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39 year old accident victim saves 6 lives, donates liver, kidneys, lungs, heart valves and corneas

Source: Belle Vision | Date: 23 - 02 - 2019

Thirty-nine-year-old Raju, who was declared brain dead post a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to 6 people, through organ donation. Raju, a farmer by profession, was brought to Sparsh Super Specialty Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, here on February 18, at 6:50am, after sustaining severe head and leg injuries post a head-on collision in a two-wheeler road accident on the night of February 17 at 10:30pm.

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ಜಠರ ಜಗದ ದರ್ಶನಕ್ಕೆ ಕ್ಯಾಪ್ಸೂಲ್‌ ಕ್ಯಾಮ್

Source: Prajavani | Date: 06 - 02 - 2019

ರಾಕೆಟ್‌ನ ಮುಕುಟದಲ್ಲಿ ಕ್ಯಾಮೆರಾ ಇಟ್ಟು ಬಾಹ್ಯಾಕಾಶದ ನಿಗೂಢತೆಯ ಚಿತ್ರಗಳ ಸೆರೆ ಹಿಡಿಯಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ. ಸಮುದ್ರದ ಆಳಕ್ಕೆ ಕ್ಯಾಮೆರಾ ಒಯ್ದು ಅದರ ಒಡಲ ವಿಶ್ವವನ್ನು ತೆರೆದಿಡಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ. ಡ್ರೋನ್‌ ಮೂಲಕ ಕಾಮ್ಯೆರಾ ಕಸರತ್ತು ಈಗ ಮಾಮೂಲಿ ವಿಚಾರ ಬಿಡಿ!

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ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯ: ಇಬ್ಬರ ಅಂಗದಾನ 12 ಜನರ ಬಾಳಿಗೆ ಹೊಸ ಬೆಳಕು!

Source: Kannada Prabha | Date: 23 - 02 - 2019

ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ಗಂಭೀರವಾಗಿ ಗಾಯಗೊಂಡು ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಇಬ್ಬರ ಅಂಗದಾನದಿಂದಾಗಿ 12 ಜನರ ಬಾಳಿಗೆ ಹೊಸ ಬೆಳಕು ಮೂಡಿದೆ.

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SPARSH Super Speciality Hospital Becomes 1st Hospital To Be Licensed For Hand Transplant In Karnataka

Source: Franchise India Bureau | Date: 18 - 03 - 2019

SPARSH Super Speciality Hospital, Bengaluru's leading hospital chain, has become the first hospital in Karnataka to be licensed to conduct hand transplant surgeries.

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SPARSH Super Speciality Hospital bags license to conduct Hand Transplant

Source: Medical Dialogues | Date: 19 - 03 - 2019

SPARSH has established a special facility to perform cadaveric transplantation of hand and upper limb focused towards upper limb amputees. Many people lose their upper limbs for various reasons including accident, this has a deep physical and psychological impact on the individual and society. This hampers their day to day activities and means of living. Hand Transplantation restores functions sensation proprioception voluntary motor control making the person whole and complete.

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SPARSH Super Specialty Hospital Becomes The First Hospital To Be Licensed For Hand Transplant

Source: Chennai Patrika | Date: 18 - 03 - 2019

SPARSH Super Speciality Hospital, Bengaluru's leading hospital chain, has become the first hospital in Karnataka to be licensed to conduct hand transplant surgeries.

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Why Do Eye Drops Make My Eyes Sting?

Source: Swaddle | Date: 26 - 02 - 2019

I have yet to find eye drops that do not make my eyes sting.

I'm not talking about medicated eye drops — just run-of-the-mill anti-redness and anti-itching eye drops. After one more instance of squinting in momentarily increased agony, before relief set in, I decided to look into this. Why would a product designed to ease irritation cause more of it?

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Bengaluru doctors conduct first simultaneous double lung transplant and CABG surgery

Source: Biospectrum | Date: 25 - 02 - 2019

Doctors at BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital, Bengaluru conduct state’s first simultaneous double lung transplant and coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG). In the past most people with coronary heart disease (heart blocks) weren’t considered candidates for a lung Transplantation.

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Sparsh Hospital has acquired capability to conduct complex Hand transplant surgery

Source: UNI India | Date: 05 - 02 - 2019

The Sparsh Hospital, one of the leading hospital chains in Karnataka, is all set to get permission from the State Government to conduct hand transplant surgeries, after equipping with the state-of-the-art facilities and man-power, Sparsh Group of Hospitals Chairman Dr Sharan Patil said here today.

