Chennai doctors perform Asia’s first bilateral lung transplant on Covid patient

Despite the challenges posed during these Covid-19 times, MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the the city, became the third hospital in the world to announce the successful completion of a critical bilateral lung transplant on a Covid-19 positive patient. Continue Reading

Need concrete action to deal with NCDs: Venkaiah Naidu

Although, we have made great strides as a nation in reducing infant and maternal mortality rates over the last five decades and in controlling the spread of diseases like HIV and TB, there is need to make concerted action to stop the growing incidence of NCDs, said Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu. Continue Reading