To lower the risk of heart disease, adults should reduce sodium intake to less than 2 grams a day, or the equivalent of about one teaspoon of table salt, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Addressing the gathering in the programme Barman pitched for massive awareness in every corner of the society. He also said that government is committed to provide better health care in the state.
The study, published in the journal Lancet Global Health, has found that there is on an average 239,000 excess deaths each year of girls under the age of five owing to neglect due to gender discrimination.
For the first time ever, Health Minister Sudip Roy Barman inaugurated special surgery camps on the campus of Agartala Government Medical College, GBP hospital on Saturday.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Friday pitched to change the mindset of the doctors and nurses and upgrade the health care system in the state which is currently in dilapidated condition where a large section of patients are deprived at large.
As the Tripura government has recently announced a three months action plan to improve healthcare facility in the state. Mostly keeping the existing infrastructures intact and strengthening the monitoring mechanism adhering to the regulations,
In an aim to minimize the refer cases, specialists to be hired from abroad as contractual basis in the hospitals of this state. The government has also taken an initiative to provide skill development training to doctors and nurses for smooth deliveries.
Keeping an eye on the National De-Worming Day to be held on February 10, de worming dosages were administered to the school students of Tulsibati School on Thursday.
Eminent Cardiac Surgeon of Kolkata Dr. Kunal Sarkar will visit the patients in the Health camp and give his advice. Besides other eminent doctors of Medica Superspeciality Hospital will remain present and they will also give their advice in the camp.
The sources said the two air dispensaries will operate from Shillong and Imphal for six states. The services will cater to six northeastern states, barring Assam.
Dr. Jhimi Debbarma, MBBS transferred to other hospitals. At present five doctors are providing services in the hospital. Besides, Dr. Sujit Sutradhar (MD, Medicine) transferred from the district hospital to IGM on November 14.
While inaugurating the centre on Tuesday Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said that government has a plan to open another such centre covering other three districts of the state.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it is dangerous to breathe when there is too much smog. Smog contains ozone particles, and elevated ozone levels can have a variety of negative effects on your lungs.
It was a long pending demand of 10 to 12 thousand people of Ghorakappa, Khaptali, Bakachatal and Sukhancherri ADC villages. Health minister opened the service of the hospital for those people today. The hospital started with 2 doctors, 4 nurses and 4 group- D staffs.
The participants also got their weight, blood pressure & sugar checked by nurses Monika Kalita & Nenghoilhing Haokip in the camp, which was organized under the series of ‘Evening with a Doctor’ programs for the benefit of press club members along with their dependants.
The next media OPD clinic at Guwahati Press Club will be conducted by senior physicians Dr Bhupen Deka and Dr Paresh Sarma on 18 November next.
Keeping in mind the increasing demand of medicine in reasonable price Generic Medicine counter inaugurated at Kamalpur Bimal Sinha Memorial Hospital in Dhalai district today.
The patients expressed their resentment as the authority has no initiative to repair the machine as it went out of order for last eight days. Health minister Badal Choudhury inaugurated the Dialysis unit on August 15 this year.
Minister Bhanulal Shaha said that of all the states in the nation only the Kerela could mark the line in developing the Ayurveda medical care facilities and accelerated the system.
They also raised question why the existing doctor has been transferred if he was capable to continue private chamber at Udaipur subdivision ever after transfer.
AGMC and the laboratory of G.B. Hospital will be recognized as an authentic organization for detection examination and observation of HIV virus from August 30, 2017 to next two years.
The agitator staffs demanded regularization of all irregular workers and to provide Rs. 5 Lakh to all staffs who were retired from their works in the meantime.
The institute has a facility of general OPD, research OPD, pathological investigations, 30 bedded IPD. This also has a facility of Yoga and Naturopathy.
Meanwhile the patients raised allegation against the doctors that they fail to get the doctors at the hospital in time.