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An ounce of prevention with nanotechnology

Technological advancements in healthcare have empowered physicians to more accurately diagnose a wide variety of ailments, while making life saving procedures less painful and invasive for patients. Instruments become smaller, and more surgeries are guided by microscopic cameras and radiological imaging devices. While these advancements are certainly valuable to both …


Milan Infotech develops mobile app for women and child safety.

Considering the rising crime against women, as a self defense mechanism, Bangalore based Milan Infotech Private Limited has come up with a mobile application ‘Click4Help’. Even if there are police and authorities for handling any such emergency crises situation but getting a immediate response from them at the very moment …

HCG mobile app to check breast cancer.

HCG developed an app to keep breast cancer in check

Of all forms of cancer, breast cancer seems to be increasingly prevalent among Indian women. As against the early days where breast cancer were seen only among elderly people above 50 years age, currently it is striking younger women in the age group of 20-40 years. Keeping this in mind, …


Healthy app ‘Healthizen’ launched to create a healthy society

Cleanliness and health goes hand in hand. This seems to be on the top most priority for Karnataka State Health and Family Welfare Department. Working towards this effect, the Department has just launched a mobile application called ‘Healthizen’. The app, which is the first of its kind in South Asia …


Computer aids docs to conduct knee-replacement precisely

Achieving 100% precision in terms of knee replacement was always a matter of concern. But thanks all to the technology, with the help of computer, specialists at Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore are now able to get higher precision, correct alignment and lesser blood loss during the procedure. This provides a win-win …


Newest lifestyle disease- ‘internet addiction’ ails Bangalore’s young population

It isn’t just diabetes, hypertension and obesity cases that has been rising in city, but the IT capital of the country- ‘Bangalore’ of recent is ailing with the newest lifestyle disease – internet addiction. According to city based experts, it is the teenagers and young adults who are increasingly falling …


I-pads makes treatment process easier for docs at Manipal Hospital

The entire healthcare scenario seems to have undergone a sea change with the coming in of newer technology and gadgets. Some might have a notion that new gadgets are just meant for entertainment purpose, but this is not true, if used in the right perspective it can ease one’s work. …