Coimbatore: Doctors Remove 33.5 Kg Ovarian Tumor, Eye World Record

COIMBATORE:Doctors at a Coimbatore based hospital have successfully removed an ovarian tumor weighing 33.5kgs. The patient, Vasantha, is an agricultural laborer from Ooty. She ignored… Read more..

Tiruchi Women Treated for Rare Tumour

A 22-year-old woman from Tiruchi was treated for a rare condition that left her in severe pain while walking.Iswarya Mohan had been suffering from osteoid… Read more..

Doctors Give ‘the Gift of Grip’ to Kid with Rare Condition

The minute a mother saw the hand of her newborn baby her heart sank.The newborn had an underdeveloped thumb in the right hand, which meant… Read more..

Surgery for Unusual Growth of Bumps

Doctors of MKCG Medical College and Hospital, Berhampur, Odisha, proved their mettle by performing a rare surgery on a six-year-old boy, who was suffering from… Read more..

Apollo Hospital Performed a Rare Quadruple Joint Replacement Surgery

Doctors at Apollo Hospital, Chennai, performed a rare quadruple joint replacement surgery on 23-year-old Amit Kar. He started to develop pain in his neck, hips,… Read more..

Doctors at Amrita Hospital Perform Rare Surgery

The paediatric surgeons at Amrita Hospital in Kochi have successfully performed a surgery on a 22-week-old fetus to remove an obstruction in urine flow that… Read more..

Aster DM Healthcare First in Asia to Perform Liver Transplant Using Pioneering Technology

DUBAI:Aster DM Healthcare, a leading private healthcare services provider in GCC and an emerging player in India, announced today that it has performed Asia’s first-ever… Read more..

WHO's New Guidelines Put Children's Life at Risk

NEW DELHI:Two leading pediatricians  in India have urged the   World Health Organization (WHO)  to urgently revise its manual on classification of "Adverse Events Following Immunization… Read more..

Rare Surgery Performed to Replace Man’s Elbow

CHENNAI: A rare and complicated orthopaedic surgery was performed recently on a 50-year-old patient at Dr Mehta’s Hospitals. The surgery was successfully carried out by a… Read more..

Study confirms sugar-sweetened drinks are linked to overweight and obesity in children and adults

A new review of the latest evidence on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs)- which includes 30 new studies published between 2013 and 2015 (and none of them… Read more..

Eating meat linked to higher risk of diabetes

While a plant-based diet is generally considered healthier than a meat-based diet in preventing the risk of diabetes, not all meats affect the risk equally.… Read more..

Youngest -born twins in the country go home after successful treatment at Rajagiri Hospital

Fr. Johnson Vazhappilly CMI, Executive Director and CEO of Rajagiri Hospital with the team of doctors who successfully treated the youngest born babies at the… Read more..