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Medical Advancement In The Field Of Surgery

Renowned surgeon and chief medical director of Swagat Hospital, Dr Subhash Khanna, has bought a new horizon in the field of surgery.Dr Khanna on Friday introduced the 'VERSIUS' Robotic Surgical ...

Article about 4 hours ago

Next week, FitNortheast will cater to your needs

Continuing with our effort to bring you the most notable news and information from the healthcare industry, we made deliberate choices in last week's articles to attain our objectives.From the news ...

Article about 19 hours ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

10 June 2021:- WhiteCoats partners with Simbo.ai to provide voice-enabled patient care.10 June 2021:- Assam to ease Covid-19 restrictions from 15 June.10 June 2021:- ICMR gives the nod to Meril for ...

Article about 3 days ago

Assam gets a new Covid Care Hospital

The Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, in the presence of other dignitaries, today inaugurated a Covid Care Hospital at Surusajai.This hospital is built in association with DRDO, Government ...

Article about 4 days ago

In-home isolation? These are the rules for you

We all have been hearing about Covid since it has emerged, but we personally feel the alarm ringing when any of us suffer. After realizing that one has tested positive, the first question is to go to ...

Article about 6 days ago

Vaccination relief for certain groups of people

The Health Department has issued a new SOP to create "NEAR-TO-HOME COVID VACCINATION CENTRES" to ensure vaccination of people of old age and those who are different or specially abled. All ...

Article about 6 days ago

Vaccination trials for children finally flagged off

After receiving permission from Drug Controller General in India to vaccinate children from the age groups from 2-18, the All India Institute of Medical Science started with a screening programme ...

Article about 7 days ago

With something new, let's make something great together!

At present, where the media landscape is dominated by fake news, trending stories, and a depressing world perspective, Fit Northeast Organisation adheres to the truth to leave the world a better place ...

Article about 8 days ago

How to manage pregnancy and breastfeeding during Covid?

Covid has bought an unprecedented time in our livelihood. It has affected people of every age groups, including pregnant women. In India, it has seized more than 18 lakh people, out of which 5% of ...

Article about 10 days ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

03 June 2021:- WHO rules out new 'hybrid' Covid variant in Vietnam: Nikkei.03 June 2021:- Queen's leading major research projects measuring COVID-19 antibody levels in people with cystic ...

Article about 10 days ago

KITCHEN GARDEN: ORGANIC LIVING AND HEALTH

Gardening has a tremendous impact on both economic life and healthy living. Many people often depend on the vegetables available in the market, unaware of the adverse effect it inflicts on our health. ...

Article about 10 days ago

Hair loss after Covid: There is nothing to worry

Hairfall is a somewhat common problem which almost all of us face in our day to day lives.Some of the significant causes of hair loss are mainly physical and emotional stress. Doctors say that a ...

Article about 11 days ago

Walk-in vaccination programme for media persons

In order to control the spread of the deadly Coronavirus, the Delhi government has started a walk-in-vaccination drive for the media persons. Along with the media persons, their family members will ...

Article about 13 days ago

The importance of post-vaccination care

The rapid increase of Covid-19 cases in India has been a principal cause of concern for everyone. People from every sector, coupled with the government, are putting their complete efforts into getting ...

Article about 14 days ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

27 May 2021:- HC allows duty-free import of drug to treat black fungus till Centre decides on the waiver.27 May 2021:- IIT Mandi Study explains C-terminal part of NSP1 Key protein of Covid virus in ...

Article about 16 days ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

20 May 2021:- Black fungus: Delhi govt to set up dedicated treatment centres in three hospitals.20 May 2021:- Dozee launches MillionICU initiative to upgrade critical-care infrastructure in government ...

Article about 24 days ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

13 May 2021:- MoH&FW accepts COVID Working Group's recommendation to increase the gap between two Covishield doses.13 May 2021:- IDMA supports patent waiver for vaccines to ramp up production.13 May ...

Article about 1 month ago

Daily Covid-19 positive cases drop by 26% in Sikkim

Sikkim is in the midst of a runaway second wave of Covid-19  infections and the effects of the partial lockdown in slowing down transmission will still take some more days to reflect in the ...

