Hospitals

Columbia Asia Hospitals is organising a series of activities to mark this World Hypertension...

Bangalore, May 17, 2019: Columbia Asia Hospitals Bengaluru is organizing a series of activities for World Hypertension Day. The theme for this year's Hypertension day is 'Know Your Numbers'. Taking the theme ahead Columbia Asia Hospitals will be conducting '#Tension Ka Test' - Know...

This Inexpensive ‘Smart Bed’ Can Help Patients Have Safe, Sound Sleep

Kolkata, May 14, 2019: In a bid to help patients in the developing countries like India have safe and sound sleep, a leukaemia survivor has created a low-cost ‘smart bed’ at a fraction of the cost of expensive hospital...

India’s State Forensic Labs Expanding Infrastructure on Back of Rising Demand for DNA Testing

New Delhi, May 16, 2019: Led by Delhi and Maharashtra, India's forensic laboratories have managed to reduce pendency of DNA testing cases by a 50% national average. While Delhi has eliminated most of its case backlog, Maharashtra is upgrading facilities across...

NEC Becomes the First Japanese Company to Join the TESLA Consortium’s Fight Against Cancer

New Delhi, May 13, 2019: NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has become the first Japanese company to join the Tumor neoantigEn SeLection Alliance (TESLA) founded and managed by the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and the Cancer Research Institute (CRI)....

Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore Launched “Department of Women and Child Care”

Bangalore, May 11, 2019: Apollo Hospital, Sheshadripuram, one of the premier multispecialty hospitals in India launched their "Department of Women & Child Care" recently at Bangalore for the well being of the mother and the child and the women who...

World Haemophilia Day: How increased awareness can limit the spread of the disease

By: Dr. Stalin Ramprakash, Consultant, Paediatric Haematology, Oncology & BMT, Aster CMI Hospital Haemophilia is a rare genetic disease that affects the body's ability to make blood clots, a process needed to stop bleeding. This results in people bleeding longer...

Lupin in alliance with Natco receives FDA approval for Bosentan Tablets

Mumbai, May 01, 2019: Lupin Limited (Lupin) in alliance with Natco Pharma (Natco) announced that it has received approval for Bosentan Tablets, 62.5 mg and 125 mg, from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market a generic...

Wockhardt Hospital celebrates Patient Safety Week

Mumbai, April 30, 2019: Wockhardt hospitals, a reputed chain of tertiary care super specialty hospitals in India celebrated Patient Safety Week across all its hospitals at Nagpur, Nasik, Vashi (Navi Mumbai), Rajkot, Surat, Wardha, South Mumbai & North Mumbai. The program aimed...

Thinking of Going for Hair Transplant? Here’s know how to Choose a Right Surgeon

New Delhi, April 28, 2019: Choosing the right Hair Transplant Surgeon can often be very tiresome and tedious. With the introduction of several clinics and multi-operational centers in the market who propose unreasonable discounts and offers often put several...

Karnataka government setting example for other states when it comes to rare diseases

New Delhi, April 26, 2019: Understanding the growing disease burden of Pompe across countries, leading experts laid emphasis on the need for timely diagnosis and continuous treatment for patients suffering from rare diseases. Pompe is a type of Lysosomal...