Zika virus

Three cases of Zika virus reported in Kerala

The presence of Zika virus was confirmed in three more persons including a one-year-old child in the district on Sunday.  Their samples were confirmed at a lab in Coimbatore. So far, 18 cases of... Read more »
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Oxygen Plant being set up at Kozhikode Medical College, Trivandrum

With Covid-19 cases rising drastically, an oxygen plant from the PK Steel complex is being set up at Kozhikode Medical College hospital as part of the ongoing efforts of the Kerala government.... Read more »
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Kerala govt decides to discharge patients without insisting Negative antigen test

Kerala government has finally decided to discharge Covid-19 patients from hospitals without insisting that they test negative in a rapid antigen test. Earlier, a patient could be discharged from hospital only after... Read more »

Consumer forum dismisses negligence charge against hospital for delayed eye surgery

Kerala: Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission, Kannur has dismissed medical negligence charge against an eye hospital and 2 ophthalmologists. The doctors had treated the patient who suffered the penetration of a metal tool... Read more »