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Marwari Hospital observes Hypertension week

Another good initiative by the city-based hospital, Marwari Hospitals, as the hospital under the guidance of the Head of the Department of Medicine, Dr. Dinesh Agarwal organised a free blood pressure ...

Article about 4 days ago

Nemcare Hospital observes International Nurses Day

Every year, May 12 is observed as International Nurses Day all over the world. This year has been a day to pay tribute and gratitude to Florence Nightingale, a nurse who gave her dedicated services ...

Article about 14 days ago

Thallasaemia is quite common in most of the Indians

May 8 is observed as World Thallasaemia Day and the theme for this year was 'Be Aware.Share.Care: Working with the global community as one to improve thalassemia knowledge.'To know more about ...

Article about 16 days ago

Marwari Hospitals launches Basic Life Support Ambulance

Basic Life Support Ambulance launched at Marwari Hospitals donated by Round Table India on Saturday last: - Another good news for Marwari Hospitals as Round Table India has donated a Basic Life ...

Article about 23 days ago

Swagat Hospital comes up with modern technology

The health minister of Assam, Keshab Mahanta recently inaugurated the department of Interventional Radiology and Advanced Cathlab at the Swagat Superspeciality Hospital and Surgical Institute. It is ...

Article about 28 days ago

Research gives new dimension to medical science

"Knee replacement" is the process of making a damaged knee functional again by removing the damaged part of knee joint and replacing it by an artificial implant through Orthopedic surgery. This ...

Article about 2 months ago

Health City Hospital performs rare surgery

One month back a female baby was born with a big tumour arising from the lower part of the body that look like a "second head of the baby. The baby was evaluated with MRI and found to be one of the ...

Article about 3 months ago

Marwari Hospitals Organizes Free Health Camp at Azara

Marwari Hospitals organized a free health check-up camp at Patrapur village that comes under the Kendua Post office, which falls in Kamrup Rural District in association with SOS Village ...

Article about 3 months ago

Marwari Hospital carries out emergency surgery

A one rupee coin stuck inside food pipe  of a one-year-old baby girl child was successfully removed recently by doctors at the Marwari hospital in Guwahati. The hospital authority ...

Article about 3 months ago

Tobacco Cessation Clinic for NE cancer patients

UK-based Centre for Health Research and Education (CHRE) has decided to set up a tobacco cessation clinic at the North East Cancer Hospital and Research Institute (NECHRI) in Jorabat on the outskirts ...

Article about 4 months ago

Downtown hospital gets a new operation theatre

Downtown hospital, Guwahati  has come up with a New modern Glass Panel Modular Orthopedic Operation Theatre Complex, a first of its kind in Assam with dedicated Trauma and joint Replacement ...

Article about 4 months ago

Apollo Hospital comes up with a unique initiative

Apollo Hospitals Guwahati has come up with a great initiative to help people infected with COVID who are asymptomatic and need only isolation (except in their homes).Speaking to the authorities of the ...

Article about 4 months ago

Special home care packages for Covid -19 patients

One of the pioneer hospitals in Guwahati, Marwari Hospital has come up with some special home care packages for the Covid-19 patients, who are under isolation at their homes. This multi-specialty ...

Article about 4 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

SII Covovax gets emergency use approval from WHO.Doctors of the Guahati Medical College and Hospital directed to stop the private nursing home practice.Consistent evidence that Omicron is spreading ...

Article about 5 months ago

Assam govt to shut down MMC Hospital in Guwahati

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced that the services at Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH) will be shut from January 1, 2022. The reason for shutting down the ...

Article about 5 months ago

Health and wellness News Headlines Today

Guwahati Medical College and Hospital to introduce two shifts to reduce waiting time.Assam reports five Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.Dengue cases in Delhi crossed 7,100 this year.Construction ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

WHO approves Emergency Use Listing status for Covaxin.The Self-life of Covaxin increased to 12 months after additional stability data.Cheaper hypertension drug blocked.Vaccination for HPV-The ...

Article about 7 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

Guwahati registers 6 new Covid deaths along with 244 new cases on October 27.Over 2 crore people in Assam get the first dose of Covid-19 vaccination.Neurosurgery OPD to open in Silchar Medical College ...

Article about 7 months ago

'Heart Failure Clinic' inaugurated in Hayat Hospital

The Hayat Super Speciality Hospital in Guwahati has always been recognized for giving high-quality treatment of heart disease. In conjunction with World Heart Day, a 'Heart Failure Clinic' was ...

Article about 8 months ago

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma launches 80 ICU beds at SMCH

In order to take stock of the present situation of health and health-care services, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday visited the Silchar Medical College and Hospital. During his ...

Article about 8 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

Illinois Governor to order statewide mask mandate and order masks and vaccines for schoolsEU says COVID boosters may have higher legal risks without EMA approvalManipal Hospitals launches Radixact X9 ...

Article about 9 months ago

The White Angels: Saviours of the Society

"It would not be wrong if we say that Covid has completely changed the medical scenario of the world," says Kaveri Das, a 32-year-old nurse serving at a Covid hospital in Guwahati.It has been 18 ...

Article about 9 months ago

Faith Hospital Introduces Accident and Trauma Centre

Faith Hospital is now the first hospital in Nagaland to have a dedicated accident and trauma centre. The accident and trauma centre inaugurated recently is well-equipped with high-tech instruments ...

Article about 10 months ago

Responding to Strokes

Acute stroke is a time sensitive medical emergency and requires immediate recognition and treatment to avoid morbidity and mortality. It wouldn't be wrong if we say that in India, stroke has become a ...

Article about 11 months ago

Mission Ramdhenu officially launched in Assam

In order to protect the children from 13 diseases including polio, Japanese encephalitis, smallpox, diarrhoea, hepatitis, pneumonia, a new scheme has been included by the health department titled ...

Article about 11 months ago

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 11 months 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 11 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 year 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 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years ago