IMA questions efficacy of generic drugs

The IMA had stated generic drugs have been given the biggest thrust by us. We have always maintained the policy of ‘One company one drug one price’ which has been neglected by the central government

IMA questions efficacy of generic drugsMiffed by PM Narendra Modi’s remark on Indian doctors in London, doctors from the Indian Medical Association (IMA) had protested by wearing black ribbons at their workplace on Thursday. It is with deep regret that we put on record our condemnation in the strongest possible words to the recent comments made by our honourable Prime […]

PM Modi advocates ‘Fit India’ movement

In 42nd Mann ki Baat, PM Modi exhorted the importance of fitness and health, owing to requests and recommendations he received over letters and e-mails from the public. Yoga guarantees fitness as well as wellness, it has become a global mass movement today, said PM Modi, while introducing the 'Fit India' movement

PM Modi advocates ‘Fit India’ movementIn his monthly radio programme “Mann Ki Baat”, the Prime Minister said: Preventive healthcare is most cheap and easy. As much as we are conscious about preventive healthcare, it will be beneficial for the person, his family and society. A healthy India is vital as a clean India. In case of health, the country has […]

‘Monitor TB treatment’, PM Modi writes to CM Fadnavis

With the on-going urgency to eradicate Tuberculosis (TB) in the country, by taking a massive step, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written a letter to the Chief Ministyer Devendra Fadnavis in support to eliminate the disease

‘Monitor TB treatment’, PM Modi writes to CM FadnavisIndia continues to have the highest number of tuberculosis (TB) cases in the world, stated the Global TB Report 2017 released by World Health Organization (WHO). In India, an estimated 27.9 lakh patients were suffering from TB in 2016 and up to 4.23 lakh patients were estimated to have died during the year. In a […]

PM Modi to inaugurate World TB summit

India continues to have the highest number of tuberculosis (TB) cases in the world, stated the Global TB Report 2017 released by World Health Organization (WHO). In India, an estimated 27.9 lakh patients were suffering from TB in 2016 and up to 4.23 lakh patients were estimated to have died during the year. Owing to which, in the month of March, a world TB summit will be conducted under the guidance of the experts in Delhi

PM Modi to inaugurate World TB summitTuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease that usually affects the lungs and weakens the immune system. As per information received by My Medical Mantra, the summit will be held from March 13 to 16. PM Modi will inaugurate the same. Speaking about the 1st TB summit which will be held in India, Dr Sunil Kharpade, deputy director general […]

PM Modi to students: ‘Be warriors, not worriers’

As the SSC and HSC exams are round the corner. Students are busy preparing for the same. Today, PM Modi conducted ‘Pariksha Par Charcha’ session with lakhs students from across the country and addressed their examination-related concerns at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi. While speaking to students he said, you are not talking to the Prime Minister of India, and you are talking to a friend. He requested parents not to make the achievements of their child a matter of social prestige

PM Modi to students: ‘Be warriors, not worriers’In an interactive session he spoke about the importance of staying happy and taking tests without stress.  Before he took questions from the students, he said “It was his exam today”, and thanked his teachers for whom he is still a student. “They inspired me to keep the student alive in me,” PM Narendra Modi […]

Maharashtra Medical Council launches mobile app

Digitalisation, as we call it today, is sweeping across every aspect of our daily lives in all possible ways. Owing to which, Maharashtra Medical Council has come up with a mobile app for the benefit of the patients and the doctors. On Wednesday, the Maharashtra Medical Council App was launched by Girish Mahajan, Medical Education Minister. Due to this app, the information of more than 1 lakh doctors will be available on just one click

Maharashtra Medical Council launches mobile appWith the help of the mobile app, the registered medical practitioner from all around the world can apply online for provisional registration, permanent registration, additional qualification registration and so on. All the certificates can be downloaded and the registration information and validity of the registration can be checked online. The registered medical practitioner can see […]

Himachal govt mulling a law to make Generic Medicines compulsory

Soon, medical practitioners across the state of Himachal Pradesh will have to prescribe Generic Medicines to the patients. In order to make the medicines affordable, HP government is mulling a law on Generic Medicines. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had appealed to the doctors across the country to prescribe the Generic Medicines to the patients

Himachal govt mulling a law to make Generic Medicines compulsoryThe government of Himachal Pradesh plans to make it compulsory for doctors of all hospitals in the state to prescribe Generic Medicines to the patients, said Health Minister Vipin Parmar. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Vipin Parmar, the Health Minister of Himachal Pradesh said, “Soon, the state government will enact a law regarding the prescription of the Generic Medicines in […]

‘Innovate by keeping in mind the socio-economic challenges’

PM Narendra Modi addressed Prof SN Bose’s 125th birth anniversary, at Kolkata, via video conference. He raised many important questions pertaining the health sector

‘Innovate by keeping in mind the socio-economic challenges’The healthcare ecosystem in India is at an inflection point. While the outlook for the healthcare industry is optimistic, there is a need to move towards an integrated healthcare delivery system. Addressing the Prof SN Bose’s 125th birth anniversary, at Kolkata, PM Narendra Modi said, many children in the tribal areas suffer from sickle cell […]

No more attacks: Doctors demand stringent law, file petition to PM Modi

Doctors’ association Medicos Legal Action Group (MLAG) is worried, owing to the rising incidents on the attack on doctors across the country. After which, they have filed an online petition to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Also, they have urged government to take a stern action

No more attacks: Doctors demand stringent law, file petition to PM ModiAttacks on doctors across the country are increasing. So, government should make a strict law against the attack on doctors, demanded Medicos Legal Action Group. With regards to this, the organisation has filed an online petition to PM Modi. Tow day ago, patient’s relative had vandalised Holy Cross Hospital in Kalyan. Acid bottles were thrown in the hospital […]

Ayurveda day: PM Modi inaugurates All India Institute of Ayurveda in (AIIA)

On the occasion of National A yurveda Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) at Delhi, on Tuesday. The institute has started working to facilitate patient care, research and bridging the breach in the scientific information about quality, safety and usefulness of ayurveda products

Ayurveda day: PM Modi inaugurates All India Institute of Ayurveda in (AIIA)PM Modi inaugurated the first ever 200-bed ayurveda hospital on the lines of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. “There is a strong need to integrate traditional and modern systems of medicines. This ayurveda hospital, which is like AIIMS, is equipped with most advanced technologies needed to treat patients,” he said. […]