No surveys conducted by municipal corporations to find bogus pathologist, alleges Pathologists association

The state medical education department had asked municipal corporations across Maharashtra to carry out a survey in municipal areas, so that the number of bogus pathology labs can be revealed and a survey can be done about the same. But it has been disclosed that many municipal corporations have failed to do this survey and submit the report. This information has been received from officials in the state government

No surveys conducted by municipal corporations to find bogus pathologist, alleges Pathologists associationBogus pathology labs are rampant across the state and in Mumbai. The presence of such labs can be detrimental to the health of patients. Because if doctors rely on these reports then the patient can be treated wrongly. Such places play with the life of patients. To keep this in check the Maharashtra Association of […]

Maharashtra heatwave claims 8 lives, 501 hospitalised

The on-going heat wave has taken a toll on the health of the people. The heat wave which is spread across the state has had a massive impact. With many falling sick and eight deaths which have been recorded, so far

Maharashtra heatwave claims 8 lives, 501 hospitalisedAs Maharashtra is reeling under the scorching heat, eight people have lost his life due to the severe heat wave conditions. According to the government officials, as many as 501 people are taking treatment in the different hospitals across the state. This is the highest incidence of heat wave related illnesses reported in the last […]

Organ donation: Maha first heart and lung recipient to run ‘Kidneython’

Komal Pawar, a 27-year-old woman is the first person in Maharashtra who had undergone a heart-lung transplant in 2017. After her recovery, she decided to set-up an NGO for promoting the cause of organ donation. With the help of this organisation she aims to spread awareness on organ donation, a cause which is close to her heart

Organ donation: Maha first heart and lung recipient to run ‘Kidneython’Komal has now been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of the ‘Kidneython.’ She was the first person from Maharashtra to undergo a heart and lung transplant. She travels across Maharashtra with an aim to spread awareness about the importance of organ donation. She will run this ‘Kidneython’ to spread awareness about organ donation. The ‘Kidneython’ […]

Union health ministry notifies Nebulizer, Glucometer as ‘drugs’

The union government has decided to notify commonly used medical devices such as nebulizer, blood pressure monitoring devices, digital thermometer and, glucometer as drugs

Union health ministry notifies Nebulizer, Glucometer as ‘drugs’The union health ministry has issued a notification last week on Monday, December 03, which stated that this will come into effect from January 01, 2020. Experts say with this move the government can now control the prices and also monitor the quality as well India has earned the reputation of being known as the […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in Aurangabad

The family of a 25-year-old woman consented to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead, this selfless act went on to save three patients who were waiting for an organ transplant. This was the 6th organ donation which has taken place in Aurangabad, so far this year

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in AurangabadA cadaver donation took place at Aurangabad’s Manik Hospital on Wednesday, August 22.  Shubhada Bane (name changed), a 25-year-old female patient became brain-dead, due to bleeding in the brain. The doctors at the hospital stated, that upon examination they found out that she had a tumour in the brain. This resulted in a large circulation […]

Aurangabad: Cadaver donation gives new lease of life to three

The family of a 55-year-old Nanded woman agreed to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead youth, their decision helped save three patients who were waiting for an organ transplant, by giving them a second chance to live. This is Aurangabad’s 19th organ donation

Aurangabad: Cadaver donation gives new lease of life to threeA cadaver donation occurred today at Sunrise Hospital in Nanded, Maharashtra. A 55-year-old woman was recently admitted to the hospital after she met with a road accident. After a few days of treatment, her condition deteriorated and she was declared brain-dead by the doctors. After counselling, the bereaved family made a brave decision to donate […]

Aurangabad: 7-year-old girl holds saline bottle in hand beside her father’s bed

In a heart-wrenching incident which came to light, a 7-year-old girl, from Aurangabad, Maharashtra, was holding on to a saline bottle, for about half an hour, next to her ailing father's bed, as there was no stand available in the hospital to hang the saline bottle

Aurangabad: 7-year-old girl holds saline bottle in hand beside her father’s bedOn Wednesday, a photo of a 7-year-old girl went viral on social media. This girl was standing next to her ailing father’s bed, holding on a saline bottle in her right hand. She was trying to hold the bottle as high as she possibly could, so the saline can flow properly without any hindrance. The […]

Superfast Express halts its journey, to save a two-year-old on-board

Railway authorities swung into action to save the life of a two-year-old Rudra who was having a severe fever on board Jaipur-Hyderabad superfast express. Generally, the superfast express does not get a halt on minor stations, but the railway took a decision to halt the train at Lasur station to help provide emergency medical aid to this two-year-old toddler

Superfast Express halts its journey, to save a two-year-old on-boardIt was a regular Wednesday evening for the passengers of Jaipur-Hyderabad superfast express and the railway staff manning the control room between Nanded and Aurangabad divisions. But, suddenly a phone call received by the Nanded railway division office, changed the relaxed atmosphere altogether. Two-year-old Rudra Sharma was traveling with his family on-board. Rudra, who was […]

Aurangabad: Ghati Hospital resident doctors call off mass bunk

Resident doctors agreed to resume their duty after speaking with the hospital administration. They had organised this mass bunk in response to an assault on one of their colleagues

Aurangabad: Ghati Hospital resident doctors call off mass bunkOn Wednesday, April 25, Dr Harshad Chavan was manhandled by a group of 20 odd men who were accompanying a patient at Aurangabad’s Ghati Hospital. To show their solidarity against this attack, 322 resident doctors who work at the hospital had organised a mass bunk. They have not joined their duty since past three two […]

Aurangabad: Resident doctor attacked by angry mob, colleagues on mass bunk

In a fresh case of assault on doctors, on Wednesday, April 25, a resident doctor working at Ghati Hospital, Aurangabad was attacked during his night rounds

Aurangabad: Resident doctor attacked by angry mob, colleagues on mass bunkDr Harshad Chavan had asked a group of 20 odd men who were accompanying a patient, to vacate the ward and wait outside, upon this they lost their cool and began to beat the doctor. In retaliation of this attack, 322 resident doctors who work at the hospital have organised a mass bunk. They have […]
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