Mumbai: Kidney patients to be provided with free dialysers for treatment as part of Diwali celebrations  

Kidney patients are offered dialysis service at Lion Tarachand Bapa Hospital in Sion, Mumbai. This has been made possible with the help and assistance of Apex Kidney Care . The hospital has started the Arogya Sahayak Yojana for kidney dialysis patients. Through this scheme, deserving patients, will be provided with concessional dialysis at Rs.300/ only. Further, dialysers and tubing will be supplied for free of cost, for one time, to help treat needy patients as part of Diwali celebrations

Mumbai: Kidney patients to be provided with free dialysers for treatment as part of Diwali celebrations  The cost of dialysis to a patient is usually about Rs.2,000/ rupees per session, which is quite expensive  for a common man to afford. But through this health scheme non-affording patients can avail high quality treatment for Rs.300/ only.  The hospital treats the patients at  subsidised rates. At the moment, the hospital is treating around […]

Mumbai: Commuter falls off from moving train, in critical condition

A 23-year-old girl is in critical condition after she fell in the gutter from a moving train between Sion and Matunga on Thursday morning. The incident took place when the girl was travelling on the footboard and was going to college to give her masters exam

Mumbai: Commuter falls off from moving train, in critical conditionAccording to the Dadar GRP officers, a passenger named Tara approached them at 10 am and informed them about a woman who had fallen off the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) train between Sion and Matunga stations. The constable, Kiran Joy, rushed to the spot and found a woman’s purse on the track. She followed […]

Tree appreciation walk: Citizens learn about rare Ayurveda plants and their benefits

The participants of the walk were college students, housewives, retired officials and senior citizens. The walk began at 8 am and continued for two and half hours. The visitors were delighted to see more than 61 species of plants out of which some of them were rare species

Tree appreciation walk: Citizens learn about rare Ayurveda plants and their benefitsAround 70 citizens from across Mumbai right from Andheri, Chembur to Godbunder road, gathered at 8 am on Sunday morning for the 89 the Tree Appreciation Walk It was conducted by the two veterans Dr Usha Desai who had spent three decades as the HoD of Medicine in GM Hospital and Mrs Renee Vyas, a tree expert who […]

Medical students bust myths related to menstrual hygiene

Medical students from KJ Somaiya Hospital, KEM hospital as well as LTMG Medical College in Sion conducted an event named ‘Periodoubt’ on November 20 to teach students from a local municipal school about menstrual hygiene

Medical students bust myths related to menstrual hygiene“I was astonished at the sheer ignorance among girls regarding menstrual hygiene. Most of them had not even spoken to their mothers about their periods. It is very important to solve any queries related to menstrual hygiene as it is very imperative in a woman’s life,” said Sejal Grover, a second-year MBBS student from Sion […]