Hemophilia patients require care, facilities and awareness, say experts

Hemophilia patients require care, facilities and awareness, say experts

SRINAGAR: The medical experts in Kashmir decry lack of facilities for effective treatment of hemophilia patients including the medical therapies. Dr Ruby Reshi, head, department of pathology, Government Medical College, said that the department was satisfied after the government began to understand hemophilia as a disease. “The state government has increased our funding for handling […]

No end to hemophilia patients’ miseries in Valley

No end to hemophilia patients’ miseries in Valley

SRINAGAR: Abdul Hamid, a resident of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district carried his 12-year-old son Amir on his back to the hospital soon after disembarking from a vehicle. The father-son duo had arrived to consult doctors on the impairment of his son who barely can stand or walk on his legs. The disease known as hemophilia […]

GMC students protest against apex court suggestion

GMC students protest against apex court suggestion

SRINAGAR: A group of students at Government Medical College held protest on Monday against the Supreme Court’s suggestion to health ministries of all the states to increase the reservation of candidates serving in peripheries in MD entrance exams. “The apex court’s suggestion has not been applied here. It has dangerous consequences. The students of general […]

Sans scribes, visually impaired faced tough time in writing selection exam

Sans scribes, visually impaired faced tough time in writing selection exam

SRINAGAR: Visually impaired candidates faced tough time with the examination conducted by Staff Selection Commission on Sunday. In the admit cards of candidates, their center of examination was mentioned as Rainawari school but on reaching the center, they were told to reach Girls Higher Secondary Saida Kadal. Nazir Ahmed, General Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir […]