Dear women, are you over 40? Get these seven medical tests done for a healthy life

Women in 40s undergo subtle changes that need to be addressed before they become problems: decrease in bone density, hormonal changes, stress, depression, among others. “Being proactive towards your health can prevent several problems. Go for regular health checkups, stay healthier, sharper, more energetic, and more fulfilled for years to come. There are a bunch of […]

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PGIMER course in medical imaging

IN A first-of-its-kind initiative in the country, the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in Chandigarh has introduced a three-year Bachelor’s degree in medical and scientific photography and imaging. According to officials, the aim of the programme, starting in September, is to “teach various photographic applications, digital illustrations, medical animation to students and […]

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NITI Aayog invites public comments on national medical commission bill

A file photo of NITI Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint A high-level committee headed by NITI Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya has proposed to replace the Medical Council of India (MCI) with a National Medical Commission. The four-member committee formed in March made its preliminary report public on Wednesday and invited public comments on […]

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Government To Develop 6 Bulk Drugs, Medical Devices Parks

New Delhi: To reduce import dependence, the government has decided to establish six bulk drug and medical devices parks, which will entail a combined investment of Rs 60,000 crore. “The government has decided to establish 3 bulk drugs and 3 medical devices parks across the country. These parks will require an investment of about Rs […]

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Overuse of Digital Gadgets Triggers Early Growing old: Medical doctors

PhotoCredit:istock Immoderate use of Digital Gadgets, including mobile telephones and tablets, can motive “tech neck” that ends in early symptoms of Getting old, fitness specialists have warned.In line with experts, “tech neck”, which ends up in sagging pores and skin, losing jowls, and creases above the clavicle, criticallyinfluences facial looks of the man or woman […]

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medical Council needs to move, Say docs And Activists

these days, the ultimate court appointed a committee to supervise the common scientific front exam, indicting the medical Council for its lack of ability to alter admissions. NEW DELHI: medical doctors and social people from across India have joined hands to sound an alarm over scientific schooling, in search of an overhaul of the scientific […]

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