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Bengaluru's noted 'Orthority', SPARSH Hospital, transforms to Super-Specialty Hospital

Source: City Today News | Date: 05 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru’s leading hospital thus far known for orthopaedic specialty, announced that it will be expanding its services across specialities transforming to a Super-Specialty Hospital, effective 10 Feb 2019 The Hepatology, HPB Surgery, Liver Transplant, Cardiac Sciences, NeuroSciences, Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Diabetes / Endocrinology, Nephrology, Urology & Pulmonology.

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Bengaluru's noted 'Orthority', SPARSH Hospital, transforms to Super-Specialty Hospital

Source: Express News Hunt | Date: 05 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru’s leading hospital thus far known for orthopaedic specialty, announced that it will be expanding its services across specialities, transforming to a Super-Specialty Hospital, effective 10 Feb 2019.

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Brain dead farmer saves six lives

Source: The Times of India | Date: 22 - 02 - 2019

A 39-year-old man, who was declared brain dead after a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to at least six people, through cadaver organ donation.

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Brain-dead man breathes life into six people

Source: The New Indian Express | Date: 23 - 02 - 2019

Thirty-nine-year-old Raju who was declared brain dead, after he met with a road accident, has given a new lease of life to six people who were in need of organs. Raju, who was a native of Nagamangala taluk in Mandya district, met with a two-wheeler road accident on February 17, 2019, and was admitted at a local hospital. From there he was brought to SPARSH Super Speciality hospital located at Yeshwanthpur, on February 18, 2019, where he was admitted in the ICU.

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Brain dead farmer saves six lives

Source: NYOOOZ | Date: 22 - 02 - 2019

A 39-year-old man, who was declared brain dead after a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to at least six people, through cadaver organ donation.Ravi (name changed), a farmer by profession, was brought to Sparsh Super Specialty Hospital in Yeshwanthpur on February 18 at 6.50am after he sustained severe head and leg injuries.

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Brain Dead Farmer Donates Kidney to 12 Year Old Girl

Source: Bangalore News Network | Date: 22 - 02 - 2019

39-year old Raju, who was declared brain dead post a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to 6 people, through organ donation. Raju, a farmer by profession, was brought to SPARSH Super Specialty Hospital, Yeshwanthpur on February 18, 2019 6:50 a.m, after sustaining severe head and leg injuries post a head-on collision in a two-wheeler road accident on the night of February 17 at 10:30 p.m. Raju, who lives with his wife and two children in Thattahalli village, Nagamangala, Mandya district was initially admitted to a local hospital but was then referred to SPARSH Super Specialty Hospital, where he was admitted to the ICU, where the Neurosurgery team declared him brain dead, post evaluation.

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Brain dead farmer saves six lives

Source: Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar | Date: 22 - 02 - 2019

A 39-year-old man, who was declared brain dead after a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to at least six people, through cadaver organ donation.

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Rare double surgery saves Jordanian’s life in Bengaluru hospital

Source: The Hindu | Date: 23 - 02 - 2019

A 39-year-old man, who was declared brain dead after a fatal accident, has given a new lease of life to at least six people, through cadaver organ donation.

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Sparsh Hospitals rare feat at PRCI Annual awards Jaipur

Source: The Pharma Times | Date: 21 - 02 - 2019

Dr Sharan Patil led SPARSH hospitals Bengaluru went to win two awards at the annual PRCI awards which was held at Jaipur last weekend at the Manipal University Campus Jaipur.

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Sparsh Hospitals rare fear at PRCI Annual awards Jaipur

Source: City Air News | Date: 19 - 02 - 2019

Dr Sharan Patil led SPARSH hospitals Bengaluru went to win two awards at the annual PRCI awards which was held at Jaipur last weekend at the Manipal University Campus Jaipur.

