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Schools asked to hold daily fitness activities

Schools asked to hold daily fitness activities

Panaji: Under Central Government’s Fit India Movement- Fit India School Campaign, the State Education department has directed all the schools to hold daily fitness activities for the students. In a circular issued to all the…

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Goa to scan 20,000 women for breast cancer

Goa to scan 20,000 women for breast cancer

  Taleigao: Union Women and Child Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday said that around 30 lakh women, mostly from the rural part of the country, have undergone screening for cervical cancer under central government’s flagship scheme.…

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Goa has best health indicators: Governor

Goa has best health indicators: Governor

Porvorim: Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik told the House that the health indicators of the state are best in the country. “DDSSY is introduced to health care facilities to poor and middle class. 2.32 lakh…

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GMC conducts kidney transplant on two young patients

GMC conducts kidney transplant on two young patients

Bambolim: In what can be termed as a pleasing news, Goa Medical College and Hospital doctors conducted kidney transplant on two young patients on Saturday. Team of doctors led by Dr Madhumohan and Dr J…

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Incremental Learning Approach training for Mormugao Anganwadi workers

Incremental Learning Approach training for Mormugao Anganwadi workers

Mormugao: Goa government conducted Incremental Learning Approach programme for Anganwadi workers from Mormugao taluka. Women and Child Welfare Minister Vishwajit Rane tweeted : Incremental Learning Approach training conducted under POSHAN Abhiyan for the Anganwadi workers…

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Goa to become first state to administer Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines

Goa to become first state to administer Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines

Panaji: Goa will become the first state in the country to administer Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines to the newborns which will reduce the mortality rate. State Chief Minister Pramod Sawant told reporters on Wednesday that the…

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Manipal Hospitals Goa Unveils First of Its Kind ‘Apheresis Technology Machine’

Manipal Hospitals Goa Unveils First of Its Kind ‘Apheresis Technology Machine’

  Panaji:  Manipal Hospitals Goa in its effort to provide world-class healthcare services, unveiled the first of its kind ‘Apheresis Technology Machine’ in Goa which will help the doctors in blood bank and transfusion medicine. Shri Vishwajit…

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Goa to be promoted as Medical Tourism Destination- Rane

Goa to be promoted as Medical Tourism Destination- Rane

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane today spell out State government’s plan to promote the coastal State as “destination of medical tourism”. Rane said that there are many foreign as well as domestic tourists that visit…

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Ban on e-cigarettes will boost Goa to be “tobacco-free State” – Rane

Ban on e-cigarettes will boost Goa to be “tobacco-free State” – Rane

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that with Rajya Sabha banning e-cigarettes in the country, it will boost State government mission to be “tobacco-free”  State. In a tweet, Rane said “Rajya Sabha today paved the…

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Free Medical camp at Taleigao on 1st Dec. 2019

Free Medical camp at Taleigao on 1st Dec. 2019

Revive Wellness Clinic has organized a free Medical camp on the occasion of its inauguration ceremony on December 01, 2019. In the medical camp we would provide Doctor Consultation, Complete body analysis, BMI, blood sugar…