Nashik: Car collides with State Transport bus, six killed 

The fatal accident took place around 40 kilometres from Nashik, Maharashtra. Six passengers have lost the lives due to the mishap, while ten have been injured. The condition of the injured passengers is said to be stable

Nashik: Car collides with State Transport bus, six killed The accident occurred around 12 noon on Saturday, June 23 on the Mumbai-Agra highway. The car was coming from Satana to Nashik, a tire burst causing it to collide with the State Transport bus, which was on the opposite side of the road. Around 16 passengers were travelling in the car. While speaking to My […]

Plastic ban: No plastic bags to be allowed in KEM Hospital

The Maharashtra government has enforced a plastic ban across the state. The ban has come into effect from Saturday, June 23

Plastic ban: No plastic bags to be allowed in KEM HospitalWhenever we go to the hospital or to see a doctor, we always carry our investigation reports and case file in a handy plastic bag. But, henceforth, if you are staying in Maharashtra, you have to keep in mind, that you should carry the reports in a paper or cloth bag. On Saturday, like any […]

Pune: Eye care hospital to distribute assistive devices for blind people

H V Desai eye care hospital in Pune will be celebrating Helen Keller birth anniversary by distributing special equipment for the blind

Pune: Eye care hospital to distribute assistive devices for blind peopleIn order to mark the birth anniversary of Helen Keller, on Wednesday, June 27, 350 visually impaired students will be given assistive devices (angel players and smartphones) by the Technical Training Institute affiliated to H V Desai eye care hospital. The Assistive Device scheme is the initiative of Government of India, under the ADIP scheme(Assistive […]

How to break bad news to your kids, paediatricians advise

In the aftermath of a major event, people are focused on the event itself and less on how to talk to kids. News is always available and bombarding us, even on channels we may not expect, such as social media, where children spend their time

How to break bad news to your kids, paediatricians adviseParents wondering how to talk to their children about tragedies such as natural disasters or terrorist attacks have a new resource to help them, published online in the medical journal JAMA Paediatrics. “There have been a lot of changes in how we receive news and the types of news we receive, which has impacted the […]

Cops to verify documents before every kidney transplant

Cops to verify documents before every kidney transplantIt is official. The state government has decided to rope in police for verifying documents related to kidney transplants. The decision, was taken by the state appointed committee, which was asked to look into the irregularities in the kidney transplant procedures. The report will now be forwarded to the state health minister for review. The […]

Eight chikungunya cases reported in Mumbai

Eight chikungunya cases reported in MumbaiEight confirmed chikungunya cases have been reported in Mumbai, said Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Thursday. The cases are from Dadar (west) and one from Govandi area. The executive health officer of BMC said there have been 20 probable cases of Chikungunya and all these cases have been reported in the public sector. Like dengue, chikungunya too is spread […]