Pune: India’s first uterus transplant successful, woman delivers baby girl

Indian doctor creates history India’s first uterus transplant surgery is successful A woman from Gujarat, who underwent a uterus transplant surgery has delivered a baby girl She is Asia’s, first child to be born after uterus transplant  For the first time in India, a woman has given birth to a baby girl, after a successful […]

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Coming soon: Affordable air ambulance for medical emergency

Coming soon: Affordable air ambulance for medical emergency

A lot of progress has been made over the last few years in intra-city emergency and ambulance services in India. Although, the turn-around time for patients travelling from other cities also needs to be very quick and efficient, with the only effective mode of transport then being through air. To solve this crisis, JetSetGo, a […]

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Affordable transplant: Family of heart recipient keeps up hopes amidst severe cash crunch

Affordable transplant: Family of heart recipient keeps up hope amidst severe cash crunch

The Shaikhs from Collector Chawl, Khindipada in Mulund, are a happy lot even in tough times. The family of four stay in two separate rooms in the chawl, a forced necessity after 13-year-old Suhana underwent a heart transplant. They are still struggling to gather funds to pay for the surgery that took place in August […]

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Century: Aaradhya completes 100 days with a new heart

Century: Aaradhya completes 100 days with a new heart

‘It is the blessed feeling to see Aaradhya having food by her own,’ says Yogesh Mule, as the 4-year-old girl completes 100 days post her heart transplant. My Medical Mantra had first reported about Aaradhya and her family’s struggle to get her a donor heart on October 11, 2016, followed by a series of articles […]

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Dr Puntambekar: The man behind India’s first uterus transplant shares his journey

Six months have passed since two women underwent uterus transplants in the country. Doctors, who carried out the procedures, said they have been getting their menstrual cycles and after an observation of few more months, they will have embryos planted in their uterus. “Science progresses only with experiments. New procedures in medical science will be […]

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Aaradhya has got a new heart, but paediatric heart transplants remain a challenge

    With Aaradhya Mule getting discharged on Wednesday, evening, the question arises is, where are we heading from now on, in terms of paediatric heart transplants? The four year old Mule, waited for about a year-and-a-half in search of a suitable heart. According to the Zonal Transplant Coordination Center (ZTCC), out of the twenty-nine heart […]

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Aaradhya begins a new life, with a new heart in a new home

Aaradhya begins a new life, with a new heart in a new home

After spending 22 days in the hospital, little spirited Aaradhya Mule was discharged on Wednesday, evening. Finally, the tiny brave girl’s ordeal has ended after a year-and-a-half. The family, who have received love and support in the time of deep crisis, said this is nothing short of a miracle. Now, smiling Aaradhya has left Fortis […]

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Hospital staff gets emotional while a smiling Aaradhya heads home

It is often believed that relations are made by heart. And sure enough, that stands true as that could be witnessed at Fortis Hospital, Mulund as little Aaradhya left for her Taloja home after being discharged from the hospital. Aaradhya used to visit the hospital every fortnight and had formed a rather close bond with […]

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Heart affair: The ‘Man’ behind Aaradhya’s heart now aims to save more lives

Heart affair: The ‘Man’ behind Aaradhya’s heart now aims to save more lives

Yogesh Mule has been very instrumental and vocal about spreading awareness about heart transplants. But ever since his little angel, Aaradhya got a heart on September 5, he has tried helping out others at the hospital. Krushna Sadgir came to Fortis hospital, Mulund with a similar heart condition as that of Aaradhya. On September 20, […]

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