The KLE society will start its new Cancer hospital by the end of 2012. This would be a 160 bed hospital out of which 50 beds will be reserved as free for poor patients. The estimated cost of the new hospital is Rs.51 crores. The foundation stone will be laid by union minister of agriculture […]
English physician Dr William Harvey who dissected his sister’s body for medical research and similarly today the 40 year Belgaum based doctor Dr Mahantesh Ramannavar, an assistant professor of anatomy at B M Kankanwadi Ayurveda Maha Vidyalaya dissected his body as this was his father, Basavanneppa’s wish. When Mahantesh was dissecting his fathers body a […]
In this time of no time for health, the people suffering from heart ailments have more than doubled. The current lifestyle makes it more difficult for people and more vulnerable to heart ailments. Keeping all these things in mind the Rotary club of Venugram has organized a public lecture on heart diseases and noted cardiologist […]
H1N1 influenza, Swine flu is back. Since January 111 swab tests were conducted and 49 were found positive with H1N1 virus. Two deaths were reported among them. Today 2 more women were detected positive for H1N1 aged 45 and 40, one of them is from Belgaum and the other from Mavinkatti.
Various parts of the city have reported increased cases of people affected with Gastroenteritis. Areas like Ganeshpur, Peeranwadi, Uchagon have been badly affected. Yesterday about 85 people were admitted with Gastro from Ganeshpur. People have been advised to drink only boiled and cooled water. Gastroenteritis (also known as gastric flu, although unrelated to influenza) is […]