Green corridor: Heart rushed from Bangalore to Chennai to save patient

In a heart-warming action, city traffic police on Wednesday created a "green corridor" to facilitate unhindered transport of a donor's heart from a hospital here to the airport to be transplanted on a patient at Chennai.

`India emerging as liver transplant hub`

India is emerging as a global hub for liver transplant with expanded medical facilities, an expert said here Friday.

Baby Roona`s head size further reduced, set to go home

Roona Begum whose extraordinary case had baffled the entire medical fraternity is all set to return to her home in Tripura after doctors further reduced her head size to 57 cm.

Prachanda to visit India to meet ailing daughter

Nepalese Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda will visit India Thursday to meet his daughter who is in a "very critical" condition at a Noida hospital, an aide said Wednesday.

Prachanda to visit India to meet ailing daughter

Nepalese Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda will visit India Thursday to meet his daughter who is in a "very critical" condition at a Noida hospital, an aide said Wednesday.

Premature births rising in India: Report

Twenty-one percent of the babies born in India are premature and the numbers are rising both in rural as well as urban areas, a report said here Saturday.

Fortis launches `next-generation` hospital in Gurgaon

Healthcare Limited, a chain of private healthcare providers, Tuesday launched its flagship "next-generation" hospital, the Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) in Gurgaon.

Baby Damini discharged from hospital

Motherless baby Damini, who was admitted at a private hospital here following government support, was Monday discharged in a healthy condition.

Awake brain surgery cures Kolkata girl`s tumor

Awake Craniotomy, a rare surgery performed by keeping the patient awake, has cured 18-year old Moubani Karmakar here of her brain tumor.

Fortis logs in seven-fold increase in net profit in Q1, FY10

On the back of improved cost management, FHL has recorded more than seven-fold growth in net profit at Rs 7.55 crore during the first quarter 2009-10, as against Rs 94 lakh during the same quarter last fiscal.