Apollo Proton Cancer Centre gets global accreditation

Apollo Proton Cancer Centre (APCC) has announced its accreditation by Joint Commission International (JCI), a recognised global leader in health care accreditation. Continue Reading

Special stamp on Apollo Hospitals released

A special postal stamp in recognition of the contribution of Apollo Hospitals towards blood donation awareness and blood transfusion services was released by The Department of Post recently. Continue Reading

Apollo Hospitals launches ProHealth programme in Chennai

“Six years ago, the World Bank warned that in the next decade 80 per cent of deaths in the world will be due to non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and cost burden to be $30 trillion while India’s cost burden would be 4.8 trillion dollar, which is 50 per cent of country’s GDP,” said Apollo Hospitals Group chairman, Dr Prathap C Reddy. Continue Reading

Apollo Hospitals chief releases books on medicine

The ‘Textbook of Medicine’ (second edition), ‘5,000 MCQ’s in Internal Medicine’, ‘A to Z 1000 pearls in Internal Medicine’ and also a booklet on Completion of 300 cases in ‘Advance Fever Clinic’ were released in the presence of lyricist Vairamuthu on Sunday. Continue Reading

10 people die every second due to NCD in India: Guv

The rising number of non-communicable disease (NCD) patients is bound to have burden on our country’s economy. The World Economic Forum has predicted that the cost of NCD burden on Indian economy will be 4.8 trillion dollar by 2030, stated Governor Banwarilal Purohit. Continue Reading