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Here are some superfoods to keep hypertension at bay

Hypertension, known as silent killer, is one of India's most common lifestyle diseases. The condition exhibits no symptoms even if blood pressure reaches a dangerously high level, making a person ...

Article about 2 hours ago

New Covid updates from Assam

Assam chief minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma today attended the 5th Cabinet Meeting at Janata Bhawan. The meeting started at 11 AM and ended by 1 PM. Five critical decisions were taken in the ...

Article about 7 days ago

World Blood Donor's Day celebrated

World Blood Doner's Day is celebrated all over the globe on June 14 in order to create awareness about the significance of blood donation.In order to mark this special occasion, a state-wide ...

Article about 10 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 14 days ago

Fix prices of vaccinations announced

Regarding the prices of vaccines, the Government has set the maximum price that can be charged by private hospitals while providing the vaccination.The per-dose price of Covishield has been fixed at ...

Article about 15 days ago

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation through a televised speech.During the speech, he mentioned that from June 21, the central government would provide free Covid 19 vaccines to all ...

Article about 17 days ago

Leading medical college in Assam gets equipped.

In context with the health scenario in Assam, the health care facilities have witnessed an exceptional upliftment within a remarkably brief period of time since its attack by Covid -19 in the last ...

Article about 17 days ago

Chief Minister meets medical officials

In order to discuss several issues relating to doctor's security and welfare, a delegation of the Assam State Branch of Indian Medical Association met Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma at his ...

Article about 18 days ago

Assam Police registers fresh case of assault on a doctor.

Within less than a week of the barbaric attack on Dr Seuj Kumar Senapati, another such news arrives.This time it is from the SK Roy Civil Hospital at Hailakandi, which on May 20, 2020, was transformed ...

Article about 19 days ago

Assam Health Minister holds press meet.

The health minister of Assam, Keshav Mahanta today, summoned a press meet at the Janata Bhavan in Secretariat Complex.Addressing the meeting, he spoke regarding the Covid situation in the state and ...

Article about 20 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 24 days ago

What's next after black and white fungus?

In the midst of cases of white and black fungus, which are already rising in the country, the first-ever incident of 'Cream Fungus' has been detected in India.This case is from Jabalpur, where the ...

Article about 26 days ago

Have low levels of Testosterone?: You may be at risk

Men who suffer from a low level of testosterone may be more prone to severe Covid-19 infections, say researchers.According to a research carried out at a laboratory in New York stated that the lowest ...

Article about 28 days ago

Assam CM seeks funds to fight Covid-19 crisis

Assam chief minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma has expressed his serious concern over the Covid 19 situation in Assam, which has turned grim during the last few days. Chief Minister Sarma has said the ...

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 2 months ago

Sikkim orthopedic surgeon performs rare surgery

A Siliguri-based orthopedic surgeon has performed a rare and complicated surgery on a woman from Sikkim. Dr. Bhushan Sharma, a surgeon at KINS Multi-Specialty Hospital at Siliguri in West Bengal, who ...

Article about 4 months ago

Vaccine wise? Better safe than skeptical

India is currently executing the world's largest COVID 19 vaccination campaign with an approximate estimation of more than 300 million beneficiaries. The first batches of vaccines are being ...

Article about 5 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

21 Jan 2021:- Health minister launches IEC campaign to curb infodemic.21 Jan 2021:- Mumbai Mayor inspects KEM Hospital's remote monitoring system for COVID 19 ICU beds.21 Jan 2021:- Nagaland: NPF ...

Article about 5 months ago

Now students are getting back to offline classes

The ongoing COVID 19 pandemic has made a lot of things uncertain, complex and fragile and the education sector is perhaps the sector that has had the hardest time while coming to terms with the new ...

Article about 6 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

Dec 17 2020:- Telemedicine market growth in India to aid in success of national digital health plans. Dec 17 2020:- HC notice to Centre on plea against allowing non-medical persons to certify ...

Article about 6 months ago

Telehealth is the way now and forward

COVID 19 has undoubtedly disrupted economic activity across the globe. However, Information Technology (IT) has been a silver lining in this regard. IT is essentially a system based on storage and ...

Article about 7 months ago

Non cancerous brain tumours can be lethal too

Where there is will there is a woman. A brave Sikkimese woman from a village near Ravangla in South Sikkim and her will to survive has reiterated this. At 69 years, all that this elderly woman (a ...

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

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

Nov 05 2020: Masina Heart Institute launches portable Advanced Cardiac Care Unit.Nov 04 2020: WHO publishes series of profiles on climate change and health in island states.Nov 04 2020: NGT committee ...

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

A case of infrastructure improvement

A division bench of the Tripura High Court, comprising Chief Justice Akil Kureshi and Justice Subhashish Talapatra on Tuesday observed: 'The people of the state should not get a false idea that there ...

Article about 9 months ago

Affordable MRIs for the economically underprivileged

Sri Bangla Sahib Gurudwara of New Delhi has announced the opening of a diagnostic facility that will start operating from December 2020.The facility within the premises comes as an affordable option ...

Article about 9 months ago

Changing tides of healthcare

Arunachal Pradesh was established as the North-East Frontier Tract (NEFT) in 1951 by the British Indian Government with five tracts of frontier lands through agreements with the indigenous people of ...

Article about 9 months ago

Now Tripura Government's 'Action taken report' awaited

When the law takes its own course, it goes long. The High Court of Tripura on Sept 11 directed the state government to submit an affidavit within September 18 providing detailed information on the ...

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

Recovering from COVID-19 at home? Take it easy

With increasing dearth of hospital beds, many COVID-19 positive patients are recuperating under home isolation. While this is proving effective for a substantial number of patients (particularly the ...

Article about 9 months ago

The forgotten diseases and lives

The spread of COVID-19 remains a public health emergency of international concern. Therefore the centre-stage attention that has been accorded to it by hospitals and medical practitioners world over ...

Article about 9 months ago

What ails Tripura more than COVID?

There is a steep climb in the number of COVID-19 patients in Tripura. As of today, atleast another 644 people have tested positive for the virus which pushes the state's overall tally to 20,699. This ...

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

This is how Assam is unlocking

The Unlock 3.0 strategy is nothing but the latest guidelines issued by The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) recently for re-installing economic and social activities across the country. Assam too is ...

Article about 11 months ago

Assam Government tweaks staff quarantine rules

The first half of July saw the Assam Health Department undertaking a slew of revisions in its official guidelines concerning the containment and management of the pandemic. One such revision was the ...

Article about 11 months ago