Achievements and endowments of AMRI Hospitals in 2018

AMRI Hospitals, one of the fastest growing chains of private hospitals in Eastern India, is a name to reckon with when talking about endowments and accomplishments in India’s medical sector. Retaining its position among ‘Best Private Hospital’ in Kolkata, AMRI took it up by a notch by clinching the second rank as the ‘Best Hospital’ in Eastern region, besides also ranking 2nd in the ‘Best … Continue reading Achievements and endowments of AMRI Hospitals in 2018

AMRI Hospital organizes social media campaigns on World AIDS Day

KOLKATA: HIV infection and AIDS happen to be one of the major public health challenges. With an increasing number of patients every year, AMRI Hospitals based in Dhakuria, Mukundapur, Saltlake, Southern Avenue and Bhubaneswar organized a number of social media campaigns to spread awareness about the disease. The campaigns were aimed at educating people about the importance of early screening, diagnosis and treatment. They were … Continue reading AMRI Hospital organizes social media campaigns on World AIDS Day

The Rising Incidence of Lung Cancer in Indian Men

Lung cancer is no more a smoker’s disease and has moved to the top of the category of life-threatening ailments among Indian males and in the coming years women may also have to face a higher risk of developing lung cancer, expressed doctors in the national capital. “Of late, lung cancer has moved to number one position among cancers in males in India. But the coming years … Continue reading The Rising Incidence of Lung Cancer in Indian Men

Suffering from diabetes? Keep your heart health in check

With an estimated 72 million people suffering from diabetes in the country, India is the diabetic capital of the world. Diabetes mellitus is a chronic condition that can lead to complications over time. Cardiovascular diseases are majorly associated with diabetes and are the leading cause of early death among people with diabetes. More than 70 per cent of patients with type 2 diabetes dies of … Continue reading Suffering from diabetes? Keep your heart health in check

World Diabetes Day 2018: Healthy Nuts And Seeds For Keeping Your Blood Sugar Levels Low

This World Diabetes Day go nuts if you want to manage diabetes. Nuts and seeds can be a good snack for people with type 2 diabetes because they may help lower the risk of heart disease, control blood sugar levels and even aid weight loss. 14 November is marked as the World Diabetes Day. Every year World Diabetes Day has a significant theme. The theme … Continue reading World Diabetes Day 2018: Healthy Nuts And Seeds For Keeping Your Blood Sugar Levels Low

How does diabetes affect children and teens: Type 1 diabetes in children

Type 1 diabetes in children is a condition in which your child’s body no longer produces an important hormone (insulin). Your child needs insulin to survive, so you’ll have to replace the missing insulin. Type 1 diabetes in children used to be known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes. Type 1 diabetes in children requires consistent care. But advances in blood sugar monitoring and insulin … Continue reading How does diabetes affect children and teens: Type 1 diabetes in children