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  • ‘Bladder Cancer Support Group’ by Medica to give a new lease of life to cancer patients

    ~ Bladder cancer is the 9th most common cancer in the world ~ New Delhi : On this year’s Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, Medica Group of Hospitals, the largest private hospital chain in Eastern India, made an announcement on Friday, May 13th, for the establishment of a ‘Bladder Cancer Support Group’ for the bladder cancer […]

    Doctors at Kamineni Hospitals successfully perform complex awake coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery

     Hyderabad : Surgeons at Kamineni Hospitals, Hyderabad, successfully performed an Awake Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) surgery on Venkataramana, a 64-year-old RTC bus driver, hailing from Cherlagudem village, Sangareddy District. He is an active chain smoker because of which his heart valves developed a blockage. He also suffers from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) because […]

    Maternal Mortality Is Declining In India

    India’s Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) — defined as maternal deaths per 100,000 live births — is improving, now 103, down from 254 in 2004-6, data released by the Registrar General of India reveals. In fact, thanks to strong policies, programmes, and financial backing, India has successfully reduced its MMR by almost 50% every ten years (it […]

    Advantages of Robotic Surgery in treating Gastric cancer

    Dr Devendra G Parikh, Surgical Oncology, Advanced laparoscopic & Robotic Cancer Surgeon, HCG Cancer Centre Ahmedabad Gastric cancer, known to be the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths and the fifth most common cancer worldwide, is often diagnosed at an advanced stage that requires radical gastrectomy. While Radical Gastrectomy has been the primary treatment over […]

    Roche Diabetes Care Launches ACCU-FINE® Pen Needles for Virtually Painless Insulin Delivery

    Aims to increase compliance and improve outcomes for People with Diabetes (PwD) Mumbai : Roche Diabetes Care India (RDC India) today announced the launch of ACCU-FINE®, quality pen needles to make the process of insulin delivery smoother and virtually painless for people with diabetes. This latest innovation from Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK®, aims […]

    Sakra World Hospital celebrates Mother’s Day with Pourakarmikas by organizing free health checkups and screening

    Bengaluru – On the occasion of Mother’s Day, Sakra World Hospital, a premier healthcare organization in Bengaluru arranged a free health camp for Pourakarmikas in Kadubeesana Halli , in association with BBMP Ward No 150. The medical camp was conducted in the presence of Mamatha M.S, Assistant Executive Engineer, Mahadevapura Division-BBMP, Mr  Rajanna, Health Inspector […]

    Medica inaugurates its own Hematuria clinic during the bladder cancer awareness month

    ~West Bengal is one of the leading Bladder Cancer states in India~ Mumbai : On this year’s Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, Medica Group of Hospitals, the largest private hospital chain in Eastern India, at its flagship facility Medica Superspecialty Hospital in Kolkata, launched a dedicated Haematuria Clinic on 4th May, 2022 for early detection of […]

    Top 5 health tech startups to get online doctor consultations

    Doctors play an essential role in our lives. Most people, especially those in the later stage of their lives, require doctor consultations now and then. But because of the pandemic, providing consultations personally was not possible for doctors. However, thanks to the healthcare startups who, with the help of technology, made it possible to bridge […]

    Do not mix Mushrooms and Alcohol

    Consuming magic mushrooms (shrooms) and alcohol together can have unpredictable results. For this reason, doctors recommend against combining alcohol and recreational drugs such as shrooms. Alcohol and shrooms interact because they can affect the brain in some of the same ways. Combining substances that act similarly intensifies the drugs’ effects, side effects, and potential risks. […]

    Below are the top 4 B2B Health and Wellness Platforms

    1)  Visit Health- It is recognized as a full-stack Corporate Health & Wellness Partner with the highest level of employee engagement, and customizations at an organizational as well as individual employee level. It has an average sign-up rate of 75-80% with 30-40% monthly active users, even after years of implementation. Visit is Personal Healthcare Assistant […]