Mumbai: Doctors treat 11-year-old Kurdish boy suffering from rare spinal cord disorder

Doctors at Global Hospital, Parel successfully treated a 11-year-old Kurdistani boy named Goran Shakhawan, who used to limp for almost all his life, now after a complex surgery he will be able to walk properly

Mumbai: Doctors treat 11-year-old Kurdish boy suffering from rare spinal cord disorderA rare spinal cord tumour forced 11-year-old Goran Shakhawan from Kurdistan, to limp for most of his life. After, undergoing surgery at Global Hospital, Parel, the patient will be able to walk properly now, and can resume normal activities like the children of his age. Surgery, along with physiotherapy and rehabilitation will help him recover […]

Rising incidence of fatty liver disease affects 1/3rd of India’s population

A 22-year-old man treated for fatty liver, and donated part of his liver to his father. Out of 4,862 patients, who visited the Liver Clinic at Global Hospital in 2018, around 17.2% of patients had fatty liver disease. The hospital has launched a comprehensive Fatty Liver Program with a structured diet exercise and medication regime for dealing with fatty liver disease

Rising incidence of fatty liver disease affects 1/3rd of India’s populationFatty liver is a condition, caused by the accumulation of excess fat within the liver cells. It affects the 1/3rd of India’s population and is the leading cause of liver disease. It can be reversed with diet and exercise if detected on time, but a focused effort is needed to manage it. A team of […]

Mumbai: Doctors help liver transplant recipient successfully deliver baby

A team of doctors at Global Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, successfully helped a 24-year-old liver transplant recipient Mehjaben Atif Kolad, deliver a baby boy weighing 2.9 kgs on May 04

Mumbai: Doctors help liver transplant recipient successfully deliver babyThe patient underwent liver transplantation in 2014, due to acute liver failure, when she was 18-years-old. She conceived last year, and both the mother and baby are fine now. Patient Mehjaben Atif Kolad, a resident of Mumbai, suffered from tuberculosis (TB) in 2013. The TB medicines took a toll on her liver and she landed […]

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgery

Doctors at Global Hospital, Parel successfully managed to extract the tool by using an endoscopic procedure

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgeryDoctors safely removed an almost 8-inch screwdriver from the rectum of a 54-year-old carpenter on Friday evening, more than 48 hours after he had used it to apply pain medication on his haemorrhoids. On Friday evening, the doctors removed the 8-inch screwdriver from the 54-year-old carpenter’s rectum, in a safe manner without injuring the patient. […]

#WorldHealthDay: Hospital releases short film to reinstate patients’ trust

On the occasion of the World Health Day, which is celebrated on April 7 every year, a short film ‘Khayaal’ has been released by Global Hospital in Mumbai. The film is to inspire the citizens to repose their trust and believe in Hospitals care

#WorldHealthDay: Hospital releases short film to reinstate patients’ trustThe theme of this year’s World Health Day is Universal health coverage: everyone, everywhere. Indian healthcare has undergone a sea of change in the recent decade with an increase in infrastructure and availability of super-specialties in tertiary care Hospitals. The short film ‘Khayal’ highlights, that comprehensive quality healthcare services should be accessible to all without […]

Haffkine and IITB BETiC come together to promote medical device innovation among docs

The Haffkine Institute of Training, Research & Testing with 120 years of biomedical expertise is partnering with IIT Bombay with 60 years of engineering excellence to establish a Biomedical Engineering & Technology incubation Centre (BETiC) at Haffkine campus in Parel, Mumbai

Haffkine and IITB BETiC come together to promote medical device innovation among docsThe MoU was signed on Monday, February 11, 2019 at Sahyadri Guest House, Mumbai in the presence of Hon’able CM of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis and Minister of Medical Education, Girish Mahajan; facilitated by Dr Anand Bang, Honorary Advisor-Health, to the Chief Minister. The Haffkine Institute was represented by its Director Dr. Nishigandha Naik and IIT […]

‘We are doing our best to save her life,’ say docs treating critically ill cat

On Saturday afternoon, sometime past 12 pm, when Dr Lalitkumar Anande, who works at Sewri’s Tuberculosis Hospital saw two dogs pulling a helpless cat by its legs. He immediately shooed away the dogs and admitted the cat to Parel’s Bai Sakarbai Dinshaw Petit Hospital for Animals

‘We are doing our best to save her life,’ say docs treating critically ill catWhile speaking to My Medical Mantra, Dr Lalitkumar Anande, Chief Medical Officer at the Sewri’s Tuberculosis Hospital said, “When I saw the dogs bothering the cat named Mani, I shooed them away. I noticed that Mani had a wound on her head and took her to Parel’s animal hospital.” Dr J C Khanna, secretary and […]

Crystal tower fire: Female firefighter helps save 13 lives

Till now, people always perceived that women cannot perform well in high-risk situations, but this firefighter has helped break that notion by bravely saving 13 lives, in the fire which engulfed Crystal tower, a residential building in Parel

Crystal tower fire: Female firefighter helps save 13 livesOn Wednesday, August 22, a fire which broke out at on the 12th floor of a posh high-rise residential building in Dadar, killed four people and injured 21. Nearly 35 people were rescued from the 17-storey Crystal Tower building near Hindmata Cinema. During the rescue operations, a female firefighter valiantly shone through and helped save […]

Diwali: Fewer birds and animals injured, reveals Mumbai’s animal hospital

In comparison with the last year, this year, owing to the firecrackers, fewer number of birds and animals have suffered injuries, according to the Bai Sakerbai Dinshaw Petit Hospital, Parel

Diwali: Fewer birds and animals injured, reveals Mumbai’s animal hospitalAfter Diwali celebrations, according to Awaaz Foundation, fewer firecrackers were burnt this year. Along with this, another positive result has also been seen. There have been fewer injuries amongst the birds and animals due to firecrackers, according to Bai Sakerbai Dinshaw Petit Hospital, Parel. According to Suresh Kadam, assistant secretary, Bai Sakerbai Dinshaw Petit Hospital, […]

Elphinstone bridge stampede: KEM gives yoga lessons to survivors

On Friday, At least 23 commuters were killed a tragic stampede on a narrow railway foot-over bridge connecting the Parel-Elphinstone Road stations. The injuries of the patient who were admitted in the KEM Hospital for treatment. To help survivors get back on track, the hospital is giving them yoga lessons

Elphinstone bridge stampede: KEM gives yoga lessons to survivorsThe gruesome Friday stampede left dozens of people injured. But for those who are injured, the scars are not only on the body but also on their mind. The tragic incident still haunts the injured leaving them shocked. And to ease the agony of these survivors who are suffering hand, leg, and back injuries, the […]
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