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Dr Mir Sammiullah operates pancreatic cancer patient

making cancer surgeries possible in Kashmir private sector Srinagar, Mar 23, CNS: Renowned medico Dr Mir Sammiullah operated pancreatic cancer patient at Star Hospital. with this he has made cancer surgeries possible in Kashmir private sector. As per a statement, a patient Kulsuma from Kulgam district of Kashmir suffering from pancreatic head cancer was operated on by Dr Mir Sammiullah at ... Read More »

Stem Cell Treatment under research mode in India

New Delhi, March 23, 2018 Stem Cell Treatment is still under research mode in India and the Government is supporting various basic pre-clinical and clinical researches. Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) had released ‘Draft Guidelines for Stem Cell Research/Regulation’ in 2002, which was elaborately worked upon along with Department of Biotechnology resulting in ‘Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and ... Read More »

Women empowerment key to development: Asiea Naqash

Min inaugurates national seminar on girl education Srinagar, Mar 22, CNS: Minister of State for Health & Medical Education and Social Welfare Asiea Naqash today said the empowerment of women is the key to the development of the State. She said this in an address, after inaugurating the two days national seminar on “Girl Education to Empower Woman-A Leap”. The seminar ... Read More »

Ayush training prog held in Ganderbal

GANDERBAL, MARCH 22:- The Department of Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy (AYUSH), Ganderbal organized a day-long workshop cum training programme here today in Meeting Hall, Mini Secretariat Complex Ganderbal.  The training programme was inaugurated the Additional District Development Commissioner, Ganderbal, Nazir Ahmad Baba which was organized by District Nodal Officer ISM&H, Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad Payer. District Nodal Officer started ... Read More »

Unhygienic dental practices responsible for hepatitis epidemic in Kashmir: DAK

Srinagar, Mar 14, CNS:  Expressing serious concern over unhygienic dental practices in Kashmir, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Wednesday said this is responsible for high rates of hepatitis infection in the valley. “ Both government and private dental clinics are not following guidelines on infection-control putting patients at risk of serious infections like hepatitis and HIV,” said  DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in ... Read More »

Orders on regulation of rates in private hospitals to be issued soon: Govt

  Committee asked to submit report Srinagar, Mar 07 (KNS): With the treatment cost in private hospitals and nursing homes taking toll on the pockets of the patients, the state government Wednesday claimed that it is seriously considering regulation of rates in private hospitals and that fresh circular in this regard will be issued very soon. Interestingly although government had fixed rates ... Read More »

Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization 2017-18 Round II

  DC Srinagar chairs District Task Force meeting to review action plan Srinagar, Mar 07 (KNS): Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Wednesday convened a meeting of District Taskforce Committee to review the action plan for second round of the Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization programme 2017-18 to be held on March 11, 2018. The meeting was informed that the total population ... Read More »

Over 2 lakh patients avail medical treatment at Superspeciality Hospital Kakryal

Free medical treatment to nearly 12600 patients provided by Shrine Board JAMMU, MARCH 03: In a review meeting chaired here today by Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, involving Dr. S.S. Bleoria, Member Shrine Board and Chairman Governing Body  of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Kakryal, Sh. B.B. Vyas, Member Shrine Board and Chairman, Finance ... Read More »

Traffic Police organizes awareness workshop at Women’s College MA Road

 SRINAGAR, MARCH 03: Traffic Police City Srinagar today held one-day traffic awareness workshop at Women College M.A. Road Srinagar in collaboration with Kashmir Road Safety Foundation (KRSF).           The workshop was attended by teachers and students of college during which the participants were given basic education & orientation about the traffic rules & norms.           The aim and objective of the workshop was ... Read More »

Srinagar family files criminal complaint against Khyber Hospital and a doctor

Srinagar, Mar 1, CNS: A Srinagar family has registered a criminal complaint against Khyber Hospital Administration and former Director SKIMS, Dr Showkat Zargar in police station for showing medical negligence resulting into the death of a man.    The complaint has been filed by one Muazam-ul-Hamid, a resident of Rawalpora at police station Khanyar.    The complainant who along with his family members ... Read More »