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  • Monkeypox: History, Symptoms, Vaccine, Treatment

    Monkeypox: History, Symptoms, Vaccine, Treatment

    It is a viral zoonotic infection that can spread from animals to humans, however, it is also contagious among humans.

    July 24, 2022
  • AstraZeneca Covid jab-based cancer vax produces shows promise

    AstraZeneca Covid jab-based cancer vax produces shows promise

    Thirty patients are taking part in the trial for head and neck cancer. Half will be given the vaccine as soon as they finish conventional treatment.

    July 6, 2022
  • 7-bedded ICU for hematological treatment inaugurated at AIIMS-Bhubaneswar

    7-bedded ICU for hematological treatment inaugurated at AIIMS-Bhubaneswar

    The facility was inaugurated by AIIMS Bhubaneswar Director Mukesh Tripathi. Among others, Superintendent Sachidananda Mohanty, Department HOD, Prabodh Das, Associate Professor Sourav Kumar Mishra and Assistant Professor Ilavarasi Vanidassane graced the occasion.

    May 27, 2022
  • Leprosy eradication needs one last push

    Leprosy eradication needs one last push

    Today, the objectives of this programme are: To reduce Prevalence Rate to less than 1/10,000 population at subnational and district level, To ensure ‘Zero Grade II’ disability percentage among new cases at National level/Ensure ‘Zero GradeII’ disability cases per million population at National level, To achieve ‘Zero’ disabilities among new pediatric cases (children between 0-14 years) Zero stigma and discrimination against persons affected by leprosy.

    February 4, 2022
  • State govt issues guidelines for Covid treatment

    State govt issues guidelines for Covid treatment

    The guidelines did not advise the use of Monoclonal cocktail therapy that was used for treating Mr Sourav Ganguly when he was undergoing novel coronavirus treatment at a private hospital last week.

    January 5, 2022
  • Microbiome discovery may aid treatments for gastrointestinal diseases: Study

    Microbiome discovery may aid treatments for gastrointestinal diseases: Study

    The findings from Snyder Institute for Chronic Diseases researchers immediately improve the understanding of factors that help regulate the enteric nervous system, the system of nerves that control the gastrointestinal tract.

    November 15, 2021
  • 60 per cent of people suffering from stroke in India face various degrees of disability, says doctors

    60 per cent of people suffering from stroke in India face various degrees of disability, says doctors

    The whitepaper carries key recommendations for policymakers to build a stroke-ready India, including creating a task force comprising neurologists, neurointerventionalists, EMS personnel.

    October 29, 2021
  • Senior nurses can treat patients: CM

    Senior nurses can treat patients: CM

    We have already trained quacks in rural Bengal so that they could provide basic medical treatments to patients in primary health centres. I will also hold another meeting on 16 September with principals of five medical colleges in the city at SSKM to review the healthcare system in these teaching hospitals

    August 27, 2021
  • After defeating Covid-19, debt strikes

    After defeating Covid-19, debt strikes

    Indians pay about 63 per cent of their medical expenses out-of-pocket

    July 26, 2021
  • Nonagenarian defeats COVID in SUM hospital

    Nonagenarian defeats COVID in SUM hospital

    Family members of the patient have heaped praise on the doctors, nurses and paramedics saying the care and proper treatment in the hospital helped turn around the aged victim of the virus.

    July 20, 2021
  • After bail, Choksi returns to Antigua for treatment

    After bail, Choksi returns to Antigua for treatment

    His legal team approached the Dominica high court last week seeking relief on the ground that his health was deteriorating and he needed urgent medical attention

    July 15, 2021
  • Mehul Choksi granted bail, to go back to Antigua

    Mehul Choksi granted bail, to go back to Antigua

    Bail granted on medical grounds, said Choksi's lawyer Vijay Aggarwal; bail plea was supposed to be heard on 23 July

    July 13, 2021
  • Monoclonal antibody therapy cuts Covid death risk by 20%

    Monoclonal antibody therapy cuts Covid death risk by 20%

    The antibodies bind specifically to two different sites on the Covid-19 spike protein, neutralising the ability of the virus to infect cells

    June 16, 2021
  • The Dreaded Fungus

    The Dreaded Fungus

    Mucormycosis is not contagious but can cause severe clinical symptoms.

    June 16, 2021
  • COVID-19 recovery rate at 99.08% in Gurugram

    COVID-19 recovery rate at 99.08% in Gurugram

    The district administration has prepared an action plan which focuses on testing, tracing, and treatment.

    June 7, 2021
  • Novel injection to treat skin cancer

    Novel injection to treat skin cancer

    According to the researchers, for the treatment, tumours are injected with polymer-based nanoparticles carrying a chemotherapy agent.

    February 3, 2021
  • Improved menu for city’s Covid patients

    Improved menu for city’s Covid patients

    On Monday, the state health department led by the chief minister Miss Mamata Banerjee has issued an order saying that the Covid-19 patients will get two additional items - tea with biscuits and light snacks in the morning and evening respectively in their daily meals.

    September 16, 2020