Srinagar girl needs your attention to help her fight cancer
November 24, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Sana Bhat, the girl from Magarmal Bagh locality has been diagnosed with relapse acute myeloid leukemia (a type of blood cancer). She is currently under treatment at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute New Delhi. According to reports, the family has already spent huge chunk of money on the treatment of Sana, now they are left with no money for her further treatment. According to local media.

How to Get Health Care Employees Onboard with Change
November 24, 2016

Organizational transformation is notoriously difficult. Twenty years ago, John Kotter pegged the failure rate at 70% and the needle hasn’t moved much since. Major change also takes a long time to implement — between five and seven years on average — and the performance improvements that are achieved rarely last. In healthcare, change is even harder than in most industries. Clinical and administrative.

Fast Food Shop asked to stop operation   
November 23, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK):  According to the Assistant Commissioner Food Safety, a team of Food Safety Officers from Drugs and Food Control organization today inspected Sanatnagar area of Srinagar city to check the quality of edibles. During the inspection, the team found a Fast Food shop namely KHOSA’S FAST FOOD using synthetic colour carmoisine and taste enhancer Monosodium Glutamate in the different preparations.

Slow Food: Why we need a movement to halt the advent of the fast, junk food culture
November 20, 2016

When McDonald’s intended to open its first outlet in Rome 30 years ago in 1986, one Italian journalist, Carlo Petrini was incensed. He saw the very idea of the now global behemoth opening a store in Rome as a threat to Italy’s regional traditions of food and a slow pace of life. Patrini filed a case against McDonald’s seeking denial for it to set-up shop. He lost the case. With nothing more to.

Sushma Swaraj suffers kidney failure, put on dialysis
November 16, 2016

NEW DELHI: External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj is suffering from kidney failure and is on dialysis at AIIMS. “Presently, I am on dialysis. I am undergoing tests for a Kidney transplant. Lord Krishna will bless,” Swaraj said in a tweet on Wednesday. “Her condition is stable. Her history of chronic diabetes has affected her kidney functioning. She is on dialysis,”.

No heating arrangement in Kashmir hospitals, Patients suffer: DAK
November 14, 2016

Srinagar  |(PTK):  With the temperatures dipping below freezing point, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) today said that patients in Kashmir hospitals face huge inconvenience due to lack of heating arrangement.
President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement said patients are shivering with cold as heating systems of hospitals are not yet operational.
The heating systems.

GMC Srinagar to establish Multi-Specialty clinic at SMHS Hospital
November 14, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Government Medical College Srinagar would establish a Multi-Specialty Afternoon Clinic at SMHS hospital in order to provide a comprehensive management platform to manage the non-communicable diseases. According to the Principal Government Medical College, the clinic shall run on all working Thursdays from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm in the ground floor of Block-F SMHS Hospital Srinagar which.

Trauma Hospitals to get ICU Ambulances soon: Asiea Naqash
November 11, 2016

Jammu | (PTK): Trauma hospitals in the state will soon get Critical care Ambulances and in this regard Minister of State for Health and Medical Education , Housing and Urban Development and Social Welfare Asiea Naqash today inspected these ambulances at Medical Supplies Corporation at Government Medical College (GMC) Jammu. The department will distribute 18 ICU ambulances and 136 normal.

Heart attack or Heartburn: How you can find out
November 8, 2016

New Delhi: With heart diseases being one of the major causes of death in India, it is perhaps not surprising that most people presume any pain in the chest area to be an attack. As a result, in a large number of cases a patient is rushed to the hospital, only to find that it is a mere heartburn. To prevent the panic following a presumed attack, the victim and the people around.

Urgent need of blood in GMC Jammu
November 7, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): B positive blood group needed urgently at GMC  hospital Bakshi Nagar Jammu, a matter of saving some one . Most urgent, any donor please contact  9419212394 Someday it could be your loved one as well. So donate blood. (PTK)