Editorial
Editor-in-Chief eMediNexus – Dr KK Aggarwal
 
10th September 2019

CMAAO theme for 2019-20 is "One Health : Path to Wellness"
Government to launch National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

The Prime Minister of India will launch the National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis on Wednesday, 11th September in Mathura. He will also launch National Artificial Insemination Programme during the event.

The program aims to control Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis by 2025 with vaccination and eventual eradication by 2030....read more


Mera Asia Mahan 1: Sankalp and desires the two necessities of any existence

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

Yoga Vasistha Chapter 4: Yoga Vasistha is a dialogue between Brahma Rishi Vasishta and the 15-year-old Rama. This dialogue occurs when Rama went into dispassion after completing his studies and wanted to know more about the self and the purpose of life.

Vedic philosophy describes three types of bodies: Sthool sharira (physical body), sukshma sharira (subtle body) and the Karan sharira (soul)....read more

Video Of The Day : Indoor Pollution
Practice Updates

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day

World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD), on 10 September, is organized by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). WHO has been co-sponsor of the day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness around the globe... read more


PAHO issues $3.5 million donor appeal for humanitarian health response in the Bahamas

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is requesting an initial US $3.5 million from donors to cover short-term health care and other needs for the population in the Bahamas affected by Hurricane Dorian. Dr. Ciro Ugarte, PAHO's Director of Health Emergencies, said,... read more


India's life expectancy improves marginally

NEW DELHI: India has seen an improvement in overall life expectancy at birth to 69 years, with women expected to live for 70.4 years and men for 67.8 years, according to the latest Sample Registration Survey (SRS) for 2013-17. The overall life expectancy grew from 68.7 years in 2012-16,... read more


Meta-Analysis: Renal Events 'Rare' After Denervation for HTN

It's "rare" that hypertensive patients undergoing radiofrequency renal denervation end up getting another renal intervention, researchers said, and when it does happen it usually comes quickly. A meta-analysis comprising trial and registry data for the Symplicity Flex and Symplicity Spyral catheters found... read more


Good News on Nipple-Sparing Breast Surgery

Incidence of breast cancer recurrence in the nipple-areola complex (NAC) following nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) and immediate breast reconstruction was extremely limited over the long-term, Korean investigators found, and cancers that did recur did not increase risk of distant metastases or compromise overall survival.... read more

Medical Voice

PM to launch National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will be launching National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis on 11 September 2019 in Mathura. He will also launch National Artificial Insemination Programme during the event....read more

IDEJ Update

Indian Diabetes Educator Journal (IDEJ), 1st of its kind in India aims to keep the members of diabetes care team abreast with concepts of DSME (Diabetes self-management education) and DSMS (Diabetes self-management support). IDEJ has set a new benchmark in educating the diabetes educators about evolving the concept of DSME- reaching to more than 25000 through Digital and Print Medium..... read more

eMedi Humor
Medicolegal Corner
eMedi Quiz
a) Majority of splenic abscesses result from hematogenous spread from other sites.
b) Both Gram positive and gram negative organisms are responsible for abscess of spleen.
c) Splenomegaly (enlargement of spleen) is present in most of the patients.
d) Two-thirds of the splenic abscess are solitary in adults.
Lifestyle Updates
 
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