Save Aaradhya: A call to the nation to save a life

This documentary tracks one-year-long painful journey of three-year-old Aaradhya Mule who is fighting an end-stage heart disease. It shows the struggle of her hapless parents who are running from pillar to post in search of a heart for transplant

Save Aaradhya: A call to the nation to save a life#SaveAaradhya – Do you have a ‘Heart’ for this 3-year-old? (An English Documentary)   Who is Aaradhya Mule? Aaradhya Mule is a three-year-old Mumbai girl who is suffering from end-stage heart disease (Dilated Cardiomyopathy). She was diagnosed with the disease in April, 2016. Aaradhya has viral myocarditis, which is a viral infection affecting function of […]

Liver transplant under common man’s reach, KEM performs year’s first surgery

A 40-year-old patient at KEM Hospital in Mumbai got a cadaver liver for transplant on Tuesday after the Mumbai traffic police arranged green corridor. KEM Hospital has subsidised the cost to an estimate Rs3-5 lakh

Liver transplant under common man’s reach, KEM performs year’s first surgeryAfter waiting for over a year, a 40-year-old patient at KEM Hospital in Mumbai got a cadaver liver for transplant on Tuesday. According to Zonal Transplant Coordination Committee (ZTCC), family of a 45-year-old man declared brain-dead after intracranial bleeding at Fortis Hospital agreed to donate his organs. This is the first liver transplant in 2017 […]

Like Aaradhya, one-year-old Shlok from Nashik also needs a heart

Shlok Andhale was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease two months ago. Shlok’s father, a farmer in Nashik, registered him with Fortis Hospital, Mumbai, for a heart transplant. Doctors say his blood group is universally acceptable AB+, but matching donor's weight can be an issue

Like Aaradhya, one-year-old Shlok from Nashik also needs a heartEven as Navi Mumbai’s four-year-old Aaradhya Mule’s struggle to get a donor heart continues, Fortis Hospital registered another similar case. Nashik’s one-and-a-half-year-old Shlok Andhale is suffering from end-stage heart disease and needs a heart transplant. Like Aaradhya, Shlok, too, had viral infection which later developed into dilated cardiomyopathy, also known as end-stage heart disease. Shlok’s […]

Dr Thomas Starzl who performed world’s first liver transplant, dies

The renowned doctor died on Saturday at his home in Pittsburgh, reported University of Pittsburg. Dr Starzl performed the world's first liver transplant in 1963, world's first successful liver transplant in 1967, and pioneered kidney transplantation from cadavers

Dr Thomas Starzl who performed world’s first liver transplant, diesDr. Thomas Starzl, the pioneer of liver transplantation and the driving force behind the world’s first baboon-to-human liver transplants and research on anti-rejection drugs, has died. He was 90. The University of Pittsburgh, speaking on behalf of Starzl’s family, said the renowned doctor “died peacefully” Saturday at his home in Pittsburgh. Starzl performed the world’s […]

“I am sure you will come out as a winner,” says Maha CM’s wife to Aaradhya on her birthday

Aaradhya Mule celebrates her fourth birthday today. My Medical Mantra wishes her a very happy birthday

“I am sure you will come out as a winner,” says Maha CM’s wife to Aaradhya on her birthdayIt is Aaradhya Mule’s birthday today. My Medical Mantra wishes her a very happy birthday. On the occasion of her birthday, we once again appeal to the people to spread as much awareness as possible regarding her situation and for organ donation. In April 2016, Aaradhya was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease. According to the […]

Aaradhya’s struggle moves Maha CM’s wife Amruta Fadnavis

Also joining the campaign to save four-year-old’s life is Padma Shri Dr Tatyarao Lahane, Dean of JJ Hospital, Mumbai and Nikoli Edwards, Independent Senator in Government of Trinidad and Tobago

Aaradhya’s struggle moves Maha CM’s wife Amruta Fadnavis“I request everyone to help Aaradhya get a new heart,” said Amruta Fadnavis, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ wife as she joined My Medical Mantra’s campaign to #SaveAaradhya. A Navi Mumbai resident, Aaradhya was in playschool last year when she was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease. She needs a donor heart whose body weight is […]

Medical student starts online petition to ‘Save Aaradhya’, urges youngsters to join the campaign

Taking ahead My Medical Mantra’s campaign to #SaveAaradhya, an doctor has started an online petition for Aaradhya. The aim is to reach out to youngsters and spread awareness on organ donation

Medical student starts online petition to ‘Save Aaradhya’, urges youngsters to join the campaignTaking ahead My Medical Mantra’s campaign to #SaveAaradhya, a medical student has started an online petition for Aaradhya. The aim is to reach out to youngsters and spread awareness on organ donation. Ashwini Kawade, a student at MGM Institute of Health Sciences, said the online petition on change.org has been started to spread awareness on […]

Mumbai Police Commissioner launches Save Aaradhya documentary

Appeals to Mumbaikars to spread awareness regarding organ donation. Assures that Mumbai police too would do its best to spread the word around for Aaradhya

Mumbai Police Commissioner launches Save Aaradhya documentaryMumbai Police Commissioner Datta Padsalgikar on Monday (February 20) launched the English documentary of the #SaveAaradhya campaign. The documentary was launched at the police chief’s office in Crawford Market, Mumbai. The commissioner who was moved by the condition of 3-year-old Aaradhya, said that, proper awareness needs to be created with regards to organ donation. Speaking […]

Moved by her story, visually-challenged schoolgirls join Save Aaradhya campaign

Struggling to find a heart for last 10 months, Aaradhya needs a donor heart whose weight is around 25-30kg and has blood group A +ve / A +ve / O +ve / O-ve

Moved by her story, visually-challenged schoolgirls join Save Aaradhya campaignGirls of Kamla Mehta Blind School in Dadar joined My Medical Mantra’s #SaveAaradhya campaign and vouched to spread awareness on organ donation. Three-year-old Aaradhya Mule, who lives in Navi Mumbai, was in playschool last year when she was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease. She needs a donor heart whose weight is around 25-30kg and has […]

One organ donor saves three lives as Mumbai sees its second successful heart transplant of 2017

Dr Parag Rindani mentioned that they counselled the family members of the donor, after which they consented to donate his heart and kidneys to save and enrich the lives of three deserving recipients in the city itself

One organ donor saves three lives as Mumbai sees its second successful heart transplant of 2017A 29-years-old man from Nashik who was suffering from Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) (it is a condition in which the heart’s ability to pump blood is decreased) was the recipient of a new heart and was operated for a heart transplant. The donor’s heart was transported to the hospital, through a Green Corridor in 22minutes. The harvested heart was […]