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Columbia Asia Hospital Sarjapur, performs a rare heart surgery on a U.S. citizen

New Delhi, November 16, 2018: Jim aged 58 from California, was on business trip to India. On reaching Bangalore the fever that has subsided before his travel flared up again and he was immediately fetched to Columbia Asia HospitalSarjapur...

Young Heart Attack Patient Saved using Optical Coherence Tomography at Narayana Health City

Bengaluru, November 16, 2018: Narayana Health City successfully treated a Bangalorean youth who suffered heart attack while at work. The patient, Mr. Mohammed Rafeek, 27 year old, was suffering from a coronary artery disease (CAD) with Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) and Triple...

World First Aid Day, Sept 8, 2018: The theme for this year is “First...

By Dr. Shailesh Shetty S, Sr. Specialist - Emergency Medicine, Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore Being in the emergency department we get to see many cases where I strongly feel that, if the people around were trained in first aid, we...

Countries in WHO South-East Asia to intensify efforts to control dengue, eliminate malaria

New Delhi, September 09, 2018: Countries in WHO South-East Asia resolved to accelerate efforts to control dengue which threatens nearly 1.3 billion people with frequent and largescale outbreaks, and control malaria, that continues to be endemic in the Region. "We need...

Cadrock Secures US$5m for Therapy Targeting $35 billion Heart Disease Market

- Enrolls first clinical trial patients in Sydney, Australia Sydney, September 05, 2018: Cadrock Pty Ltd, which owns an investigational prevention and treatment therapy for coronary artery disease (CAD), has secured a US$5 million seed investment from a Chinese investor...

Biogen and Eisai Report Data from Long-Term Extension Phase 1b Study of Investigational Alzheimer’s...

Data Includes Additional Analyses of Long-Term Extension Phase 1b Study With Titration Cohort at 36 Months and Fixed-Dose Cohorts at 48 Months Tokyo, September 02, 2018: Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced results from a recent analysis of...

WHO South-East Asia countries to discuss priority health issues in Delhi next week

New Delhi, September 02, 2018: Intensifying action to eliminate malaria, addressing the increasing threat of dengue, to improving access to essential medicines, Member countries of WHO South-East Asia Region are meeting here from 3 to 7 September to discuss priority...

Fosun Pharma, Unremitting Efforts to Eliminate Malaria

Fosun Pharma donates antimalarial medicines to Zambia Ministry of Health and its platform, Chongqing Pharmaceutical Research Institute Co., Ltd., received funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to research and develop a large scale semi-synthetic artemisinin process Hong Kong,...

The fight against diabesity

At Vitafoods Asia 2018, researchers and innovators will convene to discuss the current initiatives in the food industry that are designed to promote optimal population health New Delhi, August 10, 2018:Obesity rates among children in the Asia Pacific are...

About 70% of Early-stage Breast Cancer Patients may Avoid Agony of Chemotherapy: Study

Thousands of breast cancer patients are likely to benefit under a new precision medicine approach. Mumbai, August 08, 2018: Breakthrough finding by the landmark Trial Assigning Individualized Options for Treatment (TAILORx) demonstrates the Oncotype DX Breast Recurrence Score® Test definitively identifies the 70%...