Category Articles: Health

BJP corporator shot dead in Varanasi

November 04, 2015

Varanasi A BJP corporator was shot dead by motorbike-borne assailants in Tulsipur area here last night. Shiv Seth (40), BJP corporator from Ramapur ward, was returning from Kakarmatta area to his house in Ramapura last night when the unidentified attackers intercepted him midway near Motijheel, police said today. They shot him in his back and temple before fleeing from the scene, Bhelupur Circle officer D P Shukla said. Seth was rushed to a government hospital where doctors declared ...Read More

Gayatri Pariwar plants 5551 trees, will set up Health Park in Gujarat

August 16, 2014

Santrampur/Ahemdabad, 16 August 2014 As part of its ambitious Vriksha Ganga Abhiyan, Akhil Bharatiya Gayatri Pariwar today completed plantation of 5,551 trees in tribal dominated Santrampur pocket of Mahisagar district. The event was organized at Hirapur Khermad in presence of Gayatri Pariwar volunteers and locals. Those present in the function also planted one plant each in a piece of two acre land which has been named as Shri Ram Smriti Upvan. Gaya...Read More

Successful example of heart blockage remedy shared at Ayurved Summit

February 25, 2014

Gandhinagar, 25 February 2014 Narendra Modi can speak on any subject superbly. Today he spoke at National Ayurved Summit in Gandhinagar and even Ayurved experts found his speech insightful. The entire speech is presented above in video, but in this article we want to talk specifically on one experience that Modi shared with the audience. Modi said, years back when he was in Himachal Pradesh(he was BJP incharge for the state in late 1990s), he met one gentleman ...Read More

108 to launch dedicated women helpline 181 soon

August 29, 2013

Gandhinagar, 29 August 2013 108 Ambulance service today completed six years in Gujarat. According to the 108 officials, total 2,80,000 lives are saved during last six years through this service. The service started six years back with 84 ambulances in Ahmedabad has now a fleet of 525 ambulances across the state. During last seven years, 38 lakh medical emergencies are attended. On this occasion, state Health minister Shri Nitinbhai Patel announced Rs. 50 cror...Read More

Attempting to become stronger, a school child dies

August 27, 2013

Navsari, 27 August 2013 To become super strong and brave, two school children consumed extra dose of iron pills. One of them died due to serious complications. Iron deficiency is the most common nutritional disorder in the developing world and the most common cause of nutritional anaemia in young children and women of reproductive age. With 40 per cent prevalence of anaemia in the world on an average for the general population, the prevalence in the developing count...Read More

Rs.8-16 lakh prosthetic hand introduced at govt spine hospital(Video)

July 20, 2013

Ahmedabad, 20 July 2013 var ven_video_key="MTQyMDE1fHwxMzQwfHxudWxsfHwxLDIsMQ=="; var ven_width="405"; var ven_height="325"; A Scottish company introduced new generation prosthetic hand at Ahmedabad based government spine hospital. With the i-limb ultra, your prosthesis looks and moves more like a natural hand than any other powered prosthetic hand. Each finger bends at the natural joints so that it can accurately adapt to fit around the shape of the object...Read More

Shocking:Blood donation causes death of a teenage donor in Gujarat!

February 28, 2013

By our correspondent, Valsad, 28 February 2013 In what can be described as a unique kind of occurrence, a 17-year-old student died due to Vasovagal attack after donating blood. One Lakshmi Vidyapith run college in Sarigam in Umargam taluka of south Gujarat had organized blood donation camp on 15 October last year. The blood donation camp was organized jointly by Lakshmi Vidyapith, Valsad Raktadan Kendra and Selvas based Red cross center. Nirbhay Rajubhai Patel(17) from K...Read More

“Every 5th Pregnant woman may be Gestational Diabetic”

February 16, 2013

By our correspondent, Ahmedabad, 16 February 2013 In a small study from Gujarat had shown increasing incidence of Gestation Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), particularly in a woman who have family history of diabetes, overweight and having pregnancy after the age of 30. Out of these 5, three are not diagnosed and leads to many minor and major complications to infant as well as mother both. As well as increasing the chances of other paripartam complications. In India, Dr. V. S...Read More

Modi to address NMCON 2013, live webcast from 6.00 pm

February 15, 2013

New Delhi, 15 February 2013 Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate a ceremony of the Vivekananda NMCON 2013 and deliver an address there. The event has been organized by National Medicos Organization, Gujarat. NMO is an organization of qualified doctors and students of allopathic system of medicine, covering all the medical colleges and states in India. The event will be held at 6.00 pm and it will available live online on More

Work for Rs 90 crore Stem cell research center/hospital kicks off: Good initiative by govt against Sickle cell anemia in tribal south Gujarat

January 30, 2013

by our correspondent, Surat, 30 January 2013 Groundbreaking was performed in Surat on Tuesday for construction of a seven-floor stem cell research center in new civil hospital campus. The first phase work that has been already kicked off with the ground breaking event involves budget of Rs 60 crore. The total sum of money granted by the department of health, Government of Gujarat for this project is over Rs 90 crore. The research center is likely to be operational within th...Read More