Covid-19 has taken away some real gems from us. Whether it was celebrity chef Floyd Cardoz or Japanese comedian Ken Shimura. And recently we lost an eminent cardiologist, DrSivaramakrishnaIyerPadmavati to coronavirus at the age of 103 years....Read more
Seven-month-old Musmiri Riyanshi is the only child of Bathini Mamatha and Musmiri Balakrishna from Medak in Telangana. Born in a government hospital, within a month Musmiri began to show a bluish discoloration of the lips along with difficulty in breathing....Read more
A team of Cardiologists at the Dayanand Medical College and Hospital in Ludhiana, Punjab researched the prospect of free treatment to children with congenital heart disorders. Even the promise of free treatment did not dilute the underlying gender bias among some parents....Read more
Down Syndrome (or Down’s Syndrome), was first described in great detail by John Langdon Down in the 19th century. It is the commonest genetic condition in mankind with an estimated incidence of 1 in 1000 live births. ...Read more
First reported in 1868, cor triatriatum, that is, a heart with 3 atria (triatrial heart), is a congenital anomaly in which the left atrium (cor triatriatum sinistrum) or right atrium (cor triatriatum dextrum) is divided into 2 compartments by a fold of tissue, a membrane, or a fibromuscular band....Read more
At the end of 2019, when fireworks and music rang in the new year of 2020, no one had foreseen what the year was going to unveil. All those resolutions, plans and dreams were shattered as the year began and coronavirus became a pandemic. ...Read more
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