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  • Aster Prime Hospital conducts workshop on new treatment options for heart failure, cardiac arrest

    29 June, 2017 2:36 PM 25

    The day-long workshop was conducted by Aster Prime Hospital Director and Senior International Cardiologist Dr C Raghu in association with Dr. Klaus Witte, Associate Professor in Cardiology & Consulting Cardiologist, University of Leeds, United Kingdom, a hospital statement here said. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Raghu said Heart Failure (HF) was a progressive

  • Exposure to noisy streets, air conditioners may increase male infertility – The Perfect Reporter

    29 June, 2017 10:17 AM 27

    Researchers have found a new cause for increase in male infertility – prolonged exposure to noisy streets and noise of air conditioner at home. The research that concluded noise as one of the factors behind increase in male infertility was carried out by scientists at Seoul National University in the Republic of Korea who say that it is important to consider

  • Doctors perform pancreas, kidney & liver transplant surgeries on same day

    28 June, 2017 6:58 PM 16

    Pune: A team of doctors at Sahyadri hospital successfully performed kidney, pancreas and liver transplant surgeries simultaneously on two different patients on a single day recently. The feat was claimed to be the first instance of a hospital performing three transplants on a single day in western India. Also, it was only the second time that pancreas

  • IVF babies have same cognitive skills as naturally-born babies: Study

    28 June, 2017 6:10 AM 25

    Babies conceived from artificial methods such as IVF and ART have the same cognitive skills as the babies conceived naturally, revealed a study. Babies conceived from artificial methods such as In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) and Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) have the same cognitive skills as the babies conceived naturally, revealed a study on Tuesday

  • Slain Junaid's brother shifted to Apollo Hospital

    28 June, 2017 5:18 AM 45

    New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Sakir, brother of Junaid who was stabbed to death in a passenger train on June 23, was shifted to the city-based Apollo Hospital on Tuesday. Sakir was earlier admitted to the trauma centre of All India Institute of Medical Sciences. "The boy (Sakir) was bought to Apollo today (Tuesday). Team has already been constituted to monitor

  • Ganta meets anthrax patients at KGH

    28 June, 2017 12:30 AM 20

    Visakhapatnam: State human resource development (HRD) minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao visited the anthrax-affected patients at King George Hospital (KGH) on Tuesday along with other health officials. He asked the medical superintendent of KGH Dr G Arjuna to extend the best possible treatment to the five patients undergoing treatment in the dermatology ward in isolation

  • K Kasturirangan Heads Panel On National Education Policy

    26 June, 2017 8:58 AM 42

    New Delhi: The HRD ministry has appointed a new nine-member panel, headed by space scientist Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan, to work on a New Education Policy (NEP), sources said. The Prakash Javadekar-led HRD ministry has chosen experts and educationists from wide-ranging backgrounds to be part of the panel that is expected to recast India's education policy

  • Startup CEO loses arm after crocodile attack

    26 June, 2017 4:35 AM 40

    Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com BENGALURU: City-based health startup Dozee cofounder Mudit Dandwate was rushed to a hospital after a crocodile ripped his left arm when he ventured into a water body in Ramanagaram on Sunday. Dandwate, 26, an IIT Bombay alumnus, was visiting Thattekere lake, located inside a forest

  • Nagpur witnesses green corridor for the first time

    24 June, 2017 5:06 PM 27

    Nagpur, June 23 (PTI) Nagpur police today set up a `green corridor for speedy transportation of a harvested liver from the Orange City Hospital and the airport. For the first time such a corridor was created in the city, police said. The ambulance taking the liver to the airport covered the distance in four minutes, said the joint commissioner of police

  • Diseases & Swachh Bharat drive on national survey radar

    24 June, 2017 1:26 AM 47

    The socio-economic survey of the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), with a focus on communicable diseases and waste management, will begin in the state on July 1, said an official release issued here on Monday. Information regarding the progress of Swachh Bharat Mission will be gathered during the first six months of the survey, said M Madhusoodhanan