Article about 1 month ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

06 May 2021:- Covid19: Weekend lockdown in Meghalaya's East Garo Hills from May 7.06 May 2021:- Govt's vaccine purchase plan defocusing pvt hospitals from patient care to vaccine procurement: AoH06 ...

Article about 1 month ago

COVID-19 surge in Arunachal due to complacency

The BJP government at the Centre took the killer virus for granted and allowed Kumbha Mela and engaged in massive campaigns assembly election-bound states.While 9.1 million pilgrims had taken a holy ...

Article about 1 month ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

30 Apr 2021:- Covid-19: Japan to provide 300 oxygen concentrators, ventilators to India.30 Apr 2021:- Mumbai's Covid-19 positivity rate now below 10 percent: BMC chief IS Chahal.30 Apr 2021:- ...

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Your Friday Night Health Capsule

22 Apr 2021:- "Beg, borrow or steal, seems human life is not important for State":HC, pulls up Centre on oxygen scarcity in hospitals for Covid-19 patients.22 Apr 2021:- Triple-mutant 'Bengal ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

15 Apr 2021:- Coronavirus: 9 samples of UK mutant strain, 4 double mutant found in Jharkhand.15 Apr 2021:- Processed meats, sugary drinks linked to gut inflammation.13 Apr 2021:- Fourth Covid wave: ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

08 Apr 2021:- Massive spike in Assam's COVID-19 count: 195 new cases detected in State, 104 cases from Guwahati only.08 Apr 2021:- Covid-19: Govt allows workplace vaccination from April 11.08 Apr ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

01 Apr 2021:- Pre-pandemic data show 1 in 8 countries spends more on debt than on education, health, and social protection combined: UNICEF.01 Apr 2021:- Stillbirth and maternal death rates rose due ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

25 Mar 2021:- Hyd scientists develop kit to diagnose Hep C in 30 minutes.25 Mar 2021:- Insurers can sell & renew standard Corona policies.24 Mar 2021:- 81% of 401 Punjab samples test positive for UK ...

Article about 3 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

17 Mar 2021:- External affairs ministry-ICC to organize international-level Northeast India Buyer-Seller Meet on March 22 in Guwahati.17 Mar 2021:- Passengers not wearing marks properly to be ...

Article about 3 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

11 Mar 2021:- Intel-Powered AI solution helps reduce diabetic vision Loss.11 Mar 2021:- Non-invasive liquid biopsy gets CE certification, to help cancer diagnosis.11 Mar 2021:- ICRI and Sardar Bhagwan ...

Article about 3 months ago

Tempting Naga cuisine as a treat to food lovers

The Nagas are an indigenous community consisting of more than 40 tribes residing in parts of Northeast India and Myanmar. There are 14 major Naga tribes residing in Nagaland along with different other ...

Article about 3 months ago

Spring: A season of beauty and love

Spring is one of the best seasons as it signifies the youthful days of our lives and the future that lays ahead for all of us. After the end of the autumn season, comes spring and with it, new leaves ...

Article about 3 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

04 Mar 2021:- EMA starts rolling review of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine.04 Mar 2021:- Set guidelines, attribute credit hours for digital CMEs: health experts to med commissions.04 Mar 2021:- ...

Article about 3 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

25 Feb 2021:- COVID-19 oxygen emergency impacting more than half a million people in low- and middle-income countries every day, as demand surges.25 Feb 2021:- Advancements in automation are cutting ...

Article about 4 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

18 Feb 2021:- Software tool to diagnose Covid-19 lung infection.18 Feb 2021:- India third on the list of countries with highest cumulative vaccination numbers: Health Ministry.18 Feb 2021:- FIND and ...

Article about 4 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

11 Feb 2021:- Centre mulls introducing 4-day working week in India?11 Feb 2021:- Virus testing M&A fails smell test.11 Feb 2021:- Over 70 lakh vaccinated in India.11 Feb 2021:- Maharashtra gets US FDA ...

