Institute Of Child Health
News  /  Published 17.07.22

Fever keeps students away from schools

Students staying away from school or being sent back home because they are running a temperature is still common, said heads of several schools. At least four or five students are being sent back hom...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 09.06.22

NGO helps children hospital in Park Circus

A high-end ventilator, a baby warmer and a C-pap machine were handed over to the Institute of Child Health on Wednesday by the NGO Save the Children. Prabhas Prasun Giri, a doctor at the hospital, sa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.03.22

Kidney ailments common in kids, say Kolkata doctors

Most people have a false impression that kidney diseases affect only adults, while in reality children also suffer from many kidney diseases, doctors said at a programme on kidney diseases in children...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.03.22

Bengal in urgent need of more paediatric nephrologists, say Kolkata doctors

Bengal is in urgent need of paediatric nephrologists as the number of kidney ailments among children is on the rise, senior doctors in the state said on Wednesday. They said the state also requi...

Calcutta  /  Published 02.06.21

Welfare activities with Presi fest funds

Funds earmarked for students’ activities like fest and freshers’ welcome at Presidency University will be used to provide resources to a healthcare unit treating Covid-affected children. ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.02.21

Child hospital to add 80 beds

The Institute of Child Health will set up 80 more beds, taking the bed count of the Park Circus hospital to 300. All 80 beds will be set up in an 11-storey building coming up on the campus, officials...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.11.20

Nursing college answer to Covid crisis

The Institute of Child Health in Park Circus will on Wednesday inaugurate a nursing college, from where 120 nurses will graduate every year. In Bengal, healthcare delivery is hobbled by the absence o...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.05.20

Child hospital in Calcutta stops admission

 A portion of the Institute of Child Health at Park Circus was shut down on Tuesday and admission temporarily closed in another portion of the hospital after over 10 nurses tested positive for Co...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Cancer care for children

A rehabilitation centre for children with cancer aimed at helping them deal with physical pain and mental stress has come up at a hospital in Park Circus. Children have to put up with the pricks, pain...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta


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