Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday told the State Legislative Assembly that the maternal mortality rate (MMR) and infant mortality rate (IMR) in Assam continues to be higher than the all-India level over the last decade. The states MMR for 2014-16 was 237/1,00,000 live births against the all-India...
Heart, two kidneys and liver of a brain dead person were transplanted on four patents at different hospitals in Kolkata on Tuesday. Thirty six-year-old Chinmoy Ghosh, a resident of Memari in Burdwan district, was gravely injured when a lorry had hit the two-wheeler he was riding from behind last Wednesday...
With the death of three more patients, the Japanese Encephalitis in Assam rose to 71, a National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin said on Friday. The number of registered positive JE cases also increased to 334 from 306 on Thursday. Of the three fresh deaths reported, two were from Dibrugarh and one...
Cotton University celebrated International Yoga Day at Dr TAO Indoor Stadium, Cotton University. The event was jointly organized in association with the Institute of Yoga and Nutrition Sciences approved by the Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India for promotion of global health, harmony and peace. Prof Bhabesh Chandra Goswami, Vice-...
The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare on Friday increased the total number of MBBS seats in 6 medical colleges of Assam to 900 from earlier 726 seats. The Ministry has sanctioned 174 additional MBBS seats under Economically Weaker Section (EWS) quota. The Ministry today issued a notification accepting the...
The Indian Medical Association is genuinely concerned about the security of health providers specially doctors in the health establishments of the country and condemns in the strongest of terms the recent incidence of gruesome brutality on two resident doctors of NRS Medical College at Kolkata. It may be recalled...
City based Excelcare Hospitals have expressed their solidarity with the medical fraternity and condemned the recent ongoing violence against doctors in certain parts of the country. The hospital issued the statement through an official communique, when various medical bodies on Thursday threatened a doctors’ strike on...
২৮ মে'ত ঝাৰখণ্ডৰ চৰাইকিলা জিলাত সংঘটিত হোৱা সন্ত্ৰাসবাদীৰ আক্ৰমণত আহত হৈছিল দেশৰ ১৫জন চি আৰ পি এফ জোৱান। সন্ত্ৰাসবাদীৰ এই আক্ৰমণত অসমৰ বীৰ জোৱান সুনীল কলিতাও আহত হৈছিল। উল্লেখ্য যে, ঝাৰখণ্ডত সংঘটিত হোৱা মাওবাদীৰ আক্ৰমণত গুৰুতৰ ভাৱে আহত হোৱা সুনিল কলিতা আছিল ২০৯ কোব্ৰা বেটেলিয়নৰ এজন জোৱান। সংকটজনক অৱস্থাত দিল্লীৰ...
Excelcare Hospitals, Guwahati on Saturday organised a free OPD clinic at Guwahati Press Club for the city based media persons. Dr Prabhat Kusum Das (Medicine) from Excelcare Hospitals was present at the venue for giving free consultation to the visiting journalists. Dr...
উত্তৰ পূবৰ এক মাত্ৰ যক্ষ্মাৰোগৰ চিকিৎসালয় ৰূপান্তৰিত হৈছে গোহালী সদৃশ পৰিবেশলৈ। জৰাজীৰ্ণ অৱস্থাৰে চলি আছে চিকিৎসালয় খন। কচু আৰু ঘাঁহ-বন, লতাৰে আগুৰি ধৰিছে চৌপাশ৷ ৬০ খন বিচনাযুক্ত এই চিকিৎসালয়খনৰ এক নতুন গৃহৰ দুই তিনিমাহ পূৰ্বে নিৰ্মাণৰ কাম সম্পূৰ্ণ হ’ল যদিও বৰ্তমানলৈকে এই কদৰ্য্যময় অৱস্থাৰ পৰা ৰোগীসকলক স্থানান্তৰ কৰা হোৱা নাই...