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Technology to treat early stage gastro intestinal cancers

Bhubaneswar: Technological advancement has now made it possible to diagnose and treat cancer of the gastro intestinal tract at the

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Large tumour weighing 10.5kg removed from woman’s body

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital have removed an abdominal tumour weighing about 10.5kg after

Covid-19 Odisha

Mild Covid infection leads to attention and memory issues, study says

People who do not suffer long Covid symptoms can still have reduced attention and memory six to nine months after

Omicron

Dangerous to suggest that Omicron is mild, says WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said it is dangerous to suggest that Covid-19’s Omicron variant is ‘just a mild’

Bonytail in newborn in Odisha

In ‘world’s first’, bony tail found in thoracic region of newborn in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Neurosurgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, SOA’s faculty of medicine here, have come across a

Doctors revive two-year-old boy from severe burn injuries

Bhubaneswar: Doctors at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here have virtually pulled out a two-year-old boy from

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Parents urged to protect children from injuries

Bhubaneswar: Doctors at Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital have counseled parents to keep watch over the safety of

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SUM Hospital ranked third in eastern region

Bhubaneswar: Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medical sciences of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan Deemed to be University

Workshop on how to transport critically ill patients held at SUM Hospital

Bhubaneswar: The intricacies of safely transporting critically ill patients were discussed at a workshop organised at the Institute of Medical

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Air pollution contributing to sharp rise in pulmonary diseases

Bhubaneswar: With Delhi facing an acute environmental emergency and a possible lockdown, the focus has shifted to chronic obstructive pulmonary

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Workshop on latest SPYGLASS-DS technology held at SUM Hospital

Bhubaneswar: A two-day training programme for gastroenterologists from different states on the latest SPYGLASS-DS technology ended at the Institute of

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Experts observe worrying trend in diabetics

Bhubaneswar: Experts have observed that Covid-19 had infected more number of people with diabetes than compared to other people. “The

SUM Hospital

Doctors successfully revive boy with extensive burn injuries

Bhubaneswar: The doctors at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital have successfully saved a seven-year-old boy who had

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Covid afflicted 11-year-old girl undergoes emergency surgery

Bhubaneswar: Paediatric surgeons at the SUM Covid Hospital here conducted an emergency surgery on a Covid-19 afflicted 11-year-old girl. The

Mental health

Dietary changes and exercise can benefit women’s mental health

Women should opt for making dietary changes if they wish to boost mental health such as mood swings, anxiety, depression

Diabetes

Diabetes cut shorts life expectancy by up to 13 years, says study

People over 45 with type 1 diabetes could have their life span cut short by 13 years compared to those

SOA partners in launching Cochrane India Network

Bhubaneswar: Institute of Dental Sciences (IDS), faculty of dental sciences of SOA here, has become one of the nine affiliate

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Cardiologist saves newborn’s life in rare surgery

Bhubaneswar: Swift intervention by doctors at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here helped reviving a four-day-old baby

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IMS and SUM to set up advanced Rheumatology Centre

Bhubaneswar: The Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medicine of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) here, has initiated

Mental health

World Mental Health Day: Regular exercise can boost mental health

Exercise is not only important for you physical health but also for your mental health. The coronavirus pandemic has put

One-year-old beats Covid after eight days on ventilator

Bhubaneswar: A one-year-old boy was rushed to hospital in a serious condition after contracting Covid-19, but he has beaten the

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Large tumour removed from baby’s chest cavity in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here successfully removed a large tumour weighing about 500

SUM Ultimate Medicare

SUM Ultimate Medicare’s PET-CT scan in service of people

Bhubaneswar: SUM Ultimate Medicare’s (SUMUM) Department of Nuclear Medicine and its high-end PET-CT scan has completed a year in service

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SUM hospital’s cardiac team performs rare surgery

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medicine of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) here,

Covid-19

Covid could be more like common cold by next spring, says Oxford professor

Covid-19 could well become like common cold by spring next year because people would have developed immunity boosted by vaccines

Delta variant most dominant amid other variants of concern, says WHO

The Delta variant of the coronavirus has become the most dominant strain globally, as the other three variants of concern

First dose of Covid-19 jab boosts mental health, says study

The first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine has significantly improved mental health of people, a recent study in the US

hypertension

Hypertension drug may help treat severe Covid, study says

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is potentially a fatal condition involving lung damage, and experts associate it with Covid-19. Most