Navigation Links
A Call To Open Up The Channel Of Goodwill To Rescue The Dying Hearts

The plight of poor children with congenital heart diseases (CHD) here moved NRIs into donating// $200,000 at a fund-raiser dinner held in the US by a non-profit organization. About 40-50 NRIs have offered to sponsor a child each. Some of them are keen to sponsor a child or two every year

According to medical reports, every year, nearly 200,000 children are born in India with CHD. Only six to eight percent children affected with CHD receive medical treatment. Eighty percent of them die without timely treatment, as their families cannot afford the costs.

The cost of operating on a child with CHD is between Rs.50, 000 and Rs.300, 000 and depending on the nature of the disease, the number of related deaths keeps increasing day by day due to a lack of medical facilities, money and awareness.

Lack of proper nutrition during pregnancy, infections during pregnancy, late pregnancies, diabetes and genetic problems are some of the causes for children being born with CHD. All forms of CHD can be treated if only the affected children undergo surgery and medication in time

As responsible citizens, it is left to our capability to ensure that all the suffering children gain access to modern tertiary care which would not happen until a vigorous awareness programmes are conducted through out the country.

Source: IANS

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. PharmaVentures Exploits Fastest Growing Media Channel to Launch First Pharmaceutical Business Television Show
2. New Way to Open Cellular Ion Channels, Implications for Drug Design
3. Altered Sodium Channel Function Linked to Heart Failure
4. How Ion Channels are Organized to Control Nerve Cell Communication?
5. Brain Networks Strengthened by Closing Ion Channels
6. Gujarat quake-Rescue teams give up hope of finding more survivors
7. RNA Nanotechnology To Rescue Cancer Patients In Future
8. Lung Cancer: Nutritional Intervention Comes To The Rescue
9. Hospital To The Rescue Of Disabled Children
10. Liver Transplants to the Rescue of Dreaded MSUD disease
11. Electronic Device to the Rescue of Women Using Contraceptive Pill
Post Your Comments:

(Date:11/27/2015)... , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... the health care in America. As people age, more care is needed, especially ... are rising, and medical professionals are being overworked. The forgotten part of this ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... the November 27th edition of USA Today in Atlanta, Dallas, New York, Minneapolis, ... of 750,000. The digital component is distributed nationally, through a vast social media ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... 27, 2015 , ... A simply groundbreaking television series, "Voices in America", which ... into an array of issues that are presently affecting Americans. Dedicated to providing the ... show is changing the subjects consumers focus on, one episode at a time. ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... CA (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... California Medical Associates, Inc. and Dr. Tucker Bierbaum with Emergency Medicine at ... They observed that both STEMI and Sepsis conditions present in similar ways and require ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ON (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... of a real-time eReferral system for diagnostic imaging in the Waterloo region. Using ... BMD and Nuclear Medicine tests directly from their electronic medical record (EMR) without ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/27/2015)... 26, 2015 ... the "2016 Global Tumor Marker Testing ... and Sales Segment Forecasts, Innovative Technologies, Instrumentation ... to their offering. --> ... "2016 Global Tumor Marker Testing Market: ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... November 26, 2015 Un nuevo ... Bremachlorin para el cáncer avanzado.   --> ... terapia fotodinámica de Bremachlorin para el cáncer avanzado. ... la inmunoterapia con la terapia fotodinámica de Bremachlorin para ... Research . --> Clinical Cancer Research . ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... 26, 2015 --> ... approach blends immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer. ... blends immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer. ... blends immunotherapy with Bremachlorin-photodynamic therapy for advanced cancer. ... found that immunotherapy can be efficiently combined with photodynamic ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: