March 23, 2021 11:22 pm
According to government norms, thalassaemia patients must be provided blood free of cost at private and government blood banks.
May 08, 2020 3:18 pm
Each year, more than 70,000 babies are born with thalassaemia worldwide and this defect is very often seen in the Indian subcontinent.
May 06, 2020 8:29 pm
Joint secretary of the Health Ministry, Lav Agarwal had earlier announced that all hospitals were to continue blood transfusion.
December 17, 2018 4:29 am
Thalassaemia affects more than 1 lakh children in the country, according to a paper published in the Paediatric Hematology Oncology journal.
May 12, 2018 5:48 am
The programme was held to mark Thalassemia Awareness Week. Actor Jackie Shroff also shared a message for the four patients at the programme.
August 27, 2015 12:12 am
Approximately 8 per cent of the population have the Thalassaemia trait and there are 13,000 live births with Thalassaemia per year.
April 14, 2014 2:09 am
1 in 18 pregnant women in the capital shows traits of thalassaemia.
February 24, 2014 3:36 am
The hospital has received five bids for the refrigerated centrifuge.
January 11, 2014 5:34 am
Swaraj is among 23 Indian transplant cases that have been accepted for first time as Asian data by international bone marrow transplant registry.
December 18, 2013 2:27 am
There are 3-4 per cent (30-40 million) beta thalassaemia carriers in India.