Medica Superspecialty Hospital
News  /  Published 30.09.22

Iron rod pierces North 24-Parganas man hand, removed

Doctors at a city hospital had to play metal cutter for a surgery on a man who had an iron rod pierced through his right arm after an accident. Sujoy Chakraborty, 30, a resident of Hasnabad in North ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.06.22

Smart intensive care units in West Bengal districts to cut dependence on Kolkata

A private hospital in the city has partnered with hospitals in districts to set up smart intensive care units (ICUs), which will enable specialist doctors in Kolkata to check parameters of a patient i...
By Our special correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 01.06.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation to run cancer screening clinics once a year

Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) will run screening programmes for oral, breast and cervical cancers once a year in each of its sixteen boroughs. The Indian Medical Association and Medica Superspe...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.05.22

Medica launches cancer support group

Urinary bladder cancer is difficult to diagnose at the initial stage because it has symptoms similar to urinary tract infection and most people tend to ignore small signs like frequent urination at ni...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.05.22

Two-year countdown to Rs 125-crore Mukundapur drainage project relief

Large housing complexes like Utalika and Avidipta are located in the area. New housing complexes of similar scale are coming up, along with a number of big schools. The Telegraph has reported several...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 28.04.22

Eye on fortnight count for Covid surge clue

The daily count of new Covid cases in Bengal has been up and down over the past few days and experts said it might be clear in the next fortnight whether a fresh wave is imminent in the state. In the...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.04.22

Centre nod to booster vaccine for all adults spurs hope for Kolkata hospitals

The hospital is having barely 20 recipients every day on an average. In late February and early March, the KMC had swapped 16,000 doses of Covid vaccines, which were to expire in March, with private ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.04.22

Pollution in Kolkata may cause common diseases

Many common diseases — a blockage in the artery or a stomach upset — could be caused by environmental pollution, some doctors in the city said on Wednesday. Doctors spoke at an event orga...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.03.22

Cervical cancer can be prevented if women get jabbed

At least once cancer is preventable if women get vaccinated, an oncologist told a gathering of women at a city hotel recently. Cervical cancer can be prevented if women get vaccinated, said Arunava R...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.03.22

Bengal clinical establishment regulatory commission orders hospitals to refund

The state’s clinical establishment regulatory commission on Friday asked Horizon Lifeline to give Rs 5 lakh as compensation to the family of a patient because the hospital had not shared medical...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


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