Navigation Links
Dengue Claims its First Victim in Kolkata

Fears of a dengue outbreak in Kolkata have come true with the first death from the mosquito-borne disease reported from a southern //neighbourhood.

A youth from south Kolkata's Regent Park died Sunday night from the disease at the Nilratan Medical College and Hospital, news reports said Monday.

The victim's family has alleged that he died due to negligence by the hospital authorities.

The city's civic authorities, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), has decided to open more clinics to combat the dreaded, often fatal, disease. Municipal Commissioner Alapan Bandyopadhyay has instructed the health department to include more malaria and dengue-prone areas under the civic scanner.

Though KMC has 141 wards in the city, the civic body has only 60 malaria clinics.

Besides opening new clinics, the civic authorities have decided to employ 40 doctors on contract for the next six months.

The civic body will also employ laboratory technicians in malaria and dengue-prone areas such as Jodhpur Park, Dhakuria, Lake Gardens and Anwar Shah Road, all in south Kolkata.

Dengue claimed 12 lives in the city during the last monsoon.

(Source: IANS)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Dengue Outbreak in Kolkata, Four Dead
2. Dengue in Delhi – 26 Cases reported and 3 dea
3. Dengue fever in Delhi after the Monsoon
4. Dengue Claims 15 Lives In West Bengal
5. Dengue Epidemic in West Bengal: Over 1000 New Cases and 15 dead
6. 45 People die in West Bengal due to Dengue and suspected Japanese Encephalitis
7. Vaccine For Dengue Fever On Trial In Asia-Pacific
8. Dengue Fever Claims Five Lives In Pakistan
9. Fear Of Dengue Epidemic Looms Large: Fever Kills Five in Pakistan
10. Delhi Launches Special Drive to Check Dengue Spread
11. MCD Takes Steps To Prevent, Control Dengue
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Dengue Claims its First Victim Kolkata

(Date:9/3/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... At Renew Man™, we have ... the traditional health care model, where the primary care physician dictates and the patient ... to become educated about their health issues and empowered to choose their own treatment ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... Local filmmakers and now ... & Michael Habernig from Path 11 Productions have had great success in launching their ... has featured Hay House authors, Teal Swan who is the well known Spiritual Catalyst ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... Doctor Kayode Sotonwa can be counted on ... His perspective on internal medicine keeps patients happy and healthy, something that is important ... of the season, but even more so in the fall, when holiday eating and ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... The Aspen Clinic (TAC), ... retreats geared towards kick-starting and inspiring wellness in the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond. ... developing a whole mind-body approach to fitness - we are much more than a ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... ... Sara Bleich, Ph.D., associate professor of health and policy ... recognized scholar on obesity prevention and control, has been selected for the prestigious ... graduate of Garrison Forest School, an all-girls’ independent school in Owings Mills, Md., ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Men Dissatisfied with the Primary Care Physician’s Approach to Andropause Are Turning to Renew Man™ 2Health News:Men Dissatisfied with the Primary Care Physician’s Approach to Andropause Are Turning to Renew Man™ 3Health News:Path 11 Podcast Now Features over 20 Metaphysical Discussions on iTunes and Growing 2Health News:Path 11 Podcast Now Features over 20 Metaphysical Discussions on iTunes and Growing 3Health News:Doctor Kayode Sotonwa Highlights Expert Tips for Staying in Shape This Fall 2Health News:TAC Introduces New Retreats for Fall Fitness 2Health News:Dr. Sara Bleich, Garrison Forest Graduate, Selected for 2015-16 Class of White House Fellows 2
... By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, ... Administration on Wednesday called for new warnings on the labels ... of a slight increased risk of heart disease and diabetes ... announced in May that it was reviewing the prostate cancer ...
... tomography colonography (CTC) otherwise known as virtual colonoscopy ... colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates, according to a study ... of Roentgenology ( www.ajronline.org ). ... the U.S. "While colonoscopy is currently the preferred test ...
... and engineers from around the world will gather on the ... discuss some of the latest breakthroughs in lasers and optics ... materials, and medicine. Journalists are invited to Frontiers in ... of the Optical Society (OSA), which is being held together ...
... (HealthDay News) -- A hormone receptor normally confined to the ... parts of the body, researchers report. Researchers from the ... with French government scientists, say this common link may offer ... cancer. They evaluated tumor tissue samples from 1,336 men ...
... A common virus that can cause coughing and ... the ability to kill cancer. Harnessing that power, researchers ... Medical Center, are conducting a clinical trial to see if ... By the age of five, most people have been exposed ...
... A new British study reveals why leopards have spots. ... cats to a mathematical model of pattern development in order ... cats, markings. Patterning -- especially irregular or complex patterns ... live in dense habitats, in the trees, and are active ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:FDA Calls for New Warnings on Some Prostate Cancer Drugs 2Health News:FDA Calls for New Warnings on Some Prostate Cancer Drugs 3Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 2Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 3Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 4Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 5Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 6Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 7Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 8Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 9Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 10Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 11Health News:Colorful brains, cooling lasers, disease-detecting lights and more 12Health News:New Tumor Marker May Improve Cancer Detection: Study 2Health News:A redeeming role for a common virus 2
(Date:9/3/2015)... , September 3, 2015 ... compounds, Organosulfurs, Organic acids, Phenolics, and Others) and by ... beverage, Paints & coatings, and Others) - Global Trends ... segments the Biocides Market with an analysis and forecast ... value. Browse   88 tables and ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... , Sept. 2, 2015 About ... artificial implants used to replace, augment, or repair ... a wide range of applications including cosmetic, spinal, ... are made of different materials such as polymers, ... the global implantable medical devices market to grow ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... LONDON , Sept. 2, 2015 The quantum ... industry, and the key market based on the product includes ... solar cell, chip, sensor, lighting, battery and energy storage, QD ... of different applications for the quantum dot market. The report ... North America , Europe ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Biocides Market Worth 10.6 Billion USD by 2020 2Biocides Market Worth 10.6 Billion USD by 2020 3Biocides Market Worth 10.6 Billion USD by 2020 4Biocides Market Worth 10.6 Billion USD by 2020 5Global Implantable Medical Devices Market 2015-2019 2Quantum Dot Market by Product , Material, Application, and Geography- Forecast up to 2020 2
... 2011 University Hospitals (UH) Seidman Cancer Center, ... opens to patients on June 6. The ten-story, ... treatments and technology – all in a patient-centered, ... ) The $260 million, 375,000-square-foot hospital ...
... N.J., June 6, 2011 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... pharadin in SYM ptomatic P rostate ... which is exclusively licensed from Algeta ASA, in patients ... its primary endpoint by significantly improving overall survival.  Based ...
Cached Medicine Technology:University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Opens: First Cancer Hospital in Northeast Ohio Offers Nation's Most Advanced Technology and Treatments 2University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Opens: First Cancer Hospital in Northeast Ohio Offers Nation's Most Advanced Technology and Treatments 3Bayer's Investigational Compound Radium-223 Chloride Met its Primary Endpoint of Significantly Improving Overall Survival in a Phase III Trial in Patients with Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer That Has Spread to the Bone 2Bayer's Investigational Compound Radium-223 Chloride Met its Primary Endpoint of Significantly Improving Overall Survival in a Phase III Trial in Patients with Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer That Has Spread to the Bone 3
9 mm wide tip. 35 mm from angle to tip....
Double-ended. 5 mm x 7 mm tips. Designated most popular model or size....
Double-ended. 3 mm x 5 mm curette end and 3 mm spatula end....
Double-ended. Semi sharp. Curved 3 mm tips. Angled right and left....
Medicine Products: