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10 month old child died following demand for bribe for injection at UP Govt Hospital

10 month old child died following demand for bribe for injection at UP Govt Hospital

  • August 11 2016

Shockingly, a ten-month-old child died following a demand for a bribe for a crucial injection at Uttar Pradesh government hospital located in Bahraich district.A couple Sumita and Shiv Dutt,  had [...]

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Kidney Selling Racket: 5 doctors, CEO & Director of LH Hiranandani Hospital in Mumbai arrested

Kidney Selling Racket: 5 doctors, CEO & Director of LH Hiranandani Hospital in Mumbai arrested

  • August 10 2016

5 doctors including a CEO and director of a top private hospital located in Mumbai has been arrested for their alleged involvement in the kidney selling racket.Dr. Sujit Chattarjee (CEO), Dr. Anurag N [...]

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26-year old mother gives birth to cojoined twins in Mumbai

26-year old mother gives birth to cojoined twins in Mumbai

  • July 29 2016

A 26 year old woman gave birth to conjoined twins at the BMC's Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Hospital, or Sion Hospital, Mumbai on Wednesday.The twins are having two fully developed heads joined from above [...]

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WHO Warns India Of Fake Doctors, There are only 36 qualified doctors per lakh population

WHO Warns India Of Fake Doctors, There are only 36 qualified doctors per lakh population

  • July 19 2016

WHO reports, Nearly 31% of those who claimed to be allopathic doctors in 2001 were educated only up to the secondary school level and 57% did not have any medical qualification. The situation was far [...]

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Diarrhoea kills 328 children below 5 years every day

Diarrhoea kills 328 children below 5 years every day

  • July 12 2016

Around 328 children under 5 years of age die of diarrhoea every day, latest assessment by the health ministry shows. The report also shows that, In India, only 54.4% children suffering from diarrhea r [...]

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Pharmany Owners Attacked Doctors For Prescribing Generic Medicines

Pharmany Owners Attacked Doctors For Prescribing Generic Medicines

  • July 06 2016

A mob of pharmacy owners attacked a group of junior doctors at a government hospital in Kalyani, West Bengal, on Monday night for prescribing generic medicines instead of branded names. On Monday midn [...]

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Women who take paracetamol during pregnancy 'risk having child with autism or ADHD?

Women who take paracetamol during pregnancy 'risk having child with autism or ADHD?

  • July 05 2016

Women who take paracetamol during pregnancy 'risk having a child with autism or ADHD, says reports. Researchers assessed paracetamol use in more than 2,000 pregnant women, and then performed various d [...]

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One in every 9 men are at risk of sudden cardiac death

One in every 9 men are at risk of sudden cardiac death

  • July 04 2016

A study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, reveals that one in every 9 men and about one in every 30 women are at risk of experiencing sudden cardiac death, most before the ag [...]

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India lost Million Children due to Poor Sanitation and Healthcare Facilities, Reports UNICEF

India lost Million Children due to Poor Sanitation and Healthcare Facilities, Reports UNICEF

  • June 29 2016

New Delhi, June 29: UNICEF’s State of the World’s Children Report 2016 says that India had lost around 1.2 million children due to poor Sanitation and Healthcare Facilities in 2015. The re [...]

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Shocking! Delhi Doctors operated youth's left leg instead of right leg injury

Shocking! Delhi Doctors operated youth's left leg instead of right leg injury

  • June 23 2016

New Delhi : It was a shocking case of medical negligence where doctors of the city's prominent private hospital have operated upon the wrong leg of a 24-year-old youth. A complaint has been registered [...]