Resident doctors studying in state-run medical colleges will have to undergo mandatory health check-ups every six months. The move comes after a rise in the incidence of resident doctors contracting infectious diseases like TB, Dengue and Malaria. There are 3,500 resident doctors across Maharashtra...Sunday, 2 March 2014 - 8:00am
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Abandonment of newborn girls is a disturbing trend, but in Ulhasnagar, the scenario was reversed. A five-hour-old newborn boy was found stuffed in a plastic bag at a nullah in Avatal Chowk, Ulhasnagar, on Thursday. Hearing cries, no passer-by dared to touch the suspicious object. However, two boys...Sunday, 23 February 2014 - 8:30am
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Pune-based Sonali Gaikwad, 24, has visited Mumbai more than 30 times in the last year and a half to raise money for the treatment of her four-year-old son Shritesh, who suffers from bilateral hearing loss. According to doctors, Shritesh needs cochlear implants which cost around Rs 5.5 lakh. The...Saturday, 22 February 2014 - 7:07am
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