The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has called the DCGI approval of Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech vaccines, a decisive turning point to strengthen a spirited fight against Corona. In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister said “A decisive turning point to strengthen a spirited fight! DCGI granting approval to vaccines of @SerumInstIndia and @BharatBiotech accelerates the… Continue reading "PM Congratulates the nation on vaccine approval of Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech"
Category: Medical News
The Government of India (GOI) has announced the third stimulus package of Rs. 900 Crore for the Mission COVID Suraksha- The Indian COVID-19 Vaccine Development Mission. This grant will be provided to the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) for Research & Development of Indian COVID-19 vaccines. The COVID-19 Vaccine development Mission with end-to-end focus from preclinical development through clinical development and manufacturing and regulatory facilitation for deployment,… Continue reading "Government Launches Mission COVID Suraksha to accelerate Indian COVID-19 Vaccine Development"
Press release 1746 Applying strategies from polio eradication programme, polio networks in WHO South-East Asia Region are helping strengthen core public health response measures to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. “Within weeks of the COVID-19 outbreak, the integrated surveillance and immunization networks in five polio priority countries of the Region were re-purposed to support preparedness and response. Working among the most… Continue reading "Polio networks bolster pandemic response in WHO South-East Asia Region"
~ Delhi to Chennai, a journey from Despair to Hope ~ Gleneagles Global Health City (GGHC), a leading multi-organ transplant centre in Asia successfully performed India’s first liver and kidney transplant during the Covid-19 pandemic with help from two live donors. 35-year-old Mr. Mittal was airlifted to GGHC from Delhi with a medical history of a renal failure & chronic liver… Continue reading "First Successful combined Liver and Kidney Transplant (Live Donor) in India During Pandemic"
There are many who certify that Homoeopathy can do wonders in cases of skin related viral diseases. A case study published recently in AYUHOM , the Research Journal of North Eastern Institute of Ayurveda and Homoeopathy, Shillong illustrates this point. The case study has been authored by Sangita Saha, Reader, Department of Organon of Medicine and Mahakas Mandal, Post Graduate… Continue reading "Healing touch of Homoeopathy for Skin Diseases"
As COVID-19 cases continue to increase in most countries of WHO South-East Asia Region, World Health Organization has called for stronger collective efforts by one and all to curtail the virus transmission; while also urging countries to plan for efficient roll out of COVID-19 vaccines as soon as they are available. “Like the rest of the world, the Region continues… Continue reading "Collectively Strengthen Pandemic Response; Plan For COVID-19 Vaccination: WHO"
The Internet and Mobile Association of India [IAMAI], on behalf of its members, has welcomed the Health Data Management Policy by National Digital Health Mission (NDHM). Digitization of healthcare facilities is critical for the last mile delivery of such basic services and this announcement strengthens the vision of a vibrant Digital India. The association welcomes the Health Data Management Policy… Continue reading "Health Data Management Policy Great Improvement Over DISHA Regulations: IAMAI"
Building on the learnings from the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, Ministers of Health and Finance from Asia Pacific countries, including from the WHO South-East Asia Region have committed to build and finance resilient health systems with Universal Health Coverage at the centre of it. ‘For every dollar invested in universal health coverage, the return is delivered many times over –… Continue reading "Asia Pacific Health and Finance Ministers Commit to Building Stronger Health Systems"
The prohibition on export of various medical items such as PPE Coveralls, 2/3 Ply masks, Face Shields, Sanitizers (except when exported in containers with dispenser pumps), Hydroxychloroquine API and its formulations, 13 other Pharmaceutical APIs and its formulations and Ventilators has been removed. While export of Diagnostic Kits, N-95/FFP2 masks is currently restricted, their export is allowed subject to a… Continue reading "Export of Medical Items"
DayToDay Health expands its presence in South India, partners with Hyderabad’s leading healthcare chain OMNI Hospitals
With this association, the MIT-backed healthtech brand aims to provide its virtual care platform for COVID-19 patients Health-tech startup DaytoDay Health, which provides personalised technology-based solutions to patients to guide, help and assist patients through pre and post-surgery care, today launched its virtual COVID platform for OMNI Hospitals, Hyderabad. The digital healthcare platform is customized to give patients with COVID-19… Continue reading "DayToDay Health expands its presence in South India, partners with Hyderabad’s leading healthcare chain OMNI Hospitals"