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12-year-old boy thumb injury

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Jul, 2021

Mumbai doctors reattach boy’s thumb in 6-hr surgery

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The boy was playing badminton with his friends when the shuttlecock landed on a tree on May 28 at Boisar in Maharashtra’s Palghar district. While removing it, his right thumb got stuck in a wire and was severed. A 12-year-old boy has regained 50% of his thumb movement a month after it was severed and doctors at Mumbai’s Wockhardt Hospital performed a six-hour replantation surgery at midnight to reattach it.…

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Jul, 2021

Doctors remove Covid patient’s cardiac tumor in Mira Road

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A team of doctors of a Mira Road hospital removed a 50-gram rare cardiac tumor that had grown in the heart of a 28-year-old Covid-positive woman from Kolhapur Dr Upendra Bhalerao, surgeon, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road, said the patient had complained of breathlessness, swelling over legs and was on high oxygen support. Echocardiography revealed a 7cm x 6.5cm x 5cm massive tumour in the right-side upper chamber (atrium) of her…

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Jul, 2021

Mumbai’s Dr. Harsh Sheth on the impact of weight loss after bariatric surgery on conception and fertility

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Obese women of childbearing age usually find it difficult to conceive secondary to various problems such as PCOS causing hormonal imbalance. Despite multiple attempts, failure in losing weight can cause distress and trauma in such women. At such times, bariatric surgery comes to the rescue as it is one of the most effective treatments to tackle obesity and help with improving the chances of conception. Dr. Harsh Sheth, a leading…

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Jumping Ropes

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Jul, 2021

Know-How Jumping Rope Can Help You Shed Kilos: Try Skipping For A Low-Cost, No-Fuss Way To Lose Weight

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Music jump rope is a special type of jump rope and is among the group of exercises that is performed with background music, where the participants must move their hands and feet to match the beat and tempo of the music The Department of Physical Therapy, Korea Nazarene University, Republic of Korea (South Korea) in 2017 carried out an interesting study, titled “The effects of dance music jump rope exercise…

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Jul, 2021

Mega Vaccination Drive: Joint Project undertaken by Wockhardt Hospital and Rotary ELITE

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Wockhardt Hospital Nagpur in association with Rotary Club of Nagpur ELITE successfully conducted a Mega Vaccination Drive on Sunday 4th July 2021 with an aim to inoculate five thousand beneficiaries. This Mega drive was organized focusing on covering a large number of people in a single day to ramp up the scale of vaccination and to increase the population which has received at least the first dose of the jab…

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