: Harichandra, a 1 year 9 month old toddler child, who was afflicted with a rare and life-threateningdisorder called Hereditary Primary Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis (PAP), was finally able to breathe freely after suffering for more than 6 months through the efforts taken by doctors at Aster CMI Hospital who conducted a complicated sequential segmental whole […]

    Aster DM Healthcare ties-up with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories to administer Sputnik V vaccine for a limited pilot soft launch

    New Delhi: Aster DM Healthcarae, an emerging healthcare player in India has partnered with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories to administer the Sputnik V Vaccine as part of a limited pilot soft launch.  To help bolster the vaccine implementation drive by the Government of India, Aster DM Healthcare will initially inoculate beneficiaries in (Kochi) Kerala and Kolhapur […]

    Development of immunotherapy in cancer treatments

    Contributed by Dr. Indoo Ammbulkar, Senior Medical Oncologist, HCG Cancer Centre Mumbai Cancer is the deadliest disease and leading cause of death worldwide. Over the years, ability to test and treat the disease has significantly improved. More people who get cancer are living longer. Some are being cured. Exhilarating advances are paving the way to better […]

    Tawam Hospital Saves an Elderly Patient from Permanent Paralysis after Experiencing an Acute Stroke

    Al Ain: The medical team in the Interventional Radiology Department at Tawam Hospital, a facility affiliated with Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, successfully treated a 75-year-old national patient. She was brought to the hospital’s Emergency Department with symptoms of an acute stroke resulting in the loss of her ability […]

    Timely detection will reduce impact of third wave in India – A Webinar Organised by ASSOCHAM

    New Delhi: The number of positive cases which was around 20 percent till last month has come down to less than 4 percent now, this was possible only because of timely detection and treatment all across the country, this would also be instrumental in reducing the negative impact of the third wave of the pandemic […]

    Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Dr Suresh Nayar Becomes First Non-British to be Elected President of British Society of Prosthodontics

    The British Society of Prosthodontics (BSSPD) is one of the oldest of the specialist dental societies in the UK and has a worldwide membership of around 500 Mumbai : Adjunct professor of Prosthodontics and Implantology at the School of Dentistry, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Dr Suresh Nayar, has become the first ever non- British to be […]