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arat is known for its development in various spheres, from business to infrastructure to education to healthcare. This state is home to the illustrious B.J Medical College too. Set up in 1871 in Ahmedabad, what started out as Ahmedabad Medical School is now one of the largest medical colleges of the country. When Sir Byramjee Jeejeebhoy donated Rs.20,000 to the institute in 1879 for it development, It was renamed after […]

ino effect- (n) A cumulative effect produced when one event sets off a chain of similar events India is making inroads in medical science by leaps and bounds. Indeed, for an everyday non medical person, the various accomplishments and new discoveries by medical science seem to astonish us at every step. Recently, we got one more reason to celebrate-the success of India’s largest Domino Kidney Transplant. We are all aware […]

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ee months after the American Heart Association (AHA) released cholesterol guidelines that recommend the intake of start in, to reduce the incidence of cardiovascular heart disease (CHD),experts urged the need for specific guidelines for India. Speaking to a gathering last week Dr. K. Srinath Reddy, President of World Heart Federation said, “ India should proactively consider new cholesterol guidelines. as several countries around the world have their own version of […]

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Assam Legislative Assembly passed the Assam Medical Council(Amendment) Bill 2014, making it mandatory for doctors to renew their licences after every five years with their updated academic and professional credentials. To renew the licences, doctors will have to deposit certain fees to the medical council. The state medical council would award academic credit points, in accordance to the guidelines framed by the Medical Council of India, to registered practitioner […]

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tors at the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi have developed a revolutionary new technique, claimed to be painless and cheaper than the root canal treatment.  It uses a regenerative technique to repair infected teeth. Termed as ‘SealBio’, this technique used body’s own stem cells and eliminates the need for cumbersome root canal fillings. In this technique, the stem cells at the root of the decayed teeth […]

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