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Chandigarh has become India's City of Diabetes, worry experts

November 13, 2021 11:26 pm

75% of Indian adults with diabetes mellitus also have hypertension

Initial data from sero survey: In Chandigarh, 63.7% of children have Covid-19 antibodies

June 30, 2021 10:44 am

The Department of Virology of PGI is responsible for this survey, and the response to the survey has picked up over the last few days and initial sampling of about 10 per cent has been done.

Delhi lab found no toxic impurity in solvent used to make cough syrup, says Sirmaur firm

August 13, 2020 12:03 pm

Last week, the PGI flagged the presence of DEG in yet another syrup made by the firm in the same month.

PGI signs MOU with American Society of Clinical Oncology

October 15, 2018 2:09 am

The American Society of Clinical Oncology’s membership includes more than 45,000 professionals who specialise in different fields and sub specialties of oncology (33 per cent of its total members being from outside the USA).

Bed bugs pervade, PGIMER fails to find suitable treatment for them

October 09, 2017 3:12 am

The “problem”, Gupta says, “is that they are not inside the beds, but they are hiding inside the tiles fitted on the walls”. “We have been trying for so many years now, but there is no result,” he says.

PGI finds it difficult to attract doctors to start service in Una

October 03, 2017 5:18 am

"PGI is only offering a good salary to the doctors for Una. After joining the satellite centre, they (doctors) won’t get much other than the salary....,” a senior PGI faculty said.

In a first, PGIMER conducts simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant on Ludhiana woman

May 31, 2016 5:56 am

According to PGI doctors, the transplant was performed on May 27 and the patient is stable now. The recipient was also diabetic, said the doctors.

Chandigarh PGI starts 24x7 crisis helpline for students

May 24, 2016 5:05 am

The health institute started a 24x7 crisis helpline last week for its more than 2,000 students.

Moderate to high stress level among nurses in ICU, general wards: PGI study

May 16, 2016 11:11 am

Moderate stress level is prevalent more among ICU nurses (57.8 per cent), while high stress level among nurses working in wards (54.5 per cent).

Chandigarh PGI to set up mother & child health centre on additional land

May 04, 2016 8:28 am

When asked what else could come up on the same land, the official said that residential complex could also come up on the land.