Miracle: 35 weeks pregnant lady delivers baby after her accident

While, India witnesses one of the highest number of accidental deaths in the world, a 35 weeks pregnant woman from Pune, successfully delivered a baby boy, immediately after she met with an accident

Miracle: 35 weeks pregnant lady delivers baby after her accidentIndia witnessed 17 deaths and 55 road accidents every hour in 2016, one of the highest in the world, according to the latest report released by the Union road transport and highways ministry. To make Indian roads safer and to initiate responsible driving among people, the National Safety Council of India along with the Ministry […]

Mumbai: Rod pierces his body, he cheats death

Construction was going on in the building in the Nariman Point, Mumbai. So, while working labourer Rajendra Pal fell into the basement pit of a building site. In this accident, the rods pierced through his body. Rajendra was immediately rushed to the GT Hospital. Doctors successfully removed the rods from his body

Mumbai: Rod pierces his body, he cheats deathThe building was under construction. Rajendra Pal met with an accident while working. 5ft long rods pierced through his chest and abdomen. He was immediately rushed to the hospital. Doctors successful removed the rods from his body. Fortunately, there were no injuries to his vital organs. Rajendra fell into the basement pit of the building […]

Powai: 3 dead, 2 injured in a crane accident

India is committed to reduce the number of road accidents. However, road safety levels have taken a serious hit with the country witnessing one of the highest growth rates of vehicles in the world and rapid urbanisation over the years

Powai: 3 dead, 2 injured in a crane accident  A Report on Road Accidents in India 2016, published by Transport Research wing under Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India, has revealed that more people died on roads accidents in India last year, as compared to the number of deaths in 2015. As per the data cited in the report, the […]

Nashik: Doc treats an accident victim on road, saves his life

In Nashik’s Panchavati area, two bikes collided and a youth suffered serious injuries and blood loss. It was important to provide him a timely treatment. Miraculously, a doctor passing by showed his presence of mind and treated him immediately. Due to which, the accident victim was saved

Nashik: Doc treats an accident victim on road, saves his lifeA witty doctor from Nashik, has set an example for the mankind. When the accidents occur, people turn into mute spectators. But, Dr Suhas Kotak came forward and treated an accident victim on the road. Nashik’s witty doctor has set an example for the mankind. When the accidents occur, people turn into mute spectators. But, […]

‘Makeover’ gives Mumbaikar a reason to smile

After meeting with a road accident in 2015, a 23-year-old had to undergo a smile makeover. His pearly whites and perfect smile is a result of a well-planned and executed 3D mock-up that lets you see the treatment in a clay model

‘Makeover’ gives Mumbaikar a reason to smileMedicine is a field that is constantly upgrading itself to keep up with the new innovations in the world. Keeping with the pace, one of the commonly used techniques in the fraternity is the three-dimensional (3D) printing model for the purpose of achieving greater accuracy.  Let’s take an example of a 23-year-old Rajesh Kadam (name […]

4 months after Beed bus accident, survivor limps back to life

In June this year, a bus accident in Beed, Maharashtra took away lives of nine. One of the survivors of the accident lost her ability to walk and sit. Post-accident she was referred to Sancheti Hospital in Pune in comatose state. However, Vandana Suryawanshi has fought all her health ailments and is back on track after a complex spine surgery

4 months after Beed bus accident, survivor limps back to lifeRoad accidents can be quite difficult to cope with. It can sometimes, leave you crippled for a lifetime. One such road accident, almost took away the peace of Vandana Suryawanshi’s life. However, she fought it with full vigour and has come out of the jaws of death successfully. Surwanshi, (38) is a victim of bus […]

Sangli: Emergency medical services a click away

During emergencies, to help patients to get the medical facilities, ‘Golden Hour Medical Information Service’ app has been launched in Sangli Miraj Kupwad municipal corporation area. Owing to which, the Sanglikars will get all the information about the medical facilities on just one click. The app is in the experimental stage. Soon, it will be launched all over Maharashtra

Sangli: Emergency medical services a click awayIf the patients receive treatment in that golden hour, his life can be saved. In compared to urban areas, rural areas lack medical facilities. To top it all, if there is an emergency, along with the hospital, the patient’s family has to make blood arrangements, search a blood bank and so on. Now, due to […]

Mumbai cop felicitated for donating blood for the 50th time

Mumbai police work round the clock. Despite of heavy rains, festivals and so on. Police are always on their toes to serve the citizens. Similarly, for Pundalik Awhad, a constable of Sewree police station, blood donation is of prime importance along with citizen's security

Mumbai cop felicitated for donating blood for the 50th timeDonated blood is a lifeline in an emergency and for people who need long-term treatments which is why we need you to donate blood. Likewise, Pundalik Awhad, a police constable of Sewree police station has donated blood for 50 times. But, he understood the importance of blood donation due to a life changing incident. His daughter was […]

Unlike domino’s pizza, this 108 ambulance comes at your service within 30 minutes

In order to get immediate medical treatment during emergencies, the Health Department started a 108 ambulance service. After calling on the 108 helpline number, the ambulance is at your service merely in 30 minutes. In the last three years, lives of 17 lakh patients have been saved with the help of this service

Unlike domino’s pizza, this 108 ambulance comes at your service within 30 minutesDue to traffic jam, people often find it difficult to reach their desired destinations. But whether there is traffic or any other issues like pothole, this 108 ambulance service is a boon for a patient. It will reach to the targeted destination in merely 30 minutes. This ambulance service has saved lives of more than […]

She was dead for 15 minutes, today lives to tell a tale of a medical miracle

16-year-old who did not have any pulse or blood pressure for 15 minutes after a near-fatal road accident, is brought back to life after 7 complicated surgeries over two months

She was dead for 15 minutes, today lives to tell a tale of a medical miracleWhen 16-year-old Sneha Kagti (name changed on family’s request) was hit by a speeding truck while she was riding pillion on a Scooty on the way to a birthday party two months ago in Ulhasnagar, Thane, everyone including the doctors had almost given up on her chance of survival. Reason: Sneha was hit by a […]