Editorial
Editor-in-Chief eMediNexus – Dr KK Aggarwal
 
28th September 2019

Emergency Response Support System: A single emergency number '112'

Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta

Emergency Response Support System is a single emergency number 112, to address different emergencies of citizens and is designed to address all emergency signals received from citizens through voice call, SMS, e-mail, panic SOS signal, ERSS web portal etc.

A mobile App called '112 India' quickly raises a request for help when a person is in emergency, by pressing a button to send alert messages with location data and make emergency call to 112. This facility will aid the concerned service agencies to reach out the requestor quickly. ...read more


Always ask yourself “How can I help him or her?”

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

"May I help you?" and "How can I help him or her?" are the fundamental principles of humanity.

I have been advocating "May I help you?" to be practiced every Saturday to become a Satya Yugi in Kali Yuga as it imparts all the principles of Satya Yuga and they are satya (truthfulness), tapas (selfless work), pavitrata (purity of mind) and daya / daan (charity). When all these four characteristics are present in a person, with satya at the forefront, he or she is a Satyugi....read more

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Practice Updates

Today is World Rabies Day: "Rabies: Vaccinate to Eliminate"

(WHO) World Rabies Day is celebrated annually to raise awareness about rabies prevention and to highlight progress in defeating this horrifying disease. 28 September also marks the anniversary of Louis Pasteur's death, the French chemist and microbiologist, who developed the first rabies vaccine.... read more


Latin America and the Caribbean on the cusp of eliminating rabies deaths

Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean are closer than ever to achieving the elimination of human deaths by rabies. Over the last 12 months, just five cases were reported in the Region, announced the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) on the eve of World Rabies Day – 28 September.... read more


Signs DR Congo Ebola outbreak finally 'on the retreat' but risk of international spread 'still high'

The second worst Ebola outbreak in history is "on the retreat" said the UN's health agency chief on Wednesday, warning; however, that there is no room for complacency, with dozens of new cases each week still being recorded in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). "It's not over, until it's over” said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, speaking to reporters at UN... read more


Asthma and Anxiety a Dangerous Mix in Kids

Children and adolescents with anxiety and depression have higher rates of asthma-related emergency department (ED) visits, according to a study published online in Pediatrics. Researchers analyzed data from 65,342 pediatric patients with asthma who were included in the Massachusetts All-Payer Claims Database... read more


Mohs Tied to Better Overall Survival in Early Invasive Melanoma

Mohs micrographic surgery was associated with improved survival compared with traditional excision in early invasive melanoma, a retrospective study suggested. Among more than 70,000 stage I patients in a national database, univariable analysis showed no overall survival (OS) difference between the two techniques,... read more

Medical Voice

'TB Harega Desh Jeetega': new TB control campaign launched by the Health minister

Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare yesterday launched the new TB Harega Desh Jeetega Campaign, along with the National TB Prevalence Survey. Highlighting some of the key features of the new TB control campaign, Dr Harsh Vardhan stated its three strong pillars include clinical approach, public health component and active community participation.Other supporting elements of the campaign comprise private sector engagement,...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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