Editor-in-Chief eMediNexus – Dr KK Aggarwal
12th September 2019

We must live every moment of our life

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

As per Bhagavad Gita 2.3: The soul cannot die. It can neither be cut into pieces by any weapon, nor can it be burned by fire, nor moistened by water, nor withered by the wind.

“nainam chindanti sastrani
nainam dahati pavakah
na cainam kledayanty apo
na sosayati marutah”...read more

Mera Asia Mahan 2: The Doctor's Emblem 'The staff with Two Snakes'

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

Should doctors be using the first aid Red Cross sign? This controversy has brought about the need to understand the deeper meaning behind the doctors' own emblem.

Doctors are required to use emblem of a staff with 2 snakes entwined....read more

Video Of The Day : All about Dengue
Practice Updates

Republic of Korea launches five-country health security initiative in West Africa, in partnership with WHO

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the World Health Organization (WHO) launched a health initiative in five West African countries that responds to their shared commitment to improve health security worldwide.... read more

One person dies by suicide every 40 seconds: New UN health agency report

Despite progress in national prevention strategies, one person dies by suicide every 40 seconds, the World Health Organization's (WHO) Director-General lamented on Monday, highlighting key findings of the agency's latest report on global suicide estimates.... read more

Gavi Vaccine Alliance Honored With 2019 Lasker Public Service Award

Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, is the recipient of the 2019 Lasker-Bloomberg Public Service Award for providing sustained access to childhood vaccines around the world, saving millions of lives, and highlighting the power of immunization to prevent disease, the Lasker Foundation announced.... read more

Daytime naps once or twice a week may be linked to a healthy heart, say researchers

A new study has found that a daytime nap taken once or twice a week could lower the risk of heart attacks or strokes. Researchers from the University Hospital of Lausanne, Switzerland studied the association between napping ... read more

Estrogen Therapy Benefits, Harms Tied to Age, Ovary Status

Menopausal estrogen-only therapy appears to lower risk of mortality significantly without harmful side effects among women treated in their 50s who had a hysterectomy and their ovaries removed, according to long-term follow-up from a study conducted at 40 US centers.... read more

Medical Voice

MCI launches mandatory foundation course for all MBBS students

The Medical Council of India (MCI) has rolled out a mandatory one-month foundation course for all the MBBS students across the country, as reported in Times of India....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

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Medicolegal Corner
eMedi Quiz
1. Medial rectus and superior division of oculomotor nerve.
2. Inferior oblique and inferior division of oculomotor nerve.
3. Lateral rectus and abducent nerve.
4. Superior rectus and trochlear nerve.
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