Rare surgery helps Virar woman gain vision

Meenakshi Solanki was diagnosed with Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis, whose symptoms include debilitating headaches, vomiting and nausea

Rare surgery helps Virar woman gain visionMeenakshi Solanki has regained 40% vision in her left eye after the success of rare optic nerve sheathotomy surgery. She lost vision in both her eyes following severe headaches that first began in February. The 33-year-old from Virar was diagnosed with a condition called Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis (CVST). “In simple terms, this means clotting […]

Body donation now just a click away, NGO launches body donation directory

The ORGAN India team took six months to gather data from all states of India, where body donation is possible. Singh further explained that the directory is available on the website www.organindia.org and any person in any state in India can go to the directory

Body donation now just a click away, NGO launches body donation directoryWhen flooded with queries on how to donate a body, the organ receiving and giving awareness network (Organ) has decided to come up with a directory for body donation. “We at Organ India have been receiving lot of calls on our helplines from all over India on how to donate a body. People have called […]

Assault on doctors: Medical services cripple as 4,000 doctors go on strike in Maharashtra

Doctors across the state have joined the protest against attacks on doctors and in Mumbai, over 2,000 doctors are participating in the strike

Assault on doctors: Medical services cripple as 4,000 doctors go on strike in MaharashtraMedical services in Maharashtra are hit badly as doctors across the state have gone on a mass strike today (March 20). The doctors have bunked work after two resident doctors from Mumbai and Aurangabad were assaulted and beaten up by angry mob of patients’ relatives. Yashwardhan Kabra, President Central Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD), […]
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