health

New Warning & Helpline Nos on Cigarettee and Chewing Tobacco packs

April 5, 2018, 2:10 am
New Delhi , April 5 : Come  September, all new  cigarette packs and tobacco products will  have to carry new pictorial warnings and for the first time a   helpline number along with a new set of pictorial and text warnings that will cover 85 per cent of the packs of such products, a notification issued on Tuesday by the Union Health Ministry said. The products includes cigarettes, bidis and guthka  packs.
 
 

Two Most Devastating Diseases of Recent Times and The Scope of Regeneration!

March 29, 2018, 11:27 pm
Mumbai : Mar 29 :  Avascular Nnecrosis (AVN) and Osteoarthritis (OA) are probably are two most devastating conditions affecting our quality of life and thereby higher impact on disability adjusted life year (DALY). The burden of disability arising due to AVN and OA are likely to have significant influence over the economy as increasingly more of younger population are now found to be suffering contrary to the belief that the problem prevail only in elderly population.
 

Manipur : High tech Liver Cancer treatment for the first time in India's NE

September 16, 2017, 8:22 pm
Imphal (Manipur) : Liver cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. It occurs predominantly in patients with underlying chronic liver disease, cirrhosis or hepatitis B. Surgery and Liver Transplantation are well known treatment options
 
Radio frequency ablation (RFA) is one of the highly advanced treatment options approved by FDA and practised all over the World for Early stages of hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer)and  It is fast becoming preferred treatment option. 
 

Gastro & Liver wellness screening launched by Narayana Superspeciality Hospital

August 19, 2017, 10:33 pm
Guwahati(Assam): Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Guwahati, launched dedicated Gastro & Liver wellness screening packages. The consultations are conducted by a team of professionals from Department of Gastro Sciences and associated specialties with trained nurses and paramedical staff.
The teams of doctors include Dr. Subramaniam P. (Consultant Gastroenterologist), Dr. Hitesh Kalita (Consultant Gastroenterologist), Dr. Pinak Dasgupta & Dr. Saikat Mallik (both Consultant Laparoscopic and Gastrointestinal Minimally Invasive Surgeon).
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