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Maharashtra governor’s wake-up call to tackle ‘lifestyle diseases’

Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor C V Rao on Saturday asked the Indian pharmaceutical industry to develop drugs for lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular ailments and tuberculosis, among others.

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23 organs harvested in a day at Chennai hospital

Chennai (IANS): In a rare operation, the Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals has harvested 23 different organs from five brain-dead donors to give a new lease of life to 23 needy patients, an official said on Wednesday.

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GE Healthcare launches India designed and developed CT system

Bangalore: GE Healthcare on Wednesday announced the launch of Revolution ACTs, the first computed tomography system designed, developed and manufactured by the company in India.

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Apollo Hospitals net income grows by 13% at Rs 79 crore for 1Q 2013-14

Chennai: Apollo Hospitals has reported a growth of 13.02 per cent in its net income at Rs 78.94 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2013, as compared to Rs 69.74 crore recorded for the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal year.

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Apollo Hospitals’ consolidated net profit grows by 38% at Rs 304.35 crore for 2012-13

Chennai: Apollo Hospitals Enterprise has reported a growth of 38.7 per cent in its consolidated net profit at Rs 304.35 crore for the year ended March 31, 2013, as compared to Rs 219.35 crore recorded for the previous fiscal. Consolidated revenues increased by 19.7 per cent at Rs 3,768.71 crore in 2012-13, as against Rs 3,147.53 crore posted for the year ended March 31, 2012.

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Apollo Hospitals net income grows by 49% at Rs 83 crore for 2Q 2012-13

Chennai: Apollo Hospitals has reported a growth of 49.28 per cent in its net income at Rs 83.24 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2012, as compared to Rs 55.76 crore recorded for the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal year.

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Apollo Hospitals to set up 30 telemedicine units in Africa

New Delhi: The Apollo Hospitals group will set up 30 telemedicine units in Africa under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) it has signed with AfroIndia Medical Services, the hospital group said on Thursday.

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Indian-American doctor offers healthcare solutions for India

Washington: A leading Indian American doctor has proposed four major projects to transform India’s health care system with US expertise, but laments that New Delhi’s response appears at best to be lukewarm.

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Apollo Hospitals net income grows by 36% at Rs 70 crore for 1Q 2012-13

Chennai: Apollo Hospitals has reported a growth of 36.02 per cent in its net income at Rs 69.74 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2012, as compared to Rs 51.27 crore recorded for the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal year.

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India should collaborate more with US in healthcare: Dr Prathap Reddy

Washington: A leading Indian health expert has suggested greater collaboration between the US and India to meet the healthcare challenge with new tools to transform its delivery, such as through information technology.

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