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Blood donation in the time of a pandemic

HEALTH CARE RADIUS

21th July 2021

Blood donation is a lifesaving act, as blood cannot be synthesized. Dr. Tricha Kulhalli, Consultant Pathologist, Specialist Hospital shares points to note while donating blood during the pandemic.

BBMP directive rekindles the debate on mandatory use of mask for joggers

Times Of India

17th June 2021

Monday saw the first phase of unlocking after Bengaluru's second lockdown. This phase allows parks to reopen for a little while. Talking to TOI, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike chief health officer, Dr BK Vijendra said, "It is mandatory to wear masks when walking or jogging." This has once again brought up the discussion of whether it is advisable to wear masks and jog.

Scientific management of COVID-19 waste: An urgent need

Express Healthcare

4th June 2021

Dr Tricha Kulhalli, Consultant Pathologist, Specialist Hospital, gives the mantra of segregating the waste at the source in the pandemic situation to ensure the protection of healthcare workers and sanitisation helpers

No Change to Vaccination Plans, Says India After Rumours Surface of Single Shot Trials

Sputnik News

1st June 2021

Several media reports have been doing the rounds, claiming that the Indian government is planning to test the efficacy of mixing doses of vaccines and single shots of Covishield.

Pregnancy and the pandemic

New Indian Express

27th May 2021

BENGALURU: While pregnancy is a low-immunity condition, there is no evidence to suggest that pregnant women are at a greater risk of contracting Covid-19. However, it is imperative that pregnant women take extra safety precautions during these pandemic times. Wearing a face mask in public, periodic hand washing, using sanitisers when soap is not available, maintaining social distancing and avoiding travel whenever possible are some of the important safety measures they can take.

When to start Oxygen Therapy?

The Hans India

12th May 2021

During the 2nd wave of Covid-19, our nation has been facing numerous problems, one of the major problem is, shortage of oxygen, now the oxygen has become the most valuable commodity in the nation, the experts have shed light about oxygen, oxygen concentrators and cylinders, so that everyone understands as to how to avoid hoarding, misuse or wastage of oxygen.

Hand Hygiene Compliance May Keep Viruses At Bay

Health Vision

10th May 2021

Hand hygiene compliance is very important especially in this time of the pandemic. Parents need to lead by example and show their children that hand hygiene is an integral part of good health.

Decoding oxygen therapy during the COVID pandemic

TOI

10th May 2021

A few days ago, Kanpur-based Sudha Gupta (name changed) posted a frantic plea on her social media account requesting people to help her find oxygen cylinders for her in-laws. Sadly, the requirement couldn't be met due to unavailability of cylinders and lack of verified contact points to help out...

Specialist Hospital Celebrates The Girl Child

APN News

3rd February 2021

Bangalore: On the occasion of National Girl Child Day, Specialist Hospital, Kalyan Nagar, Bengaluru organized a special education and health awareness drive at Nagayanapalya..

ಮೂಳೆ ಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ರೋಬೊಟಿಕ್ಸ್ ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಭಾರತದಲ್ಲೇ ಮೊದಲು.. 1000 ಶಸ್ತ್ರಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆ ಪೂರೈಸಿದ ಡಾ.ಪ್ರಶಾಂತ್

ETV Bharat

2nd February 2021

ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: ರಾಜಧಾನಿಯ ಕಲ್ಯಾಣ್ ನಗರದ ವಿಶೇಷ ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆಯ ನಿರ್ದೇಶಕ ಡಾ.ಆರ್.ಪ್ರಶಾಂತ್ 1000 ರೋಬೊಟ್ ಶಸ್ತ್ರಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆಗಳನ್ನು ಪೂರ್ಣಗೊಳಿಸಿದ ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಭಾರತದ ಮೊದಲ ಮೂಳೆ ಶಸ್ತ್ರಚಿಕಿತ್ಸಕ ಎಂಬ ಹೆಗ್ಗಳಿಕೆಗೆ ಪಾತ್ರರಾಗಿದ್ದಾರೆ.

City hospital distributes sanitary napkins to girls

The Hans India

25th January 2021

Bengaluru: On the occasion of National Girl Child Day, Specialist Hospital, Kalyan Nagar, organized a special education and health awareness drive at Nagayanapalya, Maruthi Seva Nagar..

Specialist Hospital Celebrates The Girl Child

Indian Newz

24th January 2021

Bangalore 24th, January, 2021: On the occasion of National Girl Child Day, Specialist Hospital, Kalyan Nagar, Bengaluru organized a special education and health awareness drive at Nagayanapalya..

Robotic surgery for orthopedics to be economical in terms of hospital stay & patient comfort: Expert

Pharmabiz

9th January 2021

For Indian healthcare, the application of robotic surgery for orthopedics will be economical in terms of hospital stay and patient comfort. Advanced technology and increasing awareness..

Stressed health workers eagerly await inoculation

Indian Express

16th December 2020

Many health care workers have been staying away from their families for months at a stretch, working tirelessly.

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