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SPARSH Hospitals rare feat at PRCI Annual awards Jaipur

Source: Bangalore News Network | Date: 19 - 02 - 2019

Dr Sharan Patil led SPARSH hospitals Bengaluru went to win two awards at the annual PRCI awards which was held at Jaipur last weekend at the Manipal University Campus Jaipur

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ಜಠರ ಜಗದ ದರ್ಶನಕ್ಕೆ ಕ್ಯಾಪ್ಸೂಲ್‌ ಕ್ಯಾಮ್

Source: United News of India | Date: 6 - 02 - 2019

ರಾಕೆಟ್‌ನ ಮುಕುಟದಲ್ಲಿ ಕ್ಯಾಮೆರಾ ಇಟ್ಟು ಬಾಹ್ಯಾಕಾಶದ ನಿಗೂಢತೆಯ ಚಿತ್ರಗಳ ಸೆರೆ ಹಿಡಿಯಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ. ಸಮುದ್ರದ ಆಳಕ್ಕೆ ಕ್ಯಾಮೆರಾ ಒಯ್ದು ಅದರ ಒಡಲ ವಿಶ್ವವನ್ನು ತೆರೆದಿಡಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ. ಡ್ರೋನ್‌ ಮೂಲಕ ಕಾಮ್ಯೆರಾ ಕಸರತ್ತು ಈಗ ಮಾಮೂಲಿ ವಿಚಾರ ಬಿಡಿ!

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SPARSH Hospital appoints 4 Senior Consultant Doctors as HODs for new Specialities

Source: APN News | Date: 4 - 02 - 2019

Hospital today announced the appointments of Senior Specialist medical practitioners at its Flagship Infantry Road Facility, expanding its core capabilities into the departments of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Liver Transplant & HPB, Cardiac Sciences, and Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery.

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SPARSH HOSPITAL, Infantry Road, Bengaluru, transforms to Super Speciality

Source: City Hub News | Date: 18 - 02 - 2019

The new SPARSH Super Speciality Hospital will include speciality units in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, HPB Surgery, Liver Transplant, Cardiac Sciences, NeuroSciences, Cosmetic .....

BENGALURU’S NOTED ‘ORTHORITY’, SPARSH HOSPITAL, TRANSFORMS TO SUPER-SPECIALTY HOSPITAL

Source: City Hub News | Date: 18 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru’s leading hospital thus far known for orthopaedic specialty, announced that it will be expanding its services across specialities transforming to a Super-Specialty Hospital, effective 10 Feb 2019 The Hepatology, HPB Surgery, Liver Transplant, Cardiac Sciences, NeuroSciences, Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Diabetes / Endocrinology, Nephrology, Urology & Pulmonology.

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SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru's leading hospital

Source: City Hub News | Date: 05 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru’s leading hospital thus far known for orthopaedic specialty, announced that it will be expanding its services across specialities transforming to a Super-Specialty Hospital, effective 10 Feb 2019 The Hepatology, HPB Surgery, Liver Transplant, Cardiac Sciences, NeuroSciences, Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Diabetes / Endocrinology, Nephrology, Urology & Pulmonology.

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SPARSH Hospital appoints 4 senior Consultant Doctors as HODs for new Specialities!!!

Source: CorporateNewsForU | Date: 18 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital today announced the appointments of Senior Specialist medical practitioners at its Flagship Infantry Road Facility, expanding its core capabilities into the departments of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Liver Transplant & HPB, Cardiac Sciences, and Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery.

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Bengaluru's noted 'Orthority', SPARSH Hospital, transforms to Super-Specialty Hospital

Source: Indian Newz | Date: 05 - 02 - 2019

SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru's leading hospital thus far known for orthopaedic specialty, announced that it will be expanding its services across specialities, transforming to a Super-Specialty Hospital, effective 10 Feb 2019.

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Bikers Promote Organ Donaion

Source: News9 | Date: 11 - 11 - 2018

In India approximately 200,000 people need a new kidney every year and 100,000 need a new liver. But unfortunately, only 2 to 3 percent of the demand for new organs is met. Today, More than 80 bikers in the city went on a rally to spread awareness about the importance of organ donation.

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ಈ ಬೈಕ್‌ ಱಲಿ ನಡೆದಿದ್ದು ಯಾಕೆ..? | Bike Rally | Organ Donation awareness | FIRSTNEWS

Source: First News - Kannada | Date: 11 - 11 - 2018

Bikers ride to spread awareness on organ donation

Source: The New Indian Express | Date: 12 - 11 - 2018

More than 100 Harley Davidson bike riders drove on the outskirts of the city on Sunday to create awareness about organ donation. The initiative 'Ride for a Cause' was in association with Harley Davidson and SPARSH Hospitals.

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100 riders ride across Bengaluru to spread awareness on Organ Donation

Source: Bangalore News Network | Date: 11 - 11 - 2018

More than 100 riders on their Harley Davidson, drove across the outskirts of Bengaluru city, creating awareness about the value of organ donation. The theme 'Ride for a Cause' was in association with Harley Davidson and SPARSH Hospitals.

