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Jehangir Hospital Upgrades Women’s Care with Cervical Health Scope Advancements

Jehangir Hospital Upgrades Women’s Care with Cervical Health Scope Advancements

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Pune (Maharashtra) [India], February 22: Cervical health, encompassing the well-being of the female reproductive system with a focus on the cervix, is a crucial aspect of women’s health. In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the incidence of cervical health issues in India. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), India accounts for one-fourth of the global cervical cancer burden, with over 96,000 new cases and 60,000 deaths reported annually.  To address this concern, Jehangir Hospital, Pune incorporates comprehensive cervical health programs to provide women with the necessary education, screening, and treatment services. The Hospital follows a holistic approach and provides a wide range of services related to cervical health. The Hospital follows a compr...
Shri Divya Manav Seva Sansthan with Shree Divya Ayurved Advocates for Ayurveda to Combat Misconceptions and Promote Health

Shri Divya Manav Seva Sansthan with Shree Divya Ayurved Advocates for Ayurveda to Combat Misconceptions and Promote Health

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New Delhi (India), February 21: In a proactive move to dispel misconceptions surrounding Ayurveda and promote its ancient wisdom, Shri Divya Manav Seva Sansthan is taking strides to raise awareness and provide quality healthcare services. With Dhanvantari, the god of Ayurveda, considered an incarnation of Vishnu, and renowned authors like Charak, Sushruta, and Kashyap attributing Ayurveda to the Atharvaveda, the antiquity and relevance of Ayurveda are unequivocally affirmed. Despite its rich heritage and evidence supporting its efficacy, there persist numerous misconceptions in contemporary society. Shri Divya Manav Seva Sansthan aims to rectify this by educating the populace about Ayurveda’s authentic practices and its holistic approach to healthcare. As a member of Shri Divya Ayurved...
Dr. Vijay Gakhar: Pioneering Excellence in Microtia Surgery

Dr. Vijay Gakhar: Pioneering Excellence in Microtia Surgery

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New Delhi (India), February 21: In the realm of healthcare and surgery, few names are as synonymous with pioneering advancements as Dr. Vijay Gakhar, a distinguished Microtia Surgeon known for his exceptional work in ear reconstruction surgery. Dr. Gakhar’s career is a testament to dedication, skill, and a relentless pursuit of excellence, particularly in the field of Microtia surgery—a complex and specialized area focusing on the reconstruction of the ear. His journey from an aspiring medical student to a leading surgeon in this niche is a story of passion, innovation, and unwavering commitment to patient care. Early Beginnings and Educational Foundation Dr. Vijay Gakhar embarked on his medical journey at the prestigious S.M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, where he completed his M.B.B....
Unveiling the Night’s Secrets: Navigating Caffeine for Better Sleep with Indus Roots

Unveiling the Night’s Secrets: Navigating Caffeine for Better Sleep with Indus Roots

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In the daily hustle and bustle of our lives, caffeine often emerges as a life support, helping us power through the day. However, the link between caffeine consumption and a peaceful night’s sleep can be a confusing puzzle. Join us as we dive into the world of caffeine, exploring its impact on sleep quality and sleep cycles, and understanding their relationship. Does Caffeine Affect Sleep Quality? The first question that often comes to mind is, “Does caffeine even affect sleep quality?” The answer is a resounding yes. Caffeine is a natural stimulant that can interfere with the body’s ability to wind down, making it essential to understand its effects on the overall quality of your sleep. How Does Caffeine Affect Sleep Cycles? Delving deeper, let’s explore how caffeine influenc...
Augmented Reality (AR) Assisted Double Total Knee Replacements performed in Bangalore

Augmented Reality (AR) Assisted Double Total Knee Replacements performed in Bangalore

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Pixee Medical, a forefront innovator in medical technology, celebrates a groundbreaking achievement with the successful execution of the double Total Knee Replacement (TKR) surgery in Bangalore, Karnataka, utilizing cutting-edge Augmented Reality (AR) technology. Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], February 14: Pixee Medical, a forefront innovator in medical technology, celebrates a groundbreaking achievement with the successful execution of the double Total Knee Replacement (TKR) surgery in Bangalore, Karnataka, utilizing cutting-edge Augmented Reality (AR) technology. Under the expertise of distinguished orthopedic surgeon Dr. Narayan Hulse, Director of Orthopaedics at Fortis Hospital, Pixee’s surgical team executed this groundbreaking procedure on the both knees of a 65-year-old patient,...
MOM IVF and Research Centre Promotes Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness

