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Kolkata doctor uses technology to preven Kolkata, Sept 30 (IBNS) Everyday, millions die owing their lives to diseases and with a 1000 casualty per day, Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) is one of the most overlooked ailments, said Kolkata based cardiologist Suvro Banerjee, here on Wednesday. 30-Sep-2015
Rabies 100 per cent preventable, UN heal New York, Sept 29 (IBNS): Do you have a dog? Vaccinating dogs is the most cost-effective strategy for preventing rabies in people, which leads to tens of thousands of deaths, mostly in Asia and Africa, according to the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO). 29-Sep-2015
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals celebrate su Kolkata, Sept 26 (IBNS): Kolkata's Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals undertook a unique campaign to commemorate World Heart Day this year. 27-Sep-2015
Santoor Maestro endorses campaign to spr New Delhi, Sept 26 (IBNS) Santoor Maestro Tarun Bhattacharya has endorsed a campaign to spread awareness for cornea donation 26-Sep-2015
Polio is no longer endemic in Nigeria - New York, Sept 26 (IBNS) The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday that polio is no longer endemic in Nigeria, leaving the devastating disease endemic in only two countries and bringing the world one major step closer to achieving this goal of ending polio for good. 26-Sep-2015
TopDoctorsOnline launches health camp on Mumbai, Sept 25 (IBNS): TopDoctorsOnline (TDO), a healthcare service provider on a single digital platform, is conducting India's first Digital Heart Camp on their app from Friday to Oct 3rd. 25-Sep-2015
Advatech Healthcare launches first respo Kolkata, Sept 23 (IBNS) To facilitate practical emergency training due to the growing ambulance demand, Advatech Healthcare recently launched a new career oriented course for the healthcare sector in Kolkata. 23-Sep-2015
Down to Earth investigation shows health New Delhi/Chandigarh, Sept 23 (IBNS): Punjab is no longer a state of health and prosperity it is believed to be. A recent investigation by Down to Earth (DTE) has shown the state has a growing health crisis-an ever-increasing number of people suffering from severe and chronic diseases but with a state public health system that has crumbled badly. 23-Sep-2015
RB employees raise INR 2 crore for Save Kolkata/Dehradun, Sept 22 (IBNS) As part of its nationwide initiative Dettol Banega Swachh India, 42 RB employees from global offices came together to raise a sum of Rupees 2 crore. 22-Sep-2015
Hyundai Motor inaugurates premium dealer Leh, Sept 22 (IBNS)5: Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the country's leading premium car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter,has inaugurated its highest premium dealership- 'Togo Hyundai' situated near in Leh. 22-Sep-2015
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals initiates "L Kolkata, Sept 20 (IBNS) : Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, a perfect blend of technological excellence, complete infrastructure, competent care and heartfelt hospitality has taken a unique campaign to commemorate World Heart Day this year. 20-Sep-2015
Health Ministry issues fresh advisory to New Delhi, Sept 19 (IBNS) The Union Health Ministry has issued a fresh advisory to the Delhi Government to intensify vector control measures in view of the recent rains. 19-Sep-2015
Dengue in Delhi: Three more die New Delhi, Sept 17 (IBNS) Three more persons have died of dengue in Delhi taking the toll to 14 in what has hit the capital as the worst outbreak of the disease in five years. 17-Sep-2015
No dengue patient to be denied treatment New Delhi, Sept 15 (IBNS) Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare J P Nadda has directed all hospitals under the central government that no patient suffering from fever or suspected to have dengue should be denied treatment and the bed strength, if needed, should be increased to accommodate all patients who are visiting the hospitals for treatment for suspected dengue. 15-Sep-2015
Dengue in Delhi: With two more deaths to New Delhi, Sept 15 (IBNS) Dengue, raging in the national capital, has claimed two more lives taking the toll to seven. 15-Sep-2015
Union Health Minister reviews preparedne New Delhi, Sept 14 (IBNS): The Health Ministry on Monday said it has decided to ask the Delhi Government to take action against any overcharging by the private hospitals while providing treatment to dengue patients. 14-Sep-2015
Health Ministry seeks report from Delhi New Delhi, Sept 12 (IBNS) The Health & Family Welfare Ministry on Saturday said it has sought a report from the Delhi government on the death of a child in Delhi due to Dengue and the subsequent suicide of his parents, as reported in media on Saturday. 12-Sep-2015
U.S. Ambassador convenes corporate leade Mumbai, Sept 10 (IBNS): The U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Thursday launched the 'Mumbai Dialogue: Towards a TB-Free India' along with legendary Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan and Ratan Tata, Chairman, Sir Ratan Tata Trusts. 10-Sep-2015
Focus on neglected tropical diseases: WH Kolkata, Sept 10 (IBNS): The World Health Organization has called for renewed commitments and focused efforts to eliminate neglected tropical diseases - kala azar, leprosy, yaws, lymphatic filariasis and schistosomiasis - which continue to disable, disfigure and kill people in the WHO South-East Asia Region. 10-Sep-2015
Urgent action needed to prevent a return Kolkata, Sept 9 (IBNS): Cautioning that indiscriminate use of antibiotics and other drugs is increasingly leading to resistance to medicines, persistence of infections, and treatment failure, the World Health Organization has urged member countries in South-East Asia Region to urgently address this threat to public health. 09-Sep-2015
Kolkata join hands to help underprivileg Kolkata, Sept 9 (IBNS): Leading citizens from Kolkata came together recently to raise funds for the treatment of underprivileged cancer patients, at the Tata Medical Center in Kolkata, through the 'Dil Sey Deejiye' campaign. 09-Sep-2015
Columbia Asia to Build Next-Gen Hospital New Delhi Sept 7 (IBNS) : International healthcare group Columbia Asia has partnered with Microsoft to evolve a next-generation cloud ready hospital management system to meet its emerging enterprise needs. Columbia Asia is currently using its proprietary hospital management system, Care21. 07-Sep-2015
National nutrition week underway in West Kolkata, Sep 5 (IBNS): Like every year, National Nutrition week will be celebrated from 1st-7th September by the Dept of Child Development and Women Development and Social Welfare, Government of West Bengal in association with UNICEF Kolkata. 05-Sep-2015
Medical device industry call upon govern New York, Sept 2 (IBNS) Industry leaders participating FICCI Heal 2015 have called upon the Government to take strong measures to drive the consumption of medical devices in the country, bring clarity to regulatory policy, correct inverse import duties and provide fiscal incentives to give the domestic manufacture of medical devices a strong impetus for growth and turn India into a global innovation hub for medical technology. 02-Sep-2015
Ministers from South-East Asia meet in D Kolkata , Sept 1 (IBNS): Health Ministers of the 11 countries of WHO’s South-East Asia Region are meeting in Dili, Timor-Leste, from Sept 7-11 to set health priorities and discuss the health agenda for the region. 01-Sep-2015
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