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PGI gets 900 stroke cases every year, 10% are young patients

Among the young, rheumatic heart disease, post-partum haemorrhage and drug addiction are the main causes.


‘Permission to conduct camp not taken from CMO’: Health Minister

A committee under the chairmanship of SDM of Samalkha has been constituted for legal investigation.


Cases of kidney dieases rising

Chronic Kidney disease is a progressive loss of renal function.


PGI doctor comes up with alternative to colonoscopy

Funded by the Biotechnology department, the study was recently conducted by Dr Bikash Medhi and his team.


PGI play therapy turns CT scan into ‘spaceship voyage’ for kids

In about 70 per cent cases now, doctors are using play therapy.


Coming soon: Prepaid card facility at PGI

The facility will be started on trial basis in the next three months at two of PGI’s centres.


Minister coming, so PGI drives poor patients away from parks

PRO says genuine patients are shifted; only those not undergoing treatment in PGI asked to leave


PGI researchers identify yeast, hope to find cure for dandruff

Dandruff is common skin problem, two species of yeast were known to be the main factors causing it.

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Poor seeking free treatment at PGI now need to get clearance every 6 months

PGI director had taken a decision that all poor patients will be reviewed on January 1 and July 1 each year.


No public toilets at PGI; patients, attendants, urinate in the open

The situation is more troublesome for women, who have to argue with security guards at times.


First pancreas transplant in PGI goes awry, docs remove it after rejection by patient body

This was the first pancreas transplant in PGI and the sixth in the country.


60-yr-old attempts suicide at PGI

The woman has been identified as Paramjit Kaur, a resident of Sector 20.


3 killed, over 40 hurt as bus falls off bridge

The accident occurred around 8.30 am when the bus was going from Naraingarh to Ambala Cantt.


Potholes, mud-filled ditches dot PGI’s public parking lot

P C Sharma, Security Head of PGI said, “The process of construction of the public parking lot is underway.”


1,500 visually impaired yet to get cornea transplantation at PGI

The treatment is the surgery by graft of cornea, but because of lack of donors, thousands of people remain blind.