5 Mindfulness Techniques for Physicians to Try
Being in the field of medicine, it’s normal if your mind is often pulled in several directions. Thoughts on which patients you’ve already seen, who are on your schedule for the day, the mountain of admin tasks that could be looming over you, and much more. But what if you took a pause – a deep breath to bring you to the present moment? Our list of 5 mindfulness techniques can help you ground yourself. Everyone has time to take a small mindful moment to regroup mentally. And doing so can be vital for your mental health. It’s not to stop […]
PEDIATRICIAN USES RARE TECHNIQUE TO GIVE PATIENT A GOOD LIFE
Some children are handicapped due to congenital defects at birth. One such genetic and the hereditary defect is Esophageal Atresia (EA), which affects one in 10,000 individuals. The esophagus is the food pipe connecting the mouth to the stomach. Esophagus Atresia is when parts of the esophagus are missing. This rare condition prevents a person from eating. It also makes a patient vulnerable to pneumonia, since saliva gets into the lungs. A doctor from Lucknow’s King George Medical University, helped his six-year-old patient win the battle against this condition. SAVING A CHILD Dr. SN Kureel, a pediatric surgeon and Professor […]
Heart in its right place!
On December 2017, Doctor couple Umesh and Ashwini Sawarkar met with a devastating tragedy. A car accident in their hometown Amravati resulted in the loss of their three-month-old daughter Meera. Soon after the accident, Meera was admitted in Central India’s Children Hospital and Research Institute but Umesh realized that there was no hope left. After understanding that their baby would eventually succumb to her injuries he consulted his wife Ashwini, who had also suffered a pelvic fracture from the accident. They mutually decided that organ donation was the way forward. Since laws regarding infant organ donation are very ambiguous, the […]