Kedgaon: Doctors from Mumbai’s Tata Cancer Hospital have near brush with death

The incident occurred in the wee house of Saturday morning around 4 a.m., 42 people were on-board the luxury bus. The driver died on impact

Kedgaon: Doctors from Mumbai’s Tata Cancer Hospital have near brush with deathThe accident happened as the luxury bus collided with a trailer on the Kedgaon bypass highway. There were 40 doctors on the bus who are attached to Mumbai’s Tata Cancer Hospital, 20 doctors have been injured due to the collision. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Superintendent of Police (SP) Ahmednagar, Ranjan Kumar Sharma, “The […]

Pune hospital to raise awareness on bone marrow donation by felicitating patients

Those who undergo bone marrow transplants are the people who faced many difficulties due to diseases like thalassemia, cancer, bone disorders etc.  It is for this very reason that Ruby Hall Clinic has decided to felicitate around 100 patients who have won their battle against the diseases they were suffering from and have undergone bone marrow transplant successfully

Pune hospital to raise awareness on bone marrow donation by felicitating patientsThe hospital will felicitate these patients on September 01. The hospital has also arranged expert to hold talks for spreading awareness on bone marrow transplant at the Cancer Care Center at Ruby Hall Clinic. Haematologist Dr Vijay Ramanan, said, “Not many people are aware about bone marrow transplants and the change that they can bring […]

Pune NGO to raise awareness on organ donation through Lord Ganesha

The state government led by the ministry of higher medical education celebrates August as the ‘Organ Donation Month.’ ReBirth in association with the Maharashtra government has planned key events for the upcoming months

Pune NGO to raise awareness on organ donation through Lord GaneshaWith an aim to take figure of organ donation in Pune from two digits to four digits by 2020 and to ensure that India becomes an organ surplus nation; a Pune based NGO Rebirth, is organising several activities which will create awareness amongst people. ReBirth has come up with a free eLearning course on the […]

Maha: Doctors giving their all to ensure survival of premature born twins

A tribal woman in Dharni, Amravati has given birth to twin girls who were prematurely born at just seven months. The birth weight of these baby girls is extremely low. The doctors have said that the survival rate of such babies is very low, but they are doing their best to take care of these babies and ensure that they live on

Maha: Doctors giving their all to ensure survival of premature born twinsThe woman delivered the twins on Saturday, August 26. The twin baby girls were born weighing just 550 grams and 450 grams at a Sub District Hospital in Dharni. The girls are being monitored in a special chamber in the Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Dr Vipin Khadse, Medical […]

Maharashtra: 50 kgs plastic removed from cow’s stomach in Parbhani

The doctors at Parbhani’s Veterinary Medical College and Hospital in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra were shocked to find nearly 50 kilos of waste including plastic bags, safety pins, slippers, nails, sand, wires and coins inside a cow’s stomach

Maharashtra: 50 kgs plastic removed from cow’s stomach in ParbhaniIf you are a farmer or owner of domesticate animals such as cows, buffalo, and bullocks you usually send them out to graze, but the next time you do so keep an eye upon what they are eating. As 50 kilos of garbage had plastic has been extracted from a cow stomach in Parbhani district. […]

Doctor couple help gift new life to a 4-yr-old on their deceased daughter’s birthday

A doctor couple has funded heart surgeries of two children, who were detected with a hole in their hearts, on August 21, the day it would have been their deceased daughter's first. The lost their child in a car accident. The girl was not covered under any health scheme and the boy received an approval of funds, at the last minute

Doctor couple help gift new life to a 4-yr-old on their deceased daughter’s birthday“We lost our daughter, as we could not save her life. But our wish is to save the lives of other children. That is the reason why we decided to financially aid the heart surgery of a young girl, to give her a new life,” said Dr Umesh Sawarkar, who lost his three months old […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in Aurangabad

The family of a 25-year-old woman consented to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead, this selfless act went on to save three patients who were waiting for an organ transplant. This was the 6th organ donation which has taken place in Aurangabad, so far this year

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in AurangabadA cadaver donation took place at Aurangabad’s Manik Hospital on Wednesday, August 22.  Shubhada Bane (name changed), a 25-year-old female patient became brain-dead, due to bleeding in the brain. The doctors at the hospital stated, that upon examination they found out that she had a tumour in the brain. This resulted in a large circulation […]

Organ donation awareness: Doctors in Thane come forward to pledge their organs  

The campaign of organ donation is a mass movement and even small acts can help strengthen the just cause. Recently, doctors from Thane, Maharashtra came together to pledge their organs and spread awareness about this concept in society

Organ donation awareness: Doctors in Thane come forward to pledge their organs  In India, 5 lakh people die every year, due to non-availability of human organs. There is a huge gap between the demand and supply of organs. And there is a shortage of organ donors in our country. In India, only 0.58 per million donate their organs, when the demand for the organs runs in lakhs. […]

Maha govt to construct ‘organ temple’ to boost organ donation awareness

To create awareness about organ donation campaign in Maharashtra, the government is set to take a vital decision. It has decided to set up an ‘organ temple’ to reach out to the citizens

Maha govt to construct ‘organ temple’ to boost organ donation awarenessThe Maharashtra government has decided to set up an ‘organ temple’ in Nashik, Maharashtra to boost the organ donation in the state. The ‘organ temple’ will be an international monument, which will feature the names of the organ donors and their families. The ambitious project is the brainchild of Medical Education Minister, Girish Mahajan. The […]

Maha: State govt to serve notices to doctors for not notifying TB cases

The Maharashtra government has decided to serve notices to all the private doctors in the state, to register tuberculosis (TB) patients on the ‘Nikshay’ website. The decision has been taken as the state has noticed that a number of private doctors are not notifying the TB patients to the central government

Maha: State govt to serve notices to doctors for not notifying TB casesThe government has made it mandatory for all the private doctors to register TB patients on the ‘Nikshay’ website. The government will file a First Information Report (FIR) against those doctors who will fail to register the TB patients after serving a notice. In order to eliminate TB menace in India, the union government has […]