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Rabies Vaccine

Article written by : Dr. Sinchan Bhattacharyya Chief Executive – Medical Admin Peerless Hospital I still remember the story about a dog and his master, about which I had heard from my mother during early childhood. The

Tetanus toxoid vaccine

Article written by : Dr. Sinchan Bhattacharyya Chief Executive – Medical Admin Peerless Hospital I heard a story about a ghostly incident which had occurred in a village where my great grandmother lived. The story goes –

Varicella or chicken pox vaccine

Article written by : Dr. Sinchan Bhattacharyya Chief Executive – Medical Admin Peerless Hospital Airborne pathogenic organisms are seen to cause mild to severe infections since time immemorial. At present, we know about many airborne diseases which

Pneumococcal vaccine

Article written by : Dr. Sinchan Bhattacharyya Chief Executive – Medical Admin Peerless Hospital Microorganisms are said to be the first form of life on the face of the earth. The possible existence of unseen microbial life

Story of Immunization – The First Vaccine

Article written by : Dr. Sinchan Bhattacharyya Chief Executive – Medical Admin Peerless Hospital History – Smallpox and its devastation occurred way back in the 18th century in Europe. It had affected all levels of the society

BACK PAIN – IS IT A KIDNEY STONE?

Article written by: Dr Neil Utpal Maitra Consultant Urologist Peerless Hospital and B. K. Roy Research Centre Kidney stones are a very common problem. We all know at least one person suffering from this amongst our relatives and

OSTEOPOROSIS AND BONE HEALTH – CAUSES AND PRECAUTIONS

Article written by : Dr Sudipto Mukherjee DNB (Ortho) New Delhi Consultant Orthopaedics & Traumatologist Peerless Hospital Why is bone health important? Our bones are continuously changing — new bone is made and old bone is broken

TRAUMA CARE AND THE NEED OF “THE GOLDEN HOUR”

Article written by : Dr Somnath De MS Clinical Director, Dept of Orthopaedics and Traumatology Peerless Hospital An emergency medical facility even a few years ago in the country, trauma care has come a long way in

HEALTH WORKER SAFETY : A PRIORITY FOR PATIENT SAFETY

Article written by : Dr. Subhrojyoti Bhowmick MD (Pharmacology), FISQua (UK) Clinical Director, Academics, Research & Quality Our Commitment towards a Patient safe Hospital on this World Patient safety day 2020 Patient safety is a discipline that emphasizes safety in hospitals through

DENTAL & ORAL HEALTH

Article written by : Dr. Bishnupada Samanta BDS (WBUHS) Consultant Dental Surgeon ( General Dentistry ) What is Oral Health? Dental & Oral Health is defined as a state of being free from mouth and facial pain,