Nagpur: IPS officer organises thalassemia, sickle-cell anaemia detection camp

The IPS officer stated that instead of matching a person's horoscope, it is more crucial to match genetic profiles. The prevalence of thalassemia and sickle-cell anaemia is higher in Nagpur and region of central India.

Nagpur: IPS officer organises thalassemia, sickle-cell anaemia detection campThe Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Nagpur, Maharashtra, had organised a free health check-up for the 800 policemen and their families on Sunday, September 30 Thalassemia is not treatable but can be managed only through regular blood transfusions.Genetically patents are the carriers of both the diseases. While speaking to My Medical Mantra IPS officer and […]

World Thalassaemia Day: NGO organises rally across Maharashtra

On the occasion of World Thalassaemia Day, My Medical Mantra introduces you to a person who is working tirelessly to create awareness regarding the blood disorder in rural areas of Maharashtra; so far he has donated blood 62 times himself to help patients affected with the disorder

World Thalassaemia Day: NGO organises rally across MaharashtraMeet Jairam Naik, a resident of Ambarnath, who works for central railway. He has been working for the welfare of thalassaemia patients from the past 11 years. Naik volunteers at an NGO called Jivan Data which organises blood donation camps four times a year. These camps are attended by over 250 people on average who […]

Pune doctors treat thalassaemia patient with severe dengue

She showed several complications which are not commonly seen among other dengue cases. While being admitted to the hospital, her blood pressure was very low and also her haemoglobin levels had plummeted

Pune doctors treat thalassaemia patient with severe dengueDengue is spreading at an alarming rate this season. It has now emerged as a public health concern in Maharashtra. Pune has recently witnessed a case with a severe manifestation of this dreadful disease. Sheetal Shinde is a 22-year-old woman who is a thalassaemia patient since the last fifteen years. She is suffering from dengue […]

DATRI crosses milestone of 300 stem cells donations, felicitates donors

In the last eight years DATRI, has worked towards spreading awareness on blood stem cells donations through numerous camps held across educational institutions, corporates and residential areas. As a result, there has been a considerable rise in awareness among people

DATRI crosses milestone of 300 stem cells donations, felicitates donorsCelebrating the benchmark of crossing over 300 donations, DATRI, India’s leading Blood Stem Cell Donors Registry, felicitated its proud donors from Maharashtra. It was a memorable moment for the NGO, which has been instrumental in facilitating 313 stem cell donations, till date. Since 2009, DATRI has been persistently working towards saving the lives of patients […]