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100 riders spread awareness on Organ Donation

Source: Vartha Mitra | Date: 11 - 11 - 2018

More than 100 riders on Harley Davidson, drove across the outskirts of Bengaluru city, creating awareness about the value of organ donation. The theme 'Ride for a Cause' was in association with Harley Davidson and SPARSH Hospitals.

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ಸಾವಿನಲ್ಲೂ ಸಾರ್ಥಕತೆ: ಪತಿಯ ಅಂಗಾಂಗ ದಾನ ಮಾಡಿದ ಗರ್ಭಿಣಿ

Source: Prajavani | Date: 05 - 11 - 2018

ಬೆಳಿಗ್ಗೆ ಮನೆ ಬಿಟ್ಟ ಪತಿ ಶವವಾಗಿ ಬಂದಿದ್ದಾರೆ, ಹೊಟ್ಟೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಎಂಟು ತಿಂಗಳ ಮಗು..ಇಂತಹ ಸಂದರ್ಭದಲ್ಲೂ ಕಳಕಳಿ ಮೆರೆಯುವುದನ್ನು ಮಾತ್ರ ಮರೆಯಲಿಲ್ಲ.

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ಪತಿಯ ಸಾವಿನಲ್ಲಿಯೂ ಸಾರ್ಥಕತೆ ಮೆರೆದ 8 ತಿಂಗಳ ಗರ್ಭಿಣಿ

Source: Public TV | Date: 05 - 11 - 2018

ಪತಿಯ ಸಾವಿನಲ್ಲಿಯೂ 8 ತಿಂಗಳ ಗರ್ಭಿಣಿಯೊಬ್ಬರು ಸಾರ್ಥಕತೆ ಮೆರೆದಿದ್ದಾರೆ. ಹೌದು, ಮಗುವಿನ ಜನನದ ಕನಸು ಕಂಡವಳಿಗೆ ಗಂಡನ ಸಾವಿನ ಸುದ್ದಿ ಭರಸಿಡಿಲು ಬಡಿದಂತಾಗಿತ್ತು. ಇಂತಹ ಆಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿಯೂ ಪತ್ನಿ ಪತಿಯ ಕಿಡ್ನಿ, ಹೃದಯ ಹಾಗೂ ಕಣ್ಣುಗಳನ್ನು ದಾನ ಮಾಡಿದ್ದಾರೆ.

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ಪತಿಯ ಸಾವಿನಲ್ಲೂ ಸಾರ್ಥಕತೆ ಮೆರೆದ ಗರ್ಭಿಣಿ ಪತಿ : ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ಮೃತಪಟ್ಟ ಪತಿಯ ಅಂಗಾಗ ದಾನ

Source: Daily Hunt | Date: 05 - 11 - 2018

ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ಗಾಯಗೊಂಡ ಪತಿ, ತುರ್ತುನಿಘ ಘಟಕದಲ್ಲಿ ಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆ ಪಡೆಯುತ್ತಿದ್ದವರು. ಬದುಕಿ ಬರುತ್ತಾರೆ ಎಂಬ ನಿರೀಕ್ಷೆ ಕಳೆದ ನಿನ್ನೆ ಹುಸಿಯಾಯಿತು. ಗಂಡನ ಸಾವಿನ ಸುದ್ದಿಗೆ ಎದೆ ಗುಂದಲಿಲ್ಲ, ಧೈರ್ಯ ಮಾಡಿದ ಪತ್ನಿ ಮಾಡಿದ ನಿರ್ಧಾರ ಇಂದು ನಾಲ್ಕೈದು ಜನರಿಗೆ ಮರು ಜೀವ ನೀಡಿದೆ.

