Madras Eye on rise in Chennai, says doctor

“The incidence of conjunctivitis – popularly known as Madras Eye is rising rapidly, especially among children, in Chennai, following the onset of the winter season. Over 20 per cent of our walk-in patients in the recent weeks are diagnosed with conjunctivitis,” said Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospitals senior eye specialist, Dr S Soundari. Continue Reading

80% childhood cancer curable, says doctor

“Over 80 per cent of childhood cancer is curable and we should be partners to give each child a chance,” said Apollo Cancer Centre senior consultant pediatric hematologist, Dr Revathy Raj. Continue Reading