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iTV Foundation Commemorates World Cancer Day by Organizing Cancer Prevention Health Talk

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TV Foundation, the corporate social responsibility (CSR) wing of iTV Network, commemorates world cancer day by organizing a health talk on the prevention of cancer disease, the event was organized on Monday at Dharamshila Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi.

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PFS unveils Mobile Health Clinics for the Poor and the Underprivileged

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PTC Indian Financial Services (PFS), a uniquely placed infrastructure finance company, today launched three Mobile Health Clinics (MHCs) to provide medical outreach services to the underprivileged in the rural and remote areas of the Delhi NCR region. The mobile clinics were flagged off by Shri Ajay Kumar Bhalla, IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Power in the presence of Shri Deepak Amitabh IRS, Chairman & Managing Director, PTC India, Dr. Pawan Singh, MD & CEO, PFS, other dignitaries and senior management officials of the company.

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Shri J P Nadda, Hon’ble Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Felicitates Medical Professionals with NewsX Health Awards

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In a step to honor and recognize the contributions of those front-runners and acknowledge the excellence of medical marvels who did tremendous work for the growth of India’s healthcare sector, iTV Network, India’s leading news & infotainment network organized the NewsX Health Awards on 28th December, 2018 at Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi.

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Social Work, Health Camps mark Founder’s Day Celebrations at Ajeenkya D.Y.Patil University.

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(L to R): 1) Ms. Shubhada Chapekar 2) Mr. Sushant Patil 3) Mr. P. V. Bhagwat, Founder Member and Trustee of D Y Patil Group. 4) Dr. E. B. Khedkar, the Vice-Chancellor of Ajeenkya D Y Patil University. 5) Mr. Hrridaysh Deshpande, Director at Ajeenkya D Y Patil University.

Green campus of Ajeenkya D Y Patil University (ADYPU) beamed with vibrant colors and cheerful ambienceon the occasion of its Founder’s Day.

This is an auspicious day in the institution’s history as it marks the birthday of the Honorable Chairman, Dr. Ajeenkya D Y. Patil. To make this a memorable day, various colleges of DY Patil Knowledge City Pune, put up stalls, organized different activities and donation camps, two-days in advance.

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How GenX are leveraging Health Supplements to Stay Fit

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Article contributed by – Girish Joshi, Managing Director, HealthXP

There is a rising notion in the India that a concerted effort related to fitness and health is of paramount importance. While historically Indians have a reputation of ranking among one of the least concerned citizens when it comes to health and fitness, the recent years have witnessed a dramatic shift in this behaviour.

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Apollo Super-Speciality Health Abhiyan (ASHA) extends high-end healthcare to underprivileged

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By Vivek K. Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai today celebrated completion of two years of healing and caring. Since the hospital opened its doors to the people of Maharashtra, giving them access to the best of modern healthcare, thousands of patients have been treated at the 500 bedded multi-specialty tertiary care hospital. Mr. Karthik Reddy, Director, Apollo Hospitals, was present on the occasion and launched Apollo Super-Speciality Health Abhiyan (ASHA) program. This initiative has been supported by Honourable Revenue Minister, Government of Maharashtra, Chandrakant Patil, helping economically challenged patients access advanced healthcare for their ailments. Also, multiple initiatives will be undertaken to adopt villages around Kolhapur, providing healthcare services for the underprivileged.

The Apollo Super-Speciality Health Abhiyan (ASHA), program is an initiative undertaken by Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai, to extend high-end complex healthcare services to the underprivileged. The services can be availed by economically weaker citizens for some major diseases, as per the guidelines of Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Maharashtra

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Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital organized multiple Walkathon to raise awareness around Mental Health”

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World Mental Health day is celebrated on 10th October. Understanding the importance of bringing attention to mental illness and its major affect on people’s life worldwide, Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital Pune, Maharashtra’s first Joint Commission International (JCI), USA and NABH accredited Hospital is organizing awareness Walkathon on different days marking World Mental Health awareness month. Their first Walkathon was organized on 3rd October from Dange Chowk to Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital and the second one on 10th October from Chapekar Chowk to Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital. The hospital is planning two more marathons in October from different location to the hospital. A Skit Play for public follows each Walkathon at the hospital atrium.

