Maharashtra to host international summit as a part of World Ayush Expo 

The International Summit aimed to foster greater acceptance of AYUSH health systems

Maharashtra to host international summit as a part of World Ayush Expo An international summit on Ayurveda and Yoga will be organised at CIDCO Exhibition Hall, Vashi, Navi Mumbai on Thursday, August 22 as a part of  World Ayush Expo and Arogya 2019 from August 22 – 25 August 2019. Organised by Ministry of AYUSH , Government of India , AIIM, CCIM, MUHS , Dr D.Y Patil and […]

Maha: MARD doctors call off strike, resume duty

On Wednesday, August 07, doctors from the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) had gone on an indefinite strike. After a meeting with the Directorate of Medical Education (DMER) last evening, the organisation has decided to call off its strike

Maha: MARD doctors call off strike, resume dutyDoctors from around 16 colleges had withdrawn their services. The doctors were protesting against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill and increase of stipend amount The strike Pan Maharashtra Agitation involved more than 4,000 resident doctors from all over Maharashtra. The state government had also proposed to impose the MESMA Act over resident doctors if […]

Maha govt to impose MESMA Act on MARD doctors

The Maharashtra government is set to bring in the Maharashtra Essential Services Maintenance Act (MESMA) against doctors of the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) who are currently on strike

Maha govt to impose MESMA Act on MARD doctors  Doctors across Maharashtra have gone on strike from August 07. Doctors from Mumbai’s government and civic-run hospitals also participated in the strike. The residents from government medical colleges in Mumbai are protesting at Azad Maidan. The strike Pan Maharashtra Agitation involves more than 4000 resident doctors from all over Maharashtra. The government has taken […]

Maha: MARD doctors go on indefinite strike over NMC Bill, stipend issue

Doctors from the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) have called on for an indefinite strike. Doctors from around 16 colleges have withdrawn their services. Even though doctors are on strike they have ensured that patient services won’t be affected. The doctors are protesting against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill and increase of stipend amount

Maha: MARD doctors go on indefinite strike over NMC Bill, stipend issueThe residents from government medical colleges in Mumbai are protesting at Azad Maidan. The strike Pan Maharashtra Agitation involves more than 4000 resident doctors from all over Maharashtra. Their main demand from central government to reconsider the draconian NMC Bill as few things in it is unacceptable. The aspect of community health providers is one […]

A small donation from a big heart, Dhanashree contributes to CM Medical Relief Fund

It might be a small contribution, but it was a big gesture from a tiny heart. The parents of Dhanashree Mujmule who themselves have seen difficult times decided to contribute to the fund so that no one has to undergo what they underwent in the low phase of their life

A small donation from a big heart, Dhanashree contributes to CM Medical Relief FundDhanashree’s family heard about this appeal and has generously contributed Rs 11,000 towards Chief Minister’s Medical Relief Fund. Dhanashree herself handed over the cheque to the Chief Minister Earlier, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had appealed to people that instead of extravagant gifts on his birthday, he would like if people came together and made […]

Swine Flu: Symptoms, treatment and tips to stay safe

Currently in Maharashtra, according to recent news reports, Swine Flu has claimed about 191 lives and as many as 1,772 people have tested positive for the contagion so far this year; this is alarming. The city is seeing a frightening rise in the number of swine flu cases; keeping this in mind, it is imperative that people identify early symptoms of this infection and seek appropriate preventative care before it’s too late

Swine Flu: Symptoms, treatment and tips to stay safeSwine flu also denoted as H1N1, is an infection caused by any one of several types of swine influenza viruses. This is a highly infectious disease that can spread even through bare minimum contact with a person infected with H1N1 virus. When infected people cough, spit or sneeze, tiny drops of the virus are released […]

Maha: Soon, restaurants to display a ‘calorie chart’ for patrons

The FDA has sent its final draft to the Maharashtra government through which restaurants will have to display the calorie content in its meals through a signboard or a menu card. Restaurants will be required to promote safe and healthy eating practices and help consumers in making informed choices through calorie information labelling

Maha: Soon, restaurants to display a ‘calorie chart’ for patronsSoon, the restaurants in Maharashtra will have to display a signboard mentioning the calorie content in food items The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Maharashtra has sent a final proposal of the draft to the government Sources say the government is expected to take a final decision in a month’s time. In the first phase, […]

Maha: FDA to hold meeting with principals to inform them about ‘Healthy Menu’ in school, college canteens

Food is the most critical component of every living being. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has formulated the standard guidelines to be followed by the school/college authorities to ensure availability of wholesome, nutritious, safe and hygienic food to the students of their school/college. In order to guide them, the FDA will be holding a meeting to help guide principals on how to implement the ‘nutritious food plan’

Maha: FDA to hold meeting with principals to inform them about ‘Healthy Menu’ in school, college canteensThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Maharashtra is conducting a workshop to educate schools on how a ‘Healthy Menu’ should be prepared in the canteen. The first-of-its-kind program in Maharashtra will be organised on July 18, in Thane. Principals of more than 100 schools and colleges will be participating in the workshop. Renowned chefs, nutritionist […]

Maha: Swine flu deaths drop from 66 in March to 1 in June

Swine flu cases have come down in the state. The number of deaths, due to swine flu, have come down to one in June from 66 in March. Experts say that due to the development of herd immunity, the virus is in a declining phase. However, soon, there will be a decline in immunity levels, and there will be a phase of increase in the number of swine flu cases

Maha: Swine flu deaths drop from 66 in March to 1 in JuneSwine flu cases have come down drastically in the state. As many as 66 deaths, due to swine flu, were recorded in March, while in June, only one death was recorded. Experts say that due to the development of herd immunity, the virus is in a declining phase. Month Cases Deaths January 117 26 February […]

Stones emerging from girl’s eyes shocks Jalgaon doctors

Have you ever heard about tiny stones emerging from a person’s eyes? Is this even possible? Recently, a medical case has come forward where tiny stones have been coming out of a girl’s eyes

Stones emerging from girl’s eyes shocks Jalgaon doctorsThis incident has come from Jalgaon, Maharashtra. A girl from Pilkhod village in Chalisgaon taluka has been facing this unique problem. The girl who is in the 4th standard has been facing this problem for the past 2-3 days. Her parents were also astonished and didn’t know the cause of it. They brought her to […]
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