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Feb, 2022

Doctors baffled as man watching TV feels strange neck pain, left paralysed for life

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Read on to know how a 36-year-old man suffered an unknown spinal injury that left him paralyzed for life - all within a matter of just 20 minutes. In July 2019, the life of a 36-year-old man, Darren Roberts changed when he suddenly felt a sharp pain in his shoulders and neck, followed by needle-like sensations in his arms. Before he could comprehend anything, it was too late because, within…

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Feb, 2022

This Valentine’s let’s change the definition of love…

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Nagpur: An elder family member vows to protect the younger one throughout life but an uncle like Mr. Sunil saves his life. Sunil Sagdeo a 56-year-old gentleman showed that love is as unconditional as it could be when he donated one of his kidneys to his nephew in absence of any compatible donor in the immediate family. It is to be mentioned that this was for the second time a…

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Jan, 2022

Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur and South Asian Liver Institute join hands for world-class outcomes for Liver patients in Vidarbha

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In a bid to come up with world-class outcomes for liver patients in Vidarbha, Wockhardt Hospitals Nagpur and South Asian Liver Institute have joined hands. South Asian Liver Institute has conducted more than 270 Liver transplants in Hyderabad and now aims to do the same in Vidarbha. With an experience of more than seventeen years in London Prof. Dr. Tom Cherian, Liver Transplant surgeon informed me that in case of…

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Jan, 2022

Covaxin is safe for pregnant women with a history of blood clots, ideal to take jab after the first trimester

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India reported 2.38 lakh fresh COVID cases over the past 24 hours, 7 per cent lower than yesterday. The positivity rate dropped from 19.65 per cent to 14.43 per cent. According to scientists, the way to retard the curve completely will be to ensure vaccination (primary doses) for all and a healthy seropositivity rate. Although India has amped up vaccination across all eligible age groups, there is still a significant…

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Jan, 2022

Wockhardt Hospitals’ Dr. Nitin Tiwari performs the first BTV in Central India on patients with Eisenmenger syndrome

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Dr. Nitin Tiwari, Sr. Interventional Cardiologist- Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur has recently performed the first-ever Balloon Tricuspid Valvuloplasty on a patient with Eisenmenger syndrome in Central India. This is the first such case reported till now. The procedure- BTV was performed on a 52-year-old woman who had arrived in the emergency department of the hospital. At the arrival, she had complaints of shortness of breath, abdominal distension, swelling all over the…

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