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'Survived Only Because Of Salman Khan', Says His Veergati Co-Star 8.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Apart from supervising her treatment, Salman's Being Human Foundation also arranged for multi-vitamins and protein supplements for Pooja Dadwal.
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Salman Khan helps ‘Veergati’ co-star Pooja Dadwal beat Tuberculosis 8.8.2018 DNA: Mumbai
Bollywood actors helping each other out in times of need, considering the cutthroat industry they work in, is always a little heartwarming. This case, however, is touching to a whole new level. Veergati actress Pooja Dadwal was admitted to the Sewri TB Hospital in Mumbai five months ago for acute tuberculosis, and was almost on the verge of death. And she would have died, had it not been for Salman Khan’s help. Salman, who co-starred with Pooja in Veergati, and his Being Human foundation helped her out while she was getting treated at the hospital. According to a report in the Mumbai Mirror, Pooja is now out of the hospital, discharged yesterday in fact, and is in Goa. According to the hospital, the 44 year-old’s condition was dire, her lungs were severely affected and she could barely walk or breathe. When she was admitted, she weighed a mere 23 kg. Dr Lalit Anande, the medical superintendent of the hospital, told the daily, “Pooja fought this deadly bacteria only because of her will power. When I first ...
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Review Committees by States on TB 7.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
After the Prime Minister’s letter to Chief Ministers on TB, several States/UTs have established review committees under the Chairmanship of Health Minister or Secretary (Health) at the State level. Similarly, the States/UTs have also established review committees under the District Collectors / Magistrates at the district level.
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AASAA reiterates Rs 350 wage hike for TE workers 7.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
AASAA reiterates Rs 350 wage hike for TE workers
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Happy birthday, Alexander Fleming: Discoverer of penicillin had warned of antibiotic resistance in Nobel Prize speech 6.8.2018 DNA: Health
In 1945, Sir Alexander Fleming won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his discovery of Penicillin, which marked the age of antibiotics.
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Hepatitis causes two in every three liver cancer deaths globally 29.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Hepatitis causes two in every three liver cancer deaths globally
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Find the missing millions: India against chronic viral hepatitis 27.7.2018 Sify Finance
[India], July 27 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Viral hepatitis is a leading cause of death worldwide (1.46 million deaths, a toll higher than that from HIV, tuberculosis or malaria, and on the increase
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TB patient's platform launched 27.7.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
TB patient's platform launched
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New tech platform launched for real-time monitoring of TB patients 25.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
New tech platform launched for real-time monitoring of TB patients
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Here are 8 benefits you can drive from magic of black seed oil 22.7.2018 DNA: Opinion
Schizophrenia Parkinson’s disease Thymol: The active ingredient that gives thyme essential oil its medicinal properties, thymol is a natural monoterpene that holds a number of useful qualities. For example: It is commonly used as a tuberculocide and virucides to kill TB and various viruses. It is used as a medical and general-purpose disinfectant. It is a rapidly degrading, non-persisting pesticide. It is also used in food flavourings, perfumes, mouthwashes and even cosmetics. These incredible phytochemicals lead to all kinds of amazing black seed oil benefits — which I’m about to share with you now! Helps Fight Cancer Thanks to its potent phytochemicals and antioxidant capabilities, black seed oil has been shown to help naturally treat cancer. Croatian scientists evaluated the antitumor activity of thymoquinone and thymohydroquinone using an animal model study and discovered that these two phytochemicals found in black seed oil resulted in a 52 % decrease in tumour cells. In vitro research in recent ...
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Shri J P Nadda addresses 8th BRICS Health Ministers’ Meeting at Durban; highlights the achievements of India in the health sector 20.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“India affirms strong support for TB cooperation plan in every aspect as agreed upon in the 6th BRICS Health Ministers’ meeting held in Delhi in 2016 and in the first High-Level Meeting of the UN General Assembly on Ending Tuberculosis.
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Diabetes Mellitus: New Study Raises Hope On Type-1 Diabetes Vaccine 17.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
According to a study published in the journal Nature Partner Journal Vaccines, a generic vaccine may help lower the blood sugar level of patients with type-1 diabetes, decreasing their need for...
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Group of survivors on TB-free Assam mission 12.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Group of survivors on TB-free Assam mission
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Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore evacuated due to possible TB exposure -reports 5.7.2018 Reuters: World News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two buildings at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, were evacuated on Thursday as people may have been exposed to tuberculosis, according to several media reports.
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Doctors Day: Here are a few doctors in old Delhi who treat poor free of cost 1.7.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
From running street clinics to giving free-of-cost treatment to poor and homeless, many doctors in old Delhi's Chandni Chowk area are going beyond their line of duty to serve people. A team of three doctors set up a street clinic near the Baptist Church every morning to tend to the poor before going to their work. "I come here for two hours in the morning, tend to those with wounds and then go for my job at a charitable dispensary in Karol Bagh," said Tahir Hussein, one of the doctors who volunteers everyday. The Walled City is home to many needy, including rickshaw-pullers and rag-pickers, who spend their daily lives on streets and pavements and do not have access to proper medical care. National Doctors Day is marked today across the country to recognise the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities. In India, it commemorates the legacy of legendary doctor and former West Bengal chief minister Bidhan Chandra Roy, who was born on this day in 1882. The street clinic, run for the ...
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Nurses’ role in TB elimination highlighted 1.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nurses’ role in TB elimination highlighted
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Meet to involve pharmacists in fight against TB 30.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Meet to involve pharmacists in fight against TB
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Modi, Fadnavis dictators, noise against Emergency a farce: Sena 29.6.2018 Rediff: News
Sena also said that laying a brick for the $44 billion (Rs 3 lakh crore) mega refinery project at Nanar in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra would be akin to laying the foundation stone for a cancer hospital there.
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Shiv Sena Calls PM Modi, Maharashtra Chief Minister Fadnavis "Dictators" 29.6.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Slamming the central and the Maharashtra governments over the Nanar refinery project, the Shiv Sena today dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis dictators and claimed...
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Prime Minister lays the foundation stone of National Centre for Ageing at AIIMS 29.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the National Centre for Ageing at AIIMS, here today. The Prime Minister also dedicated the underground connecting tunnel between AIIMS and JNPA Trauma Centre, and Power Grid Vishram Sadan at AIIMS along with the 500 bedded New Emergency Block and 807 bedded Super Specialty Block at the Safdarjung Hospital to the nation.
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