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World Malaria Day

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May, 2021

World Malaria Day: Wockhardt Hospitals organize ‘Draw from Distance’ awareness campaign for kids

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On the occasion of ‘World Malaria Day, Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur organized a drawing competition for children between the age group of 3 to 12 years. The campaign was conducted to raise awareness among the children about Malaria and its eradication.   The campaign was conducted online. Kids, not just from Nagpur, but also from various cities also participated in the event. Entries were also received from Indian National children from other…

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Apr, 2021

World Hemophilia Day: COVID infected Hemophilia patient gets new lease of life at Wockhardt Hospital

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A 38-year-old male from Nagpur suffering from Hemophilia who was detected to be COVID positive got a new lease of life at Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur.  The patient was a known case of Hemophilia since birth. Hemophilia is a rare disorder in which a patient’s blood doesn’t clot normally because it lacks sufficient blood-clotting proteins (clotting factors). If a person has Hemophilia, they may bleed for a longer time after an injury than they…

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Varicose Veins

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Apr, 2021

A 17-Year-Old College Student with Advanced Stage Varicose Veins Successfully Treated at Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road

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Varicose veins are commonly seen even in younger patients. A team headed by Dr Himanshu Shah, Chief Senior Varicose Vein Consultant, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road successfully treated a 16-year-old college boy with Advanced Stage Varicose Veins by performing minimally invasive laser surgery. The patient was 17 years old discharged next day and has resumed his daily routine. Varshil Shah, a college student from Santacruz was jolted out of his normal…

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Mar, 2021

Commuter throws stone at constable from train, he suffers chest injury

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A railway police constable suffered an internal injury in his chest after a commuter hurled a stone at him from a moving train at the Dockyard Road station on Friday. The stone was thrown from the fourth compartment of the train on platform two and hit Sunil Chavan, 34, who was on patrol duty. Wadala railway police registered a case of attempt to murder, stated a report in The Times of…

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Mar, 2021

Ugandan infant’s heart mended in Nagpur

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Nagpur: The city is emerging as a medical tourism hub, domestically as well as internationally. Recently, a three-and-a-half-month-old boy from Uganda, born with serious heart-related deformities, was operated upon at Wockhardt Hospital. Micah Sekakoni had an 11mm hole in…

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Mar, 2021

Doctors had given me just 10 percent chance of recovery’: Mumbai Cricket Association’s scorer

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Cricket statistician and scorer Ramesh Parab opens up on his close match with COVID-19 and how he made it back to the cricketing greens Mumbai Cricket Association’s (MCA) scorer and statistician, Ramesh Parab, 65, has tracked many fighting innings from his scorer’s seat at matches across all levels of the willow game. But in the COVID-19 pandemic, he played one himself, albeit on a different pitch – the hospital bed.…

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