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IVF a boon for women with PCOS, says Maharashtra Health Minister

PCOS, is a common problem found among women of reproductive age and can cause problems with a women’s menstrual cycle, fertility, cardiac function and appearance as well.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:59 AM IST

Eman Ahmed's chaotic exit from India compels Maharashtra govt to issue guidelines to deal with patients from abroad

The minister yesterday instructed officials to prepare a note in this regard so that it could be issued to all hospitals.

May 06, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

NCP's Dhananjay Munde to raise medicine purchase 'scam' in Maharashtra council

The opposition, led by Congress and NCP, would raise the "Rs 297-crore medicine purchase scam" in the Maharashtra Legislative Council this week, opposition leader Dhananjay Munde said here today.

Apr 11, 2016, 02:08 AM IST

New Mumbai IVF centre to cut infertility treatment cost

The treatment costs of various assisted reproduction techniques is very high and many times out of reach of a common man.

Jan 18, 2016, 23:22 PM IST

Emergency care centre inaugurated in Mumbai

 A round-the-clock accident and emergency care centre was inaugurated at the Nanavati Super Specialty Hospital here on Saturday by Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant.

Sep 05, 2015, 23:30 PM IST

Govt working to curb Thalassemia seriously: Health minister

Maharashtra Health Minister Dr Deepak Sawant here said the state government has taken the issue of Thalassemia seriously and will continue to put all possible measures to contain the disease.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:26 PM IST

Maharashtra Health Minister bats for organ donation

 Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant has asked doctors to intensify the organ donation movement in the state.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Maharashtra Health Minister bats for organ donation

Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant has asked doctors to intensify the organ donation movement in the state.

Jun 01, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Squabbling with BJP affected performance of Shiv Sena ministers: NCP

Seeking to drive a wedge, the opposition NCP on Thursday said almost all cabinet ministers of Shiv Sena have failed to deliver so far due to "infighting" with their alliance partner BJP which heads Maharashtra government.

May 21, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Maharashtra Health Minister clarifies LGBT comment, says counselling for HIV victims

Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant on Tuesday clarified his earlier statement regarding the LGBT communities, stating that he had only called for proper counselling to be provided to those afflicted with HIV.

Mar 24, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Maharashtra for steps to curb tobacco consumption after RR Patil's death

 Shocked by death of former Home Minister R R Patil due to oral cancer linked to chewing of tobacco, Maharashtra Health Minister Dr Deepak Sawant today said the government will take steps to curb its consumption.

Feb 18, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

Maharashtra to make anti-spitting norms stringent, says Sawant

Anti-spitting norms will be made more stringent to serve as credible deterrence to the offenders, Maharashtra Health minister Deepak Sawant said here.

Jan 11, 2015, 12:19 PM IST