Enjoy monsoon, but with proper care

In the past few years, we have witnessed the monsoon season bring with it a series of calamities. Therefore, it is very important for each one of us to be prepared during this monsoon

Enjoy monsoon, but with proper careIn the past few years, Mumbai is witnessing the monsoon season bring along with it a series of calamities. The 2005 floods are still fresh in the minds of many Mumbaikars, and every season, a sentimental feeling of doubt towards the rains stems in people’s minds. People should be prepared to face the possible disaster […]

Doctors help a 25-year-old woman deliver baby boy at Pune station

The railway staff and doctors rushed to the aid of the pregnant woman who was in severe pain. They came together and worked in harmony to ensure the safe delivery of the child

Doctors help a 25-year-old woman deliver baby boy at Pune stationA full-term pregnant lady and her husband were travelling from Bangalore to Ahmedabad in Renigunta Express. In transit, Sita Begi, the 25-year-old lady began to experience severe labour pain. Her husband, Moti Lal immediately informed the railway official on board. Around 9:15 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, Railway Commercial office A.T. Gangwani received a complaint […]

With defibrillators in the arsenal, Mumbai Police to save heart attack patients

Mumbai police have distributed automated external defibrillators (AED) to 10 police stations between Bandra and Andheri. Whenever an emergency arises policemen are the ones who respond first on site. Therefore, the main aim is to train the police personnel to deal with an emergency

With defibrillators in the arsenal, Mumbai Police to save heart attack patientsIn case a person suffers a heart attack, a first few minutes play a very crucial to save a life. If the victim gets adequate medical aid during the ‘golden hour,’ then a precious life could be saved. Keeping this in mind the Mumbai police has distributed automated external defibrillators (AED) to 10 police stations […]

Mid-flight emergency: Doctor performs CPR to revive 57-year-old man

A doctor from B J Medical Government College in Pune helped saved the life of a man on flight. The doctor reviving the cardiac arrest victim. in the nick of time

Mid-flight emergency: Doctor performs CPR to revive 57-year-old manDr Udaan Rajput was travelling from Nagpur to Pune by Go Air flight G8, 284 on December 17, when pilot announced if there was a doctor on flight as there was a sudden medical emergency. Ashok Jadhav, (57), hailing from Kolhapur had a sudden cardiac arrest. “I immediately checked his pulse and respiration; he was […]

Pune doctor helps woman deliver child in autorickshaw

A woman delivered a child inside an autorickshaw on Tuesday, October 23. This incident occurred around 2 p.m. in Pune’s Ghorpadi area

Pune doctor helps woman deliver child in autorickshawIt was a regular Tuesday afternoon for Neeta Kulhe, a resident of Panchsheel Nagar, when she suddenly her stomach started paining. She got outside her house and hailed a rickshaw, so that she could go to the hospital. During the course of her journey, Neeta went into labour. Due to the traffic jam ahead the […]

Now, stroke patients can be saved beyond the golden hour

Stroke patients who reach the hospital within one hour of symptoms receive a clot-busting injection twice as often as those arriving later. Researchers call the first hour of symptom onset the golden hour

Now, stroke patients can be saved beyond the golden hourIschemic (Clots) Ischemic stroke occurs as a result of an obstruction within a blood vessel supplying blood to the brain. Haemorrhagic (Bleeds) Haemorrhagic stroke occurs when a weakened blood vessel ruptures. TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack) TIA (transient ischemic attack) is caused by a temporary clot. Mumbai’s civic-run KEM Hospital got a new piece of equipment […]

Pune: Police constable drives ambulance to save man’s life

On the day of Ganesh Chaturthi, a police constable of Pune police swung into action to save the life of a person who needed immediate medical attention. An ambulance was available but it did not have a driver, so he stepped up and drove the vehicle himself to get the patient to the hospital on time

Pune: Police constable drives ambulance to save man’s lifeOn Thursday, September 13, 2018. Lakhs of people had gathered on the streets of Pune, Maharashtra, to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi. The devotees were chanting ‘Ganapati Bappa Morya,’ to welcome the beloved elephant god, Lord Ganesha The Pune police were alert to tackle any untoward incident or an emergency. And suddenly, a phone at the Dattawadi […]

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’ […]

World First Aid Day: More people should be trained in India

You might not be someone with special qualities, but just by being the first respondent in emergency cases, you can play a vital role in saving the person. In order to spread awareness, the world celebrates First Aid Day on the second Saturday in September. This year it was held on September 08

World First Aid Day: More people should be trained in IndiaIt is an important day to acknowledge the role of first aid awareness, training and practical application in making a real difference to people’s lives. First aid is the assistance given to any person suffering a sudden illness or injury, with care provided to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, or to promote recovery. […]

Constipated man gets emergency surgery after his colon bursts

A British man’s worsening battle with constipation ended up costing him part of his gut, due to a rare, sometimes unexplainable condition known as ‘megacolon’

Constipated man gets emergency surgery after his colon burstsThere’s no question that constipation is uncomfortable. But sometimes it can be downright dangerous, as detailed in a paper published in BMJ Case Reports this month. As the report explains, a 24-year-old man’s colon burst from storing too much faeces. According to the report, the unidentified patient visited the emergency room after experiencing abdominal pain […]
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