Lucknow: Doctors operate on a twin with no heart, inside mother’s womb

Doctors in Lucknow performed this complicated surgery in order to save the life of a healthy baby who was supplying blood to an underdeveloped foetus twin. The surgery was performed in the nick of time as the baby was on the brink of heart failure

Lucknow: Doctors operate on a twin with no heart, inside mother’s wombDoctors attached to Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, have saved a life of a baby, who was growing with a twin who did not have a heart inside the mother’s womb Doctors say the baby who was developing normally, was pumping blood to his own body and the body of the […]

WCNR 2018: Doctors discussed about neurological infections

At day two of the World Congress for Neuro Rehabilitation (WCNR) 2018, one of the most awaited sessions was about neuroinfections in developing countries. It spoke about infections like chikungunya and encephalitis in these countries

WCNR 2018: Doctors discussed about neurological infectionsThe second day of WCNR seems more than just promising. Whether it is the topics chosen or the guests who have come down to Mumbai, it was a marvel to attend. One such dynamic session was about neuroinfections in the developing world. The session was chaired by Dr M Chandrashekhar, Dr R Chakor and Dr […]

Patients find it awkward to ask for help from the psychiatrists, says study

Last week, the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind stated that the country is reeling under the issue of serious mental health epidemic. Further pointing at the lack of mental health interventions in the country, he also pointed out that according to the National Mental Health Survey of 2016; nearly 14 per cent of the country’s population requires mental health interventions. Now, a study reaffirms that visiting a psychiatrist is still very awkward

Patients find it awkward to ask for help from the psychiatrists, says studyOur focus is on whether we need a psychiatrist these days, with so much pressure on the mind not merely because of stress but also due to another obvious reason which can hold a person back from resorting to pay a visit to the healers of the mind, and what likely is the reason?  It […]