Narayana Health’s Dr Devi Shetty: Country needs more super specialty hospitals for children

Oct 07, 19 Narayana Health’s Dr Devi Shetty: Country needs more super specialty hospitals for children

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Dr Devi Shetty, chairman of Narayana Health said that the country needs more super specialty hospitals for children. In an interview with CNBC-TV18’s Ekta Batra, Shetty said, “We produce the largest number of babies in the world, 26 million babies a year. So, we produce one of the largest numbers of children with a...

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SRCC Children’s Hospital announces 200 cardiac surgery per month under Ayushman Bharat

Oct 01, 19 SRCC Children’s Hospital announces 200 cardiac surgery per month under Ayushman Bharat

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The hospital made the announcement on the occasion of World Heart Day 2019 On the occasion of World Heart Day, SRCC Children’s Hospital managed by Narayana Health announced that it will conduct 200 cardiac surgery per month for needy children under various Government schemes as part of its gesture of giving back to society. Dr Devi...

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Prescribing growth

Sep 28, 19 Prescribing growth

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“India desperately needs at least 2 million [hospital] beds; we need many more people like B.R. Shetty to change the landscape of Indian healthcare,” says Dr Devi Prasad Shetty, chairman of Narayana Health, which operates over 6,000 hospital beds in India. “I have no doubt in my mind about his capabilities to transform Indian...

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Malaysian study suggests fats not major heart disease culprit

Sep 28, 19 Malaysian study suggests fats not major heart disease culprit

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Dr Kalyana Sundram says the study evaluated the lifestyles and long term impact of different ratios of carbohydrate and fat among Malaysians. KUALA LUMPUR: A newly published Malaysian diet and population study holds vital clues to resolve the global carbohydrate-fat health debate. The study’s senior author Dr Kalyana Sundram said...

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Heal with exercise: Make urban living work for your health

Aug 07, 19 Heal with exercise: Make urban living work for your health

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Better urban planning can result in a reduction in non-communicable diseases DOES LIVING IN THE CITY AFFECT HEALTH? Although living in the city will give you access to better healthcare, education, infrastructure and facilities, urban living will, however, increase your risk of getting non-communicable diseases (NCD). Studies done...

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A disease in its own right

Aug 07, 19 A disease in its own right

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Recognising obesity as a medical condition could prevent a host of diseases, especially in cases where being overweight is due to genetics. OBESITY has been described as an epidemic, with the global rates increasing significantly over the past several decades. According to the World Health Organisation, worldwide obesity has nearly...

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