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MedGenome expands its presence in Mumbai by taking over Centre For Genetic Health Care

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L-R Dr Hema, Founder CGHC, Dr Ram, COO, MedGenome and Dr Priya Program Director, NIPT, MedGenome

MedGenome, India’s premier genomics-based research and Diagnostics Company, today announced that as part of its growth plans, it has taken over the management and operations of the Centre For Genetic Health Care (CGHC) in Mumbai. It will henceforth be called MedGenome- Centre For Genetic Health Care (CGHC).

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2-days IVH HCAP health & wellness session conducted at National Fertilizers Limited’s Nangal Unit

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HCAP programme started by IVH at Nangal

India Virtual Hospital’s Health Care Assistance Program (HCAP) got tremendous response at National Fertilizers Limited’s Nangal Unit and Township where a 2-day health & wellness sessions were conducted for NFL employees and family members. This was the 4th Health Talks, which was organised at NFL units within a span of 2 months under IVH’s healthcare assistance program.

The first series of counselling sessions and talks focussed on ‘Empowering Individuals to adopt a healthy lifestyle for physical and mental health’ and ‘Depression — How to overcome & deal with it’ along with practical sessions on Office Yoga & Ergonomics. The two-day health & wellness session as part of IVH HCAP Program began with health risk profiling of employees, followed by interactive sessions by expert doctors, nutritionists and yoga teacher. Read more

Health n Us, Nutrition Institute and Nutrition experts come together to build a Responsible Nutrition Platform

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Nutrition industry Experts and premier institutions on nutrition came together to discuss the critical and urgent need to increase awareness, education and effective self-regulation among all nutrition stakeholders. Health n’ Us – A venture of Nutressent under close association of the experts launched Responsible Nutrition Platform that would enable the critical purpose of taking responsible nutrition to Consumers through trained supply chain stake holders- Responsible Connects. Chairman Mr. V.P. Roy launched Health n’ Us by welcoming the supply chain responsible connects and the distinguished guests. He emphasized on the importance of Responsible People Connects in bringing forward the ideology of Responsible Nutrition through High Science Products. Key speakers at the launch of Responsible Nutrition platform were  Dr. B Dinesh Kumar, Deputy Sr. Director, National Institute of Nutrition – India’s premier nutrition research institute, working under the aegis of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR);  Naaznin Hussein, President, Indian Dietetics Association (West); Amit Srivastava, Advisor to India’s first plug and play nutraceutical park; Nitin Sinha, Managing Director, Health n’ Us ; Pankaj Negi, President India, AstaReal Japan – a Fuji Chemicals company, Manoj Windlass, Director, Windlass Healthcare – a USFDA approved nutraceutical facility and collaborator with Health n Us, Mr. Kiran Punjabi-  Probiotics Lead (India)- DuPont, Dr. Aditi Govitrikar- Counselor mental wellness nutrition. The event was attended by industry professionals as well as supply chain stake holders at NSCI (Worli) Mumbai

 

Amit Srivastava, a global responsible nutrition evangelist and expert, said “Very few speak about the effects of overdose of nutrition products. Nutraceuticals are extremely beneficial; however excess of essential elements for nutrition can be dangerous, often causing irreversible health conditions. Only those who study nutrition closely understand that the chemist distribution chain for nutrition products fuels indiscriminate use. The only way to bring make marketing nutrition responsible is by creating education and awareness to every stakeholder in the distribution chain”. He observed that Responsible Nutrition Platform in association with industry and academia should yield result in India and he will be happy to replicate it in other countries if he finds success with this platform in India. Read more