Midnight saviour: IPS officer donates blood, saves pregnant mother

An IPS officer from Chandrapur helped save the life of an expectant mother who urgently required ‘A’ negative blood. He rushed to the hospital as soon as he could. His heroic deed helped save the lives of the woman and her precious baby

Midnight saviour: IPS officer donates blood, saves pregnant motherIt was around 11 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, Shabana Sayeed, an expectant mother, who was in the thirties, was rushed to the civil hospital in Chandrapur, Maharashtra. Shabana was experiencing labour pains, and her condition was worsening with each passing minute. Shabana was admitted to the hospital, but, the doctors said they need ‘A’ […]

Parents, is your child eating fake chocolate?

The Food and Drugs Department (FDA) Maharashtra has seized bogus chocolates worth Rs 18 lakhs. The chocolates have been seized from Masjid Bunder in Mumbai. The FDA has sent the seized samples for testing

Parents, is your child eating fake chocolate?Who doesn’t love chocolate? Almost everyone, regardless their age can’t resist this temptation. Chocolate is our weak point. But, are the chocolates which we are eating safe? Are your kids having unadulterated chocolates to eat? This question had risen due to the recent action, which was taken by the Maharashtra FDA against the fake chocolate […]

Pune: Yerawada mental hospital’s ‘family ward’ to unite mentally ill patients and their family

Pune: Yerawada mental hospital’s ‘family ward’ to unite mentally ill patients and their familyThe administration has decided to build a ‘Family Ward’ where the patient and the family will be united . The pilot project is likely to begin from the month of October. Family plays a very crucial role in the patients progress. Families support is very important at the onset of the disease. Also, the family […]

Maha: Govt docs to receive 20% as incentive under Mahatma Phule health scheme

The Maharashtra Cabinet has given a go ahead to the proposal, to give 20% off the package amount as incentives to the doctors, staff and the OT attendants, those who will help perform the surgery under Mahatma Jyotiba Phule health Scheme

Maha: Govt docs to receive 20% as incentive under Mahatma Phule health schemeInsurance companies under the medical education department will provide 20 per cent of the amount covered under the scheme to doctors and medical employees working in government-run hospitals. This has been decision has been taken by the Maharashtra government today. This decision will benefit poor and needy people across the state. The insurance companies will […]

Mumbai: Doctor attacked by unknown persons outside his residence

As the assaults on the doctors from the patient and their relatives are rising, a doctor from Thane, Maharashtra has been attacked by the unknown assailants

Mumbai: Doctor attacked by unknown persons outside his residenceIn a shocking incident a doctor was assaulted outside his residence by unknown assailants. Dr Prashant Darandale is a paediatrician by profession. The motive of the attack and the identity of the attacker are unknown. The Thane police has begun with the probe on this matter. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, N.A.Kulkarni, Police Inspector […]

Pune: Swine flu claims six lives in four days in Pimpri-Chinchwad

As Maharashtra is witnessing a sudden rise in the temperature, after the monsoon, the changes in the weather pattern is a great cause of concern to the Maharashtra government. Pimpri-Chinchwad, a twin city near Pune, Maharashtra, has witnessed six deaths in the past four days 

Pune: Swine flu claims six lives in four days in Pimpri-ChinchwadSix people have died in the past four days due to swine flu (H1N1) in Pimpri-Chinchwad, Maharashtra. Out of the six people, five were suffering from hypertension and diabetes. From August 2018, till September 10th, in all 19 people have lost their lives due to swine flu. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Dr Laxman […]

Ganeshotsav: Honouring father’s legacy, Mumbai doctor turns Ganesh artist

When a massive attack claimed her father's life, Dr Snehal Thackrey did not let that be a deterrent in finishing the incomplete task her father left for them. Her father was a Ganesh sculptor and the deadline to Ganesh Chaturi was approaching. The doctor took over the mantle of steeping in her father’s role along with the help of her younger sister  

Ganeshotsav: Honouring father’s legacy, Mumbai doctor turns Ganesh artistAugust 15, was a routine day for, sculpturist Vasudev Thackrey, from Wada, Maharashtra. Ganeshostav was exactly a month away, and the 52-year-old man was busy giving finishing touches to the Ganesha idols. But, suddenly, he got an electric shock and subsequently suffered a massive heart attack, which claimed his life. But, the most important question […]

Maha: MARD demands fixing duty hours and remuneration hike

Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD), submitted a letter to the director, of DMER Mumbai on Saturday regarding fixing duty hours of resident doctors, asking for TB leave for resident doctors and increasing the monthly remuneration received by resident doctors of Maharashtra

Maha: MARD demands fixing duty hours and remuneration hikeThe organisation met additional municipal commissioner I Kundan and chief of medical I Kundan and chief of medical education department Dr Pravin Shingare to highlight these issues. The letter mentions that, “During double emergency it goes up to 24-36 hours at a time. There is no time to sleep and eat, no time to personal […]

Maha: Doctor attacked by patient’s father, 1,500 doctors go on strike

A doctor working in Buldhana district, Maharashtra was assaulted on Wednesday, September 05 by a patient’s relative. To protest against this incident private doctors from Buldhana have gone on strike for two days

Maha: Doctor attacked by patient’s father, 1,500 doctors go on strikeRecently, a 4-year-old boy was admitted to Dr Meher Hospital. The boy was suffering from pneumonia. After five days of treatment boy’s condition improved, the child’s father came to meet the doctors and demanded for immediate discharge of his son. The father insisted for immediate discharge and abused the doctor. The father suddenly started punching […]

Nagpur: Youth self-medicates using Google for weight loss, dies

The Nagpur Police found his body in a decomposed state on April 08, 2017. He went missing on April 04, 2017. His body was found in Ghogali village. The police had recovered a bag, a water bottle, a mobile phone and empty medicine strips

Nagpur: Youth self-medicates using Google for weight loss, diesIn a shocking revelation, a 27-year-old from Nagpur, Maharashtra, lost his life by self-medicating for weight loss. The detailed probe conducted by Nagpur police has confirmed that the youth was obsessed with weight loss medicines, and used to search the internet for the same. According to police, he accessed the information about weight loss medicine […]