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Asiea reviews functioning of Psychiatric hospital Srinagar

SRINAGAR, JULY 10:  Minister of State for Housing & Urban Development, Health, Medical Education and Social Welfare, Asiea Naqash today conducted a surprise visit to the Government Psychiatric Disease Hospital, Kathidarwaza, Rainawari, Srinagar to assess the facilities being provided to the patients there and inspect its functioning. The Minister went around the hospital premises to inspect the patient-care facilities and the ... Read More »

Good news for orthopaedic patients: India’s first innovative cell therapy treatment launched by Apollo & RMS REGROW for cartilage and bone problems

New Delhi: Apollo Hospitals, Asia’s largest and most trusted healthcare group, has partnered with RMS REGROW, the first ‘Make in India’ Company in Cell Therapy Technology, to offer two new Regenerative Medicine Cell Therapy products-Ossron™and Chondron® for bone and cartilage problems, respectively. The two products will address unmet clinical needs in the orthopaedic market with respect to sports injuries, accidents and ... Read More »

Principal SKIMS Bemina Dr Reyaz Untoo quits

Faculty members, NGA shocked Srinagar, Jun 09 (KNS): Dr Reyaz Untoo, the Professor and Head of Ophthalmology SKIMS Medical College, Bemina, who was appointed Incharge Principal SKIMS Medical College in July 2016 when the whole Valley was under turmoil and hospitals were flooded with injured has requested the government has submitted resignation from the post. “I have submitted my resignation ... Read More »

No major damage occurred due to blaze: MS LD Hospital

Says functioning of theatre will resume today Srinagar, May 13 (KNS): A day after fire engulfed Operation Theatre at Lala Ded (LD) hospital, the authorities on Saturday said that no major damage occurred due to the blaze. Medical Superintendent of LD, Dr Mushtaq Ahmad Rather told KNS that no major damage occurred due to the blaze that broke out in ... Read More »

Bali dedicates to people 33 health institutions via e-inauguration

Says strengthening health infra Govt’s top priority JAMMU, APRIL 27 –Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today dedicated 33 newly constructed health institutions to public in Jammu division in one go through e-inauguration. At an impressive function held at Domana, near here, the Health Minister pushed the computer button and simultaneously inaugurated 33 health buildings constructed at an ... Read More »

Lack of vaccination leads to surge in flu cases: DAK  

  Srinagar, March 24 (PTK): While a spike in flu cases is hitting children hard in Kashmir, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday said that lack of vaccination is leading to an increase in influenza-like illness. President DAK and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement said that too many people are unprotected, as a result of which ... Read More »

  Don’t worry, children are not infected by swine flu, confirms NCDC

 ‘It is a normal flu, can’t lead to health complications; people should avoid taking antibiotics’ Srinagar, Mar 24 (KNS): Dispelling the suspicion among parents that their children might be infected by swine flu, the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in New Delhi have been found all the samples taken from these children negative for swine flu. “The samples taken ... Read More »

Complete Rajouri Medical College work by June 2018: Zulfkar to PWD

JAMMU, MARCH 23: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies, and Consumer Affairs Choudhary Zulfkar Ali on Thursday asked the executing agencies to expedite construction of Medical College Rajouri to make it operational by June next year. Speaking during at meeting convened to review developmental works carried out by Public Works (R&B) Department (PWD), along with Forest Department, the Minister said Chief ... Read More »

Health Minister reviews progress of development projects in GMC&H Jammu

  Govt focusing on better healthcare, quality medical education: Bali JAMMU, MARCH 22 Minister for Health and Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today reviewed the progress of various development projects   in Government Medical College Jammu here at a high level meeting of functionaries of concerned departments. The Government has started various projects for creation of additional infrastructure in the premier health ... Read More »

For 1.25 crore people, JK has only 500 dental surgeons

Dental doctors observe Oral Health Day as Black Day Srinagar, March 20 (KNS): Society of Dental Surgeons J&K (SDSJK) has castigated the Government for showing step-motherly treatment towards the upgradation of dental fraternity and promotion of quality Oral health care to the patients. In this background Dental Surgeons across state wore black bands as a mark of protest against the ... Read More »