Manohar Parrikar to be in Mumbai for further treatment

Two weeks after Manohar Parrikar, the Chief Minister of Goa was rushed to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital with complaints of stomach ache; he is back in Mumbai for further treatment

Manohar Parrikar to be in Mumbai for further treatmentManohar Parrikar was admitted to Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai on February 15, where he received treatment for a pancreatic ailment. He has also formed a cabinet advisory committee to take administrative decisions in his absence. While Lilavati Hospital officials refused to comment, the official handle of Goa CMO tweeted, “Hon’ble Chief Minister  Manohar Parrikar will […]

Bombay to Goa organ donation march begins

To create awareness regarding organ donation, Bombay to Goa organ donation march has begun. The ‘Foundation Of Organ and Body Donation’ has organised this organ donation march 2018. Today, the march started from KEM Hospital. Dr Avinash Supe, Dean, KEM Hospital flagged off the march

Bombay to Goa organ donation march begins1 donor can save up to 8 lives. So, to spread awareness on organ donation, ‘Foundation Of Organ and Body Donation’ is working tirelessly. Organ donation march has begun from Bombay to Goa. This is the second year, the march has been conducted. The main aim is to create awareness regarding organ donation in the rural […]

HIV/ AIDS patients to find a perfect match soon

While walking on the busy streets, you may spot posters of marriage bureaus to help people find a suitable match. But you will be amazed; to know about the poster which will help a person infected with HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) to find a suitable match

HIV/ AIDS patients to find a perfect match soonThe fear of contracting the disease combined with negative feelings, people have contributed towards the stigma that is associated with HIV/ AIDS. What makes it worse is the social taboo that is associated with the disease often forcing patients to keep the disease hidden from others. But, these patients also need support and care. So, […]

An act of kindness: Goan family helps treat maid’s son who has cancer

Umesh Megeri’s mother had been working as maid at the house of Maria Augusta since the last 23 years. When Megeri spoke to them about his disease and the cost of the treatment, which he was not able to afford; the Augusta family decided to help him, without a second thought

An act of kindness: Goan family helps treat maid’s son who has cancerA family from Goa showed rare generosity by offering all the help and support required to treat their maid’s son who was suffering from cancer, which was at an advanced stage. He was undergoing treatment in Pune. Due to the benevolence shown by the Augusta family, Umesh Megeri, a 22-year-old boy is back to his […]

Doctors from across the globe to discuss ‘diabesity’ in Goa

Data suggests there are 8.5 million obese people in India, out of which 2.5 million are severely obese. Over 600 million are suffering from obesity around the world. Increasing number of obese patients is a biggest case of worry, as worldwide obesity has more than doubled since 1980

Doctors from across the globe to discuss ‘diabesity’ in GoaAs our family physician says obesity is considered to be the mother of all diseases. Day by day with changes in food habits, number of cases is increasing. This is the biggest cause of worry for the doctors around the world. So, to discuss about this rising threat, India is all set to organise a […]