Article about 4 months ago

Humanity has indeed triumphed against COVID 19

Yes the year has begun with a greater fervor in prayers and hope. People are pronouncing their gratitude to the Almighty (and very rightly so) for lending us the grit and intellect to devise a vaccine ...

Article about 5 months ago

Vaccination in Sikkim at a glance

Like in the rest of the country, the vaccination programme that kick started in Sikkim on Saturday was supported by the CoWIN app that facilitates online entry of the beneficiaries, individualized ...

Article about 5 months ago

Webinar on mental health of frontline health workers

Sikkim Manipal College of Nursing (SMCON) has recently conducted a national level webinar focusing on impacts of stress during COVID times. One of the most under rated and under discussed aspects ...

Article about 6 months ago

Let's go with the flow

The upcoming chapters of India's healthcare ecosystem are laced in uncertainty. While on one hand the Prime Minister is taking stock of the preparedness in terms of vaccine roll out on the other hand ...

Article about 7 months ago

Cooperative run hospitals are boosting health services

The most important basic human needs are roti (food), kapda (clothes) aur makan (housing). However, the ills of modernization have widened the necessities for every civilized society to include ...

Article about 7 months ago

India is the largest provider of generic drugs globally

India enjoys a vital position in the global pharmaceuticals sector. The country also has a large pool of scientists and engineers with a potential to steer the industry ahead to greater heights. ...

Article about 7 months ago

There is always a lot more to health

The definition and parameters of good health are constantly expanding and evolving. So what are the things that facilitate good health? We at Fit Northeast believe in going beyond the straitjacketed ...

Article about 7 months ago

It is definitely wise to invest in good health

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise: taking cues from this timeless adage the health conscious and healthcare providers and experts have indeed reflected and ...

Article about 7 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

Oct 29: West Bengal Government asks medical establishments to send a list of workers to be given COVID 19 vaccineOct 29: Japan's Shionogi readies COVID 19 vaccine for December trialOct 29:  ...

Article about 8 months ago

We turn onto another page of wellness... again

The week that passed by had a clear high for Fit NorthEast  as our readership grew almost geometrically. We had some exclusive articles: one that explored the multiple dynamics in the domain of ...

Article about 8 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

Oct 22 2020:- A portable tabletop machine that can diagnose COVID-19 within an hour has been developed by researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur.Oct 21 2020:- Tripura: ...

Article about 8 months ago

Your Saturday Night Health Capsule

October 17, 2020: The Assam Government has decided to reopen schools and colleges in the state from 2 November in a phased manner and under strict guidelines issued by the Union Health MinistryOct 15, ...

Article about 8 months ago

Shades that make the white coats

House of Doctors, a book authored by Dr Tripti Sharan a senior gynaecologist based in New Delhi is a riveting account of the various dynamics which characterize the academic years that precede the ...

Review about 8 months ago

Recovered from COVID? How near can you get to people?

When is it safe again to be near someone who has had COVID-19? This is a question that is on everyone's mind today. Like other infectious diseases, recovery time can vary from person to person. ...

Article about 9 months ago

Mind your mask

Facemasks are a mandatory accessory today in terms of the precautionary measures against coronavirus. Medical experts say that face masks help prevent the spread of COVID-19 by providing a barrier to ...

Article about 9 months ago

Editor's Note

Last week had a diverse array of articles that directly and indirectly raised concerns and questions on the existing state of affairs within healthcare. From Tripura's High Court inquiry into the ...

Article about 9 months ago

Preventive healthcare is not about popping pills

In the bygone era, there was a pronounced sense of complacency as far as age related diseases were concerned. To many, death was seen as a just and a natural phenomenon where man has no control. Today ...

Article about 9 months ago

Ushering a new chapter in healthcare for North East India

As the world grapples with an unprecedented pandemic a slew of questions crowd the minds of people. Will COVID 19 recede on its own and die a natural death? Will people acquire herd immunity that will ...

Article about 9 months ago

Can you trust your health news on the Internet?

The 21st century is an era of all pervading technology and the internet. The internet is used for almost everything. Incidentally, the percentage of people watching online news is greater than the ...

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