WB doctors urge ‘adequate security’ at every hospital

In the wake of the ongoing strike by the Junior Doctors at NRS Medical college and hospital, members of Joint Platform of Doctors, West Bengal

Cognate floats unique concept of preventive health care

Cognate Health Services – Committed towards preventive health care in India Cognate Health Services is voluntarily providing multiple health care services with a unique concept of enabling preventive health care services accessible and affordable for everyone. The company is effectively…

M&A deals in hospital sector jump by 155 pc in FY 19: ICRA

M&A deals in hospital sector jump by 155 pc in FY 19: ICRA The total value of merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in the hospital sector totalled Rs 7,615 crore in 2018-19 as against Rs 2,991 crore done in the…

Govt hospital accused for transfusing HIV positive blood to child

Parents of a two-year-old baby have alleged that HIV positive blood was transfused into her at a government hospital in Tamil Nadu. According to the parents’ accusation, the infected blood was transfused into the baby while she was being treated…

Apollo Hospital petition rejected in Jayalalithaa’s death case

Jayalalithaa Death: Court rejects Apollo’s petition seeking stay on probe panel’s proceedings. Madras High Court on Monday rejected a petition filed by Apollo hospital seeking a stay on the Justice Arumughaswamy Commission’s proceedings until a medical board is formed in…

Nurse held after attempted acid attack on ex doc husband

A nurse attempted to throw acid on her ex-husband, who is a doctor, at a Sessions Court where they got divorced on Thursday. The woman later consumed poison but is currently out of danger and has been arrested by the…

Lover attacks a 17 years old girl

A 19-year-old student allegedly attacked a 17-year-old girl with a sickle on Wednesday near Barkatpura area in Hyderabad. Police informed that the girl was attacked by the teenage boy for not accepting his love. “Both the accused Bharath and C…

Human kidneys may become made to order soon

One step closer to growing made-to-order human kidneys Researchers have now successfully grown functional mouse kidneys inside rats from just a few donor stem cells. The results of the study, published in an upcoming issue of Nature Communications, has been…

Hyderabad: Roof plaques falls in Osmania General Hospital again, staff demands re-construction

The roof plaques in the Osmania General Hospital here fell once again and the staff has demanded re-construction of the building as the hospital’s infrastructure is in a sorry state. Speaking to ANI, Telangana Junior Doctors Association (TJUDA) President Dr…