Maha govt signs MoU with Rotary International to support free paediatric surgeries

Mission Muskan project is a joint initiative by CM Medical Assistance Cell – Govt. of Maharashtra and Rotary International to provide free paediatric surgeries of underprivileged children in Maharashtra

Maha govt signs MoU with Rotary International to support free paediatric surgeriesMaharashtra Chief Minister Relief Fund and Rotary International (Dist. 3141) have come together and signed an MoU in the form of ‘Mission Muskan.’ This is a joint initiative for free paediatric surgeries for thousands of needy, economically weaker and underprivileged children in Maharashtra, especially in rural areas, who are in dire need of immediate medical […]

#VoteForHealth: “Transparency in the price and quality of medical equipment is the need of the hour”

My Medical Mantra with #VoteForHealth campaign will bring you the perspective of the eminent doctors. What they think the government must do to tackle various health issues

#VoteForHealth: “Transparency in the price and quality of medical equipment is the need of the hour”The first phase of the #Election2019 has concluded on Thursday, April 11. During the next few days, the election fever will reach its peak, but, what about the real health issues? A campaign #DoctorWhoCares has been launched on social media aiming to make voters aware of health issues. To spread awareness about healthcare factors, My […]

Mumbai: Two successive organ donations help save seven lives

In the last week of February, two incidents of organ donation were witnessed in Mumbai. In both cases, we see how organ donation awareness is slowly but steadily reaching to the people. And how one decision of theirs, helped change the lives of others for good. In Mumbai, nine organ donation occurred in the month of February this year

Mumbai: Two successive organ donations help save seven livesThe organ donation occurred at S.L. Raheja Hospital in Mahim, Mumbai. The organ donor was a 59-year-old man. A few days ago, he slipped and fell down the stairs and sustained a head injury. He was immediately rushed to the hospital for treatment. The doctors declared him brain-dead during the course of treatment. The family […]

Fish allergy lands Sonu Nigam in hospital

Singer Sonu Nigam shared some photos of himself from the hospital, which could well be disturbing for some, after experiencing an allergic reaction to sea food just a day ahead of his concert trip to Jeypore, Odisha

Fish allergy lands Sonu Nigam in hospitalBollywood playback singer Sonu Nigam was recently admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital following a severe allergy he got after eating seafood. His eyes are swollen up and he is recovering right now. Nigan took to his Instagram to share his couple of pictures showcasing his swollen up face. In the post, one picture shows his […]

Mumbai: Renowned harmonium player Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes away

Pandit Tulsidas Borkar, a Padma Shri awardee and well-known harmonium player breathed his last at Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital

Mumbai: Renowned harmonium player Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes awayThe musical artist passed away on Saturday, September 29. According to information provided by Nanavati Hospital, he was suffering from a chest infection and had breathing difficulties. The time of death was pronounced at around 10:44 am today morning. He was 84-years-old. The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead 54-year-old woman helps save two lives in Mumbai

The family of a 54-year-old woman consented to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead, this act of generosity helped give a new lease of life to two patients who were waiting for an organ transplant

Organ donation: Brain-dead 54-year-old woman helps save two lives in MumbaiA cadaver donation took place at Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital on Wednesday, August 29. The 54-year-old female patient became brain-dead, due to bleeding in the brain. The decision to donate her organs was taken by her bereaved son and daughter. For the past few days the woman was being treated at Nanavati Hospital in Vile Parle. […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead man gives new lease of life to four patients in Mumbai

The family of a 46-year-old man his organs after he was declared brain-dead, this selfless act went on to save four patients who were waiting for an organ transplant. This was the 32nd organ donation which has taken place in Mumbai, so far this year

Organ donation: Brain-dead man gives new lease of life to four patients in MumbaiA cadaver donation took place at Vile Parle’s Nanavati Hospital on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Suresh Panchal, a 46-year-old male patient became brain-dead, due to bleeding in the brain. The family had suffered a huge loss. However, even during the hour of grief, Suresh Panchal’s son did not forget his father’s wish. Suresh Panchal’s son, […]

Organ donation: Mother gives a new lease of life to son

Junaid (name changed), a 45-year-old man was suffering from a polycystic kidney ailment and the only way he could have survived was through a kidney transplant. Fatima, his 70-year-old mother volunteered to donate her kidney to save her son’s life

Organ donation: Mother gives a new lease of life to sonIn India, there are over 1, 75,000 people who are waiting for a kidney transplant. Whereas, only 5000 kidneys are available for the transplant procedure Junaid, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, had come to Mumbai, for the treatment of his kidney disease. He was suffering from a polycystic kidney ailment in which the kidney size […]

Miracle: Ailing newborn escapes jaws of death

Rathods’ baby boy suffered severe complications of intestine as well as low body weight at birth. Three months and two operations later, he is all set to go home

Miracle: Ailing newborn escapes jaws of deathGeetanjali Punit Rathod’s pregnancy was an uneventful one till she hit the sixth month. Married for three years with no apparent health issues, she was taken aback when the gynaecologist told her during her routine check-up that her baby seemed to have a growth problem.  The Rathod’s from Borivali were directed to Nanavati Super Specialty […]

Organ donation: 34-year-old woman gives a new life to 4

Organ donation awareness campaign is picking up momentum. A lot of people are coming forward to donate organs by understanding the importance of ‘one organ can save up to 8 lives’. Similarly, a 34-year-old woman’s husband granted the permission to donate her organs. The organ donation was done on October 10 in Mumbai’s Apollo Hospital. Woman’s heart, liver and kidneys were donated. This is Mumbai’s 46 th cadaver donation

Organ donation: 34-year-old woman gives a new life to 434-year-old Navi Mumbai’s resident started feeling dizzy after which she was admitted to DY Patil Hospital. Her medical examination revealed that there was a blood clot in her brain. She was taking treatment in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Due to excessive bleeding she was declared brain dead. But, her family refused to believe the […]