MOM IVF and Research Centre Promotes Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness

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Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) [India], February 13: In observance of World Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Day, MOM IVF & Research Centre in Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, hosted an insightful program featuring distinguished healthcare professionals. Dr. Alla Satyanarayana Reddy, Senior Sexologist, along with Dr. Poornima Durga, Chief Consultant at MOM IVF, Dr. Harikanth, CEO of MOM IVF, Dr. Shivani, Psychiatrist, Mr. Rajender Yadav, Chief Embryologist at MOM IVF, and Dr. Swapna, Consultant at MOM IVF, participated in the event. Dr. Alla Satyanarayana Reddy emphasized the critical importance of sexual wellness, shedding light on various factors affecting it, including lifestyle choices, psychosexual problems, physical health, environmental factors, emotional factors, and sexually tr...
Navigating Anxiety and Depression: Expert Care by Dr. Pratibha Bezwada

Navigating Anxiety and Depression: Expert Care by Dr. Pratibha Bezwada

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New Delhi (India), February 13: In today’s fast-paced world, mental health concerns like anxiety and depression have become increasingly prevalent, affecting millions worldwide. These conditions, often silent battles, impact individuals’ daily lives, emotions, and overall well-being. However, seeking professional help from experienced psychiatrists like Dr. Pratibha Bezwada in Hinjewadi, Pune, can provide essential guidance and support for those struggling with these challenges. Understanding Anxiety and Depression: Anxiety and depression are complex mental health conditions that can manifest in various forms and intensities. Anxiety typically involves persistent worry, fear, or apprehension about future events, while depression often brings about feelings of profound sadness, hopel...
Kerala’s first Vaginal Reconstruction Robotic Surgery Performed at Apollo Adlux Hospital

Kerala’s first Vaginal Reconstruction Robotic Surgery Performed at Apollo Adlux Hospital

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Doctors from Apollo Adlux Hospital addressed a press conference at Ernakulam Press Club to share this news Kochi (Kerala) [India], February 10:  A vaginal reconstructive robotic surgery was performed for the first time in the state. The 23-year-old patient from Karur district in Tamil Nadu underwent the keyhole surgery at Apollo Adlux Hospital, Angamaly. The patient was born without a uterus, fallopian tube and vagina. On successfully undergoing the procedure, she was relieved of her symptoms and fertility issues caused by the condition. The two-hour procedure was lead by Dr Urmila Soman, Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgeon and Dr Dinit Joy, Senior Consultant & HOD, Anaesthesia. The patient was having MRKH – Type 2 syndrome a condition called Mulle...
Indian Psychiatric Society, and Parag Pratishthan Mumbai conducted one act drama competition on Mental Health

Indian Psychiatric Society, and Parag Pratishthan Mumbai conducted one act drama competition on Mental Health

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Right to Left Archee Gangan Sathe,Secretary Parag Prathisthan, Dr Ashok Manjrekar,President Parag Prathisthan, Dr Neena Sawant,,President IPSWZB, Dr Manoj Bhatawdekar, Psychiatrist and Guest of Honour Dr Amol Deshmukh, Winner, Chinmay Sume Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February12:  Indian Psychiatric Society,Western  Zonal Branch(IPSWZB) and Parag Pratishthan Mumbai have jointly collaborated to conduct this one act drama competition  on the theme of Mental Health  and its Awareness at Veer Savarkar Auditorium, Shivaji Park on 9th Feb 2024. An excellent response was received with many theatre groups even calling after the last date was over. A total of 7 one act dramas were shortlisted for the competition   which began at 8.30am today. This initiative was taken by Dr Neena Sawant, the P...
Niner Pharmaceuticals Unveils MedTech 9ER Application for Global Healthcare Transformation

Niner Pharmaceuticals Unveils MedTech 9ER Application for Global Healthcare Transformation

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Dubai [UAE], February 10: Leading pharmaceutical company Niner Pharmaceuticals, founded by entrepreneur Jami Balaji Rao, is poised to transform the healthcare landscape with innovative solutions and medicines. Aiming to bridge the gap between traditional methods and modern demands, Niner is developing the revolutionary “9ER Virtual Healthcare App.” 9ER is a virtual healthcare platform that helps patients connect with doctors and departments anywhere worldwide. The app provides various services, including consultations, appointment bookings, and medication delivery. It is created to address the growing need for accessible and affordable healthcare. “The traditional healthcare system is often out of reach for many people, especially those in rural areas or developing countries,” says ...