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Cricketer Anil Kumble to launch Goa Diabetes Registry on Friday

Cricketer Anil Kumble to launch Goa Diabetes Registry on Friday

Panaji: Legendary Indian cricketer Anil Kumble will launch Goa Diabetes Registry on August 9 at hotel Fidalgo. Kumble is a brand ambassador of Novo Nordisk India Pvt Ltd, a private agency with whom government of…

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Goa ties up with Barcelona-based institute in organ transplant training programme

Goa ties up with Barcelona-based institute in organ transplant training programme

Panaji: In a major boost to organ transplant initiative in Goa, State government has collaborate with a reputed institute from Barcelona for training doctors and nurses from the state on transplant procurement management. State Health…

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Vishwajit Rane responds to objections for compulsory pre-marriage HIV test

Vishwajit Rane responds to objections for compulsory pre-marriage HIV test

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has said that the response of the UNAIDS to the state government’s plans to make HIV test compulsory before marriage has been “unfounded and inaccurate.” Rane has issued statement in…

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GMCH gets new advanced microscope for its neurosurgery dept

GMCH gets new advanced microscope for its neurosurgery dept

Panaji: Goa Medical College and Hospital will now have better facility at its neurosurgery department with the inauguration of a latest microscope. Health Minister Vishwajit Rane inaugurated operating Neurosurgery Carl Zeis Pantieoro 800 microscope with…

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वाळपच्या सरकारी इस्पितळातल्यां दोतोरांक माकड तापाचेर नियंत्रण हाडपाक यश आयलें

वाळपच्या सरकारी इस्पितळातल्यां दोतोरांक माकड तापाचेर नियंत्रण हाडपाक यश आयलें

देवेंद्र गांवकार वाळपय: एका वेळ्यार ‘माकड ताप’ रोगान(Kyasanur Forest Disease-KFD) आंखी सत्तरी हालयली. सत्तरींचा गावगीऱ्या वाठारातल्यां लोकां भीतर माकड तापान एक भय निर्माण केलो. वता थय माकड ताप रोगाची चर्चा आसताली. एप्रिल २०१५, पयलो माकड…

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Non Essential medical services to be shut down on Monday

Non Essential medical services to be shut down on Monday

Panaji: Indian Medical Association (IMA) as a part of nationwide call has decided to shut down non-essential medical services on June 17 from 6 a.m to 6 p.m.. The doctors are protesting against assault on…

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Taleigao Panchayat conducts free medical camp for senior citizens

Taleigao Panchayat conducts free medical camp for senior citizens

Taleigao: Several senior citizens from Taleigao area were benefitted with the free medical camp organised by local panchayat as a part of its social service initiative. Panchayat sarpanch Agnelo D’Cunha said that the medical camp…

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Rane to call upon Union Health Ministry for law to protect doctors

Rane to call upon Union Health Ministry for law to protect doctors

Panaji: At the backdrop of ongoing protest by doctors against attack by a patient on a doctor in Kolkata, the Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said he will call upon Union Ministry for Health for…

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NOTE welcomes Goa health department’s initiative to declare all Government offices “TOBACCO-FREE”

NOTE welcomes Goa health department’s initiative to declare all Government offices “TOBACCO-FREE”

Panaji: NOTE Goa have applauded the decision by Health Department of Goa to declare Government Offices and buildings “Tobacco Free”. In a recent letter written by Health Secretary, Pravin Hire Parab to the Heads of…

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Vishwajit Rane says no need to panic over Nipah Virus

Vishwajit Rane says no need to panic over Nipah Virus

Panaji: Allaying fear about travelling to Kerala in the wake of suspected Nipah Virus cases, Goa’s Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that he himself would be travelling to that State in next two days. “Don’t…