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”Only 3 died while 10 tested positive for Swine Flu”

Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat today visited Government Medical College & Hospital, Jammu to review the treatment facilities  for the patients...

SKIMS Cath Lab defunct

The SKIMS Cath lab is not functional for past several days due to technical snags. Patients are undergoing hassles and lose time as they...

1,30,000 patients seen at Psychiatry OPDs of GMC this year

With the taboos surrounding mental health breaking, Department of Psychiatry has seen a steep increase in number of people seeking help for mental health...

Health Advocates Appeal for Higher Taxes on Tobacco Products In JK

As the state of Jammu and Kashmir continues to spend more on tobacco products than the monthly national average, a health advocacy group has...

”Eating placenta harmful for mother, child”

New mothers who consume placenta after birth could be putting themselves and their babies at risk of infections such as sepsis, a study warns. After...

GMC, LD Hospital committees to investigate ‘negligence’ that led to death of unborn child

SRINAGAR: A committee of inquiry has been ordered by the administration of the Lalla Ded (LD) Hospital after a family from Amda Kadal, Lal...

7 years on, multi-crore Bandipora hospital project in limbo

The multi-specialty district hospital at Nusoo here is awaiting completion for past seven years even as the local population is facing immense problems in...

#Day70: Unrest Stresses Unborn: Doctors Say

​Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) said the unrest in Kashmir exposes pregnant women to considerable stress that puts their unborn babies at significant risk. The...

Blood donation camp at KU South campus

Humanity Welfare Organization Helpline, an NGO from Bijbehara in collaboration with South Campus University of Kashmir (Anantnag) organized a Blood Donation camp at Distance...

24 lakh hepatitis C drugs expire at SKIMS

Hepatitis C medicines worth Rs 24 lakh have expired at the SK Institute of Medical Sciences, Soura. Although the administration can return the medicines...

JK government takes a U-turn on increasing retirement age of doctors

There is no proposal to enhance the retirement age of doctors, the J&K government said on Sunday, a year after it said the proposal...

Set up NEET centre in Kashmir: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) today demanded to set up examination centre in Kashmir for National Eligibility cum Entrance test (NEET).Urging concerned authorities to...

#Burhan Backlash: SMHS Tackling ‘Warlike’ Situation

Ambulances damaged by forces which were carrying injured civilians from Pulwama to SMHS. It doesn’t take new ambulance much time to show up with...

Influenza lab at SKIMS has failed in flu surveillance: DAK

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Monday said that the influenza laboratory at SKIMS that was set up for “flu surveillance” has failed in its...

‘SMVDNSH performs 5000 dialysis in 1 year, introduces SLED’

The department of renal sciences at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi NarayanaSuperspecialityHospital (SMVDNSH) has created history by successfully completing 5000 dialysis in a span of...

`Machigam Health Care Centre staffers arrive late’

The residents of Machigam Handwara in  Kupwara district on Wednesday alleged that the staff members of  Medical Aid Centre do not follow official timings...

JK needs to tackle sub-standard drugs menace: Central Drug Authority

At a time when the government is facing criticism on supply of spurious drugs by J&K Medical Supplies Corporation Limited (J&KMSCL) to state hospitals,...

AIIMS team describes damages as ‘war-like situation

​ Srinagar, July 15 (KMS): In  Kashmir, a team of eye-specialists from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, which was rushed to Kashmir...

CM conducts surprise check of GMC Hospital, other health institutions in Jammu

Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti today conducted surprise check of several health institutions in Jammu to take first hand appraisal of the healthcare...

Bijbehara to get new SDH at a cost of Rs 18 cr: Abdul RehmanVeeri

Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Abdul RehmanVeeri today said that PMDP funded Rs 18 crore new Sub District Hospital would be constructed...

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