Mumbai reports 128 cases of hepatitis in July

Hepatitis A and E remains to be a life threating disease for pregnant women. According to a report released by the BMC's health department, 135 pregnant women lost their lives to due to the hepatitis A and E infection in last the three years

Mumbai reports 128 cases of hepatitis in JulyOn the eve of World Hepatitis Day which is marked on July 28, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) released the number of hepatitis cases reported in the city. There are 128 cases of hepatitis which were reported till in the month of July (until July 26). Speaking about the number of increasing cases of hepatitis, BMC’s […]

7 dead, 5 injured in Mumbai building collapse

A 30-year-old building Saidarshan building collapsed at Ghatkopar. In total seven people were killed in the accident. The injured are being treated at Rajawadi and Santiniketan hospital in Ghatkopar. In this dreadful event, nine people were rushed to a nearby hospital. Two people succumb to death and five people are still seeking treatment at Shantiniketan Hospital. In addition to this, three people have been discharged from the hospital in the outpatient department

7 dead, 5 injured in Mumbai building collapseAn unfortunate incident shook Mumbaikars today. A 30-year-old building named Saidarshan collapsed on the LBS Marg in Ghatkopar. The horrific accident occurred around 10:00 am this morning, in which seven people lost their lives. According to the information received from the BMC’s Emergency Department, 14 fire engines, 2 rescue vans and 108 ambulances were immediately rushed to […]

IDA, BMC join hands to beat diabetes in state

As per the initiative, IDA will provide diabetes education in the dispensaries run by the civic body. It is estimated that around 10 lakh people in Mumbai have diabetes. The prevalence of diabetes has been increasing rapidly worldwide, especially, in developing countries like India. A pilot study will soon be conducted in which 28 dispensaries across Bandra and Andheri  where dieticians from IDA will work with medical officers

IDA, BMC join hands to beat diabetes in stateIn a first-of-its-kind initiative, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Indian Dietetic Association (IDA) – an umbrella body of registered dieticians – have come together to tackle diabetes via diabetes counselling. As per the project, IDA will provide diabetes education in the dispensaries run by the civic body. “We plan to hold workshops where with the […]
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