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ಪತಿಯ ಸಾವಿನಲ್ಲೂ ಸಾರ್ಥಕತೆ ಮೆರೆದ ಗರ್ಭಿಣಿ ಪತಿ : ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ಮೃತಪಟ್ಟ ಪತಿಯ ಅಂಗಾಗ ದಾನ

Source: Kannada News Now | Date: 05 - 11 - 2018

ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ಗಾಯಗೊಂಡ ಪತಿ, ತುರ್ತುನಿಘ  ಘಟಕದಲ್ಲಿ ಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆ ಪಡೆಯುತ್ತಿದ್ದವರು. ಬದುಕಿ ಬರುತ್ತಾರೆ ಎಂಬ ನಿರೀಕ್ಷೆ ಕಳೆದ ನಿನ್ನೆ ಹುಸಿಯಾಯಿತು. ಗಂಡನ ಸಾವಿನ ಸುದ್ದಿಗೆ ಎದೆ ಗುಂದಲಿಲ್ಲ, ಧೈರ್ಯ ಮಾಡಿದ ಪತ್ನಿ ಮಾಡಿದ ನಿರ್ಧಾರ ಇಂದು ನಾಲ್ಕೈದು ಜನರಿಗೆ ಮರು ಜೀವ ನೀಡಿದೆ.

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SPARSH HOSPITALS in the honour of the Breast Cancer Awareness month organised a Session

Source: Bangalore News Network | Date: 13 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH HOSPITALS in the honour of the Breast Cancer Awareness month organised a Session

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SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur Hosts a Breast Cancer Support Group Meeting in Bengaluru

Source: Silicon Village | Date: 13 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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Myself First: SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: Webnews Wire | Date: 04- 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: APN News | Date: 15 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: For Press Release | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: Mena FN | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: BIBLEO NEWS NETWORK | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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The SPARSH hospital organizes a meeting of a support group for breast cancer

Source: Tech2 | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH hospital recently organized a meeting of a support group for breast cancer in honor of the month of awareness of breast cancer. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences fighting this life-threatening disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, conducting annual exams and making changes in lifestyle to prevent breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: NewsLive | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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SPARSH Hospital hosts a breast cancer support group meeting

Source: Kanka News | Date: 14 - 10 - 2018

SPARSH Hospital recently hosted a breast cancer support group meeting in the honour of breast cancer awareness month. The insightful event saw the presence of a handful of breast cancer survivors who shared their experiences of battling this potentially deadly disease. The session also shed light on the importance of spreading awareness, going for annual checkups, and making lifestyle changes in preventing breast cancer.

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Diabetes catching them young

Source: Bangalore Mirror | Date: 04- 10 - 2018

It not just older people who are falling prey to diabetes. Recently, the Health Ministry declared that the first phase of the Registry of People with Diabetes in India has enrolled 5,546 patients with youth-onset diabetes.

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Liver Matters

Source: Bindu Gopalrao | Date: 05- 09 - 2018

The main function of the liver is to filter the blood from the digestive tract, before passing it to the rest of the body. The liver also detoxifies chemicals and metabolizes drugs. In this process, the liver secretes bile that ends up in the intestines.

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Children with arthritis fail to get timely treatment

Source: Deccan Chronicle | Date: 03 - 09 - 2018

While people of all age groups are vulnerable to arthritis, there is a common misconception that it cannot affect children and this often leads to delayed diagnosis and other health complications like joint deformities.

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SPARSH Hospital Announces Guru-Namana Program for 100 Teachers Suffering Arthritis Across Karnataka

Source: Silicon India | Date: 10 - 08 - 2018

SPARSH Foundation, a charitable wing of SPARSH Hospital, today announced the Guru-Namana Program for retired teachers suffering from crippling arthritis on the occasion of Teachers Day celebrated on September 5. Under the program, Joint Replacement Surgeries will be performed completely free of cost by a highly-skilled team of doctors. All the infrastructure and logistics including operation theatres, wards, etc. will be offered free of cost by SPARSH Hospital.

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Popular diets that are doing more harm than good

Source: Silicon India | Date: July 2018 Edition

With social media becoming an integral part of our lives, the young generation has become quite conscious about their body image. In-stead of focusing on physical fitness, they are obsessed with achieving a perfect type of body by any means. I have seen many people who just start following a diet plan after reading about it on the internet, without proper medical advice.

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SPARSH Hospital announced 8th Year GURU NAMANA Program to thank Teachers on the occassion of TEACHERS DAY

Source: Bangalore News Network | Date: 10 - 08 - 2018

Joint Replacement Surgeries will be performed completely free of cost by highly skilled team of doctors

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SPARSH Hospital announces 8th year in succession ….

Source: The City Hub News | Date: 10 - 08 - 2018

SPARSH Foundation, a charitable wing of SPARSH Hospital, today announced the Guru-Namana Program for retired teachers suffering from crippling arthritis on the occasion of Teachers Day celebrated on September 5th. Under the program, Joint Replacement Surgeries will be performed completely free of cost by a highly-skilled team of doctors. All the infrastructure and logistics including operation theatres, wards, etc. will be offered free of cost by SPARSH Hospital.

