BRICS Health Minister’s meeting held in Durban of South Africa

NEW DELHI: “India’s G20 Presidency has provided a distinctive platform to amplify the concerns of the Global South, benefiting from its role as both the predecessor (Indonesia) and the successor (Brazil) are in the G20 Troika. This positioning would underscore and highlight the challenges faced by the Global South and would offer a valuable opportunity […]


Combined Medical Services Examination, 2022

NEW DELHI : On the basis of the results of the written examination (Part- I) of the Combined Medical Services Examination, 2022 held by the Union Public Service Commission on 17th July, 2022 and the Personality Test (Part- II) held during April to May, 2023, two categories Lists of candidates recommended for appointment to the services/posts in the following are […]


Three ECMO Adenovirus survivors reunite with Medica’s lifesaving team to spread hope

Kolkata : While the entire city was witnessing a life-threatening situation due to Adenovirus claiming the lives of young children, Medica on the other hand was delighted to witness several children going home, cured with ECMO support. Medica being the largest and most advanced ECMO center in Asia, started the ECMO journey in 2014. The ESLO-certified centre houses […]


World Homoeopathy Day celebrated with the theme Homoeoparivar – Sarvajan Swasthya, One Health, One Family

We need a comprehensive and integrated approach to healthcare – Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar, Vice President of India Ministry has encouraged promotion of research and development in the systems of medicine to make them more evidence-based and effective – Shri Sarbananda Sonowal Scientific convention on World Homoeopathy Day aimed to promote evidence-based homoeopathic treatment for health […]


Free COVID-19 Precaution Doses for 18-59 age from 15 July

Today’s Cabinet decision will further India’s vaccination coverage and create a healthier nation: PM New Delhi : Indian citizen in the 18-59 age group will get free precaution doses of the Covid-19 vaccine at government vaccination centres under a 75-days special drive from July 15, the Cabinet of the Central Government took decision on Wednesday.   […]


International Yoga Day Celebrated by Nephrocare India

Kolkata : The nature of yoga is to shine the light of awareness into the darkest corners of the body. On the occasion of 7th International Yoga Day, Nephrocare India initiated a session named “Yoga For Healthy Living” to offer a holistic approach towards healthy lifestyle with a proper understanding of Yoga. The event was organized in collaboration […]


“Yoga for Unity” by Heartfulness & MCCI on World Yoga Day

Kolkata : This World Yoga Day, Heartfulness and the Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI) came together to celebrate the World Yoga Day as ‘Yoga for Unity’ at the Heartfulness Meditation Centre in Kolkata. Demonstrating the universality of Yoga, The  Hon’ble Consul General of People’s Republic of China – H.E. Mr. Zha Liyou, Hon’ble […]


Neuberg Diagnostics expands its footprint in Haryana, launch a new lab

Gurugram, Haryana : On Tuesday Neuberg Diagnostics launched its own processing lab in Gurugram of Haryana. Further to mark their path they are coming up with 10 express diagnostics labs and 100 touchpoints across Haryana. This latest expansion is well-aligned with Neuberg’s commitment to improving access to the best-in-class testing facilities at affordable cost and […]


OMRON Healthcare India appointed Kotaro Suzuki as Managing Director

Mumbai :  OMRON Healthcare India, a leading player in digital home blood pressure monitoring segment, has announced appointment of Kotaro Suzuki as its new Managing Director. Prior to this assignment, Mr. Suzuki has served in numerous senior leadership roles including domestic & overseas sales, corporate strategy planning, product planning, across varied geographies during his more […]


“Spine Deformity Surgical Workshop” held at JIMSH

Kolkata : Spinal deformity surgery is increasing in modern spine surgery practice. As the average life expectancy increases and population aging progresses, the number of patients requiring spinal deformity surgery will continue to increase.This initiative will not only benefit unprivileged children and adults but also seeks initiative to teach residents, junior doctors, and medical students […]


Institute of Neurosciences Kolkata (I-NK) now becomes a ‘SNAYU TIRTHA’

Swapan Kumar Das On 13th Foundation Day Celebration of the Institute of Neurosciences Kolkata (I-NK) honourable Mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation Janab Firhad Hakim and other distinguished personalities inaugurated “Craniovertebral Junction Live Surgery Workshop” (to be held on 16th & 17th April) at I-NK main building 9th floor Seminar Hall on Friday, 15th April, 2022.  […]


Scientists developed a human-based models to study neurological disorders

New Delhi : Dr. Yogita K Adlakha has developed a human-based model to study diseases that hinder the development of neurons such as autism. This will help in the treatment of various neurological disorders.Dr. Adlakha is an Inspire Faculty Fellow of the Union Ministry of Science and Technology. He is a researcher at the Institute of Translational […]


Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) completes 50 years of its services in Kolkata

Kolkata : Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS), Kolkata is celebrating golden jublee celebrations for completing 50 years of its services in Kolkata today. Inaugurating the celebration, Dr. N.C. Debbarman, Addl. Director, CGHS, Kolkata said, the scheme was introduced in Kolkata on August, 01, 1972, with three wellness centers located at Belvedere, Lake Area and Dover […]


Delta variant is around 40-60% more transmissible than Alpha Variant : Dr. NK Arora

New Delhi : In a recent interview, Dr N K Arora, co-chair, Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) elaborates about the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for testing and follow-up on variants, what makes the Delta variant so transmissible, how genomic surveillance can help contain its spread, and re-emphasises on the importance of COVID appropriate behaviour. INSACOG […]