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H3N2 Strain Overtakes Swine Flu (H1N1) Virus: DAK

H3N2 Strain Overtakes Swine Flu (H1N1) Virus: DAK

So far this flu season, Swine flu (H1N1) virus has been dominant, but a more aggressive H3N2 strain has overtaken it, said Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Wednesday in a communiqué. “Now, H3N2 is more frequently reported than H1N1,” said DAK President and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan. “According to Centers for Disease Control […]

Doctors give new lease of life to pregnant lady and her baby at Aakash Healthcare Delhi 

Doctors give new lease of life to pregnant lady and her baby at Aakash Healthcare Delhi 

Ejaz-Ul-Haq Bhat New Delhi, March 5: Sunanda Sharma (Name Changed), 30, came to a city Hospital with multiple challenges for the team of doctors. Advanced stage pregnancy and life threatening heart condition posed a serious threat to mother and unborn child. Sunanda was admitted at Aakash Healthcare at a time when both the patient and […]

Hospitals in Kashmir directed to paint Red Cross signs on rooftops

Hospitals in Kashmir directed to paint Red Cross signs on rooftops

  In view of escalation in tension between India and Pakistan, all government hospitals in Kashmir valley have been directed to paint red-cross signs on the rooftops of the buildings. ”We have been directed to paint red-cross signs on the rooftops of all hospital buildings, in view of escalation in tension between India and Pakistan,” […]

Second half of winter vacation holidays-2019 and other kinds of leaves cancelled

Second half of winter vacation holidays-2019 and other kinds of leaves cancelled

Srinagar : In pursuance to Government order no. 249-GAD of 2019, dated: 22.02.2019, the 2nd half of winter vacation sanctioned vide office order no. SIMS 1391 (per) of 2018, dated: 31.12.2018, is hereby cancelled. Director SKIMS & EOSG directed all the faculty members that they shall report to their duties by today 26th February, 2019 positively […]

ICPS Establishes 24×7 Help Desk At Lal Ded Hospital For Abandoned Babies

ICPS Establishes 24×7 Help Desk At Lal Ded Hospital For Abandoned Babies

SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 20: Jammu Kashmir Integrated Child Protection Scheme (JKICPS) under the guidance of Juvenile Justice Board and Chairmanship of Selection Cum Over Sight Committee Chief, Justice (Retd) Hasnain Masoodi have come up with the first of its kind 24×7 Help Desk at Lal Ded Hospital, Srinagar. This Help Desk would be the lifeline for […]

Men who can’t do 10 push-ups at greater risk of heart disease, study says

Men who can’t do 10 push-ups at greater risk of heart disease, study says

Middle-aged men who can’t complete 10 push-ups are at significantly higher risk of heart attacks or strokes, a study has found. Being able to do more than 40 push-ups was associated with a 97 percent reduction in risk of cardiovascular disease over the next 10 years, the Harvard University team said, independent.co.uk wrote. But being […]

No Deficiency Of Oxygen At G.B. Pant/Children Hospital

No Deficiency Of Oxygen At G.B. Pant/Children Hospital

SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 16: The administration of G B Pant Children hospital today refuted the news of oxygen shortage at the hospital and said that sufficient amount of Oxygen is present in the hospital. According to the statement issued by hospital, the report of having only one oxygen plant at the hospital is not factual, as the hospital […]

Drunk people don’t actually know how intoxicated they are, study shows

Drunk people don’t actually know how intoxicated they are, study shows

On a scale of one to 10, would you be able to estimate exactly how drunk you are after a night out at the bars? A new study thinks not, Ars Technica reports. Over several months, researchers bar-hopped across different neighborhoods in Cardiff, U.K., interviewing patrons on their perceived level of intoxication and then administering […]

Winter increases risk of high blood pressure, warns DAK

Winter increases risk of high blood pressure, warns DAK

Srinagar: As Kashmir Valley is reeling under an intense cold wave with temperatures dipping below freezing point, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday warned that chill of winter increases the risk of high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. “Cold weather hikes blood pressure which increases the risk of fatal heart attacks and strokes,” said […]

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Jammu: Sh. Abdul Latief U Zaman Deva, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Deva briefed Governor about the to-date functioning of the J&K PSC and continuing improvements being made by the Commission in the timely conduct of exams and interviews and declaring results with […]

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Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]