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Free joint replacement surgeries for retired teachers

Source: The Hindu | Date: 10 - 08 - 2018

To mark Teachers’ Day on September 5, SPARSH Foundation, a charitable wing of SPARSH Hospital, will conduct 100 joint replacement surgeries, free of cost, for retired teachers suffering from crippling arthritis. These surgeries will be taken up under the foundation’s annual ‘Guru Namana’ programme. The beneficiaries will also get the required post-operative care free of cost.

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100 teachers to be treated with free knee joint replacement surgery

Source: Varta Mitra | Date: 09 - 08 - 2018

SPARSH Foundation, a charitable wing of SPARSH Hospital, today announced the Guru-Namana Program for retired teachers suffering from crippling arthritis on the occasion of Teachers Day celebrated on September 5th. Under the program, Joint Replacement Surgeries will be performed completely free of cost by a highly-skilled team of doctors. All the infrastructure and logistics including operation theatres, wards, etc. will be offered free of cost by SPARSH Hospital.

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೧೦೦ ನಿವೃತ್ತ ಶಿಕ್ಷಕರಿಗೆ ಉಚಿತ ಮಂಡಿ ಶಸ್ತ್ರಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆ ನಡೆಸಲಿದ್ದಾರೆ

Source: Varta Mitra | Date: 09 - 08 - 2018

ಸ್ಪರ್ಷ ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆಯ ಚಾರಿಟಿ ಅಂಗವಾಗಿರುವ “ಸ್ಪರ್ಷ ಫೌಂಡೇಷನ್”, ಸೆಪ್ಟೆಂಬರ್ 5ರಂದು ಶಿಕ್ಷಕರ ದಿನಾಚರಣೆ ಅಂಗವಾಗಿ ದುರ್ಬಲ ಸಂಧಿವಾತದಿಂದ ಬಳಲುತ್ತಿರುವ ನಿವೃತ್ತ ಶಿಕ್ಷಕರಿಗೆ “ಗುರು ನಮನ” ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮ ಆಯೋಜಿಸಿದೆ. ಈ ಕುರಿತು ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆ ಇಂದು ಘೋಷಿಸಿದೆ. ಈ ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮದಡಿ ನಿವೃತ್ತ ಶಿಕ್ಷಕರಿಗೆ ನುರಿತ ತಜ್ಞರು ಸಂಪೂರ್ಣ ಉಚಿತ ಮಂಡಿ ಶಸ್ತ್ರಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆ ನಡೆಸಲಿದ್ದಾರೆ. ಇದಕ್ಕೆ ಅಗತ್ಯವಾದ ವಾರ್ಡ್‍ಗಳು, ಆಪರೇಷನ್ ಥಿಯೇಟರ್ ಸೇರಿದಂತೆ ಎಲ್ಲ ಅಗತ್ಯ ಸೌಕರ್ಯ, ಅಗತ್ಯ ಸಾಮಾಗ್ರಿಗಳನ್ನು ಸ್ಪರ್ಷ ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆ ಉಚಿತವಾಗಿ ಒದಗಿಸಲಿದೆ.

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Early onset of puberty worries Bengaluru doctors

Source: Bangalore Mirror | Date: 02 - 08 - 2018

The city's girls are getting robbed of their childhood. Puberty hits them by Class 5 or 6 now. Parents are concerned, as are gynaecologists. While the normal age for puberty among girls is 10-14 years, among boys it is 12-16 years.

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ಮೂವರಿಗೆ ಬೆಳಕಾಗಿ ಮರೆಯಾದ ಯುವಕ

Source: Vijay Karnataka Online | Date: 31 - 07 - 2018

ಹಿರೀಸಾವೆ: ಅಪಘಾತದಲ್ಲಿ ತೀವ್ರ ಗಾಯಗೊಂಡು ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಪುತ್ರನ ಅಂಗಾಂಗವನ್ನು ದಾನ ಮಾಡುವ ಮೂಲಕ ಹಿರೀಸಾವೆ ಹೋಬಳಿ ಬ್ಯಾಡರಹಳ್ಳಿ ಗ್ರಾಮದ ಕೆಂಪೇಗೌಡ ಹೃದಯ ಶ್ರೀಮಂತಿಕೆ ಮೆರೆದಿದ್ದಾರೆ.

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