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Mothers pre-eclampsia heart disease risk

Mothers with pre-eclampsia at heart disease risk later

New York: Mothers pre-eclampsia heart disease risk. A high blood pressure condition that typically threatens the lives of some pregnant women may also increase their risk of developing heart disease later in life, researchers have found. The findings show that women with a history of pre-eclampsia are more likely to face atherosclerosis — hardening and narrowing of

Fortis Healthcare appoints Ajey Maharaj as head - corporate communications

Fortis Healthcare appoints Ajey Maharaj as head – corporate communications

Fortis Healthcare has announced the appointment of Ajey Maharaj as Head, Corporate Communications. Ajey will succeed Raghunanadan Kochar with effect from August 1, 2017. In his new role, Ajey will lead the internal and external communications for the Fortis group pan- India and also realize its overall goal of “creating a world class integrated healthcare

Doctors on strike over attack on collegues

Hyderabad, Junior doctors at the government-run Osmania General Hospital (OGH) here went on strike after relatives of a patient attacked their colleagues. Nearly 250 junior doctors and house surgeons have been boycotting their duties except emergency services since Sunday night, demanding security for them and action against those involved in the attack. The strike by

SC directs termination of 26-week-old pregnancy with abnormal foetus

SC directs termination 26-week-old pregnancy abnormal foetus New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a Kolkata-based expectant mother with 26-week-old pregnancy to abort the foetus which is suffering from serious abnormalities.A bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice A.M. Khanwilkar directed that the pregnancy be terminated forthwith at the SSKM

Knocking out fingers may cause many ailments

Knocking fingers may cause many ailments. Often we have heard the sound of the bones while exercising or taking part in exercise. Apart from this, some people also get used to knock fingers. But rarely would we have thought of this voice. Let us know why the sound of the bones comes from.The sound that

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23 days old baby got heart surgery, first operation in Punjab

Doctors of Fortis in Amritsar have succeeded in operating a heart of 23 days pre-mature baby. Doctors have claimed that this operation in this condition is the first of Punjab. The child was suffering from a hole in the heart, that is, Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA). After placing in incubator for 20 days, when she

World Organ Donation Day celebrated by Fortis Hospital

Ludhiana: World Organ Donation Day programme was organised by Fortis Hospital Ludhiana. More than 100 patients and their relatives attended the programme. Programme was held under the supervision of Vivan Singh Gill, Director Fortis Hospital Ludhiana. Programme was started with ‘Aardas’ (prayer). The whole session was followed by question-answer round on the procedure and difficulties

Hepatitis-C free Punjab- an initiative of Fortis Hospital

Ludhiana: On the occasion of World Hepatitis Day, Fortis Hospital has pledged to make Punjab free from Hepatitis C and organised a 3 days Hepatitis Awareness Programme under the supervision of Vivan Gill, Facility Director, Fortis Hospital Ludhiana. According to Dr. Nitin Shanker Behl, Senior Consultant and Head, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department, the reported prevalence