‘Wearing spectacles can benefit a child’s eyesight’

Poor vision can affect a child's education and development. In the long-term their career prospects are hampered. Wearing spectacles can not only enhance the vision of a child but also will improve his/her academic performance

‘Wearing spectacles can benefit a child’s eyesight’“By simply giving a pair of spectacles, we can actually give a vision to the children. Because children themselves cannot complain that they are not able to see. So we have to proactively screen them,” said Dr Parikshit Gogate, Paediatric Ophthalmologists, Dr Gogate’s eye clinic, Pune. He added, “But giving spectacles to the children, is […]

Ruby hall clinic marks 25 years in service, aims to develop ICUs in rural areas

From four-bed critical care unit to now 162-bed multi-specialty unit equipped with state-of-art technologies, Ruby hall Clinic marks a milestone with completing 25 years in service. On this occasion, the hospital has decided to start Tele Medicine facility for the ICU units in the rural hospitals. Apart from this the research centre, an Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) will also be started at the clinic

Ruby hall clinic marks 25 years in service, aims to develop ICUs in rural areasThe Intensive Care Unit (ICU) which started as a four-bedded critical care unit in Pune’s Ruby Hall Clinic has marked a significant milestone by completing its 25 years. It has now grown into 162-bedded critical care multi-specialty unit equipped with state-of-art technology. While looking back on the journey, the ICU staff wondered how they performed […]

Over 1 lakh people in six districts of Maharashtra obese, State government’s mega health drive finds

Revealed during the health campaign a shocking fact is that over one lakh people in six districts Maharashtra have been found obese, during a month long campaign which was launched by the state government. This shocking fact suggests that, obesity is not only limited to urban areas, but the lifestyle disease has now penetrated in rural areas as well

Over 1 lakh people in six districts of Maharashtra obese, State government’s mega health drive finds‘Pandit Dindayal Upadhaya Swastha Maharashtra campaign’, the state government’s mega drive has received an overwhelming response. The first phase of the one month drive, which recently concluded, was carried out in 6 districts, has witnessed huge turnout since it’s began on May 1, 2017. But the shocking fact is that over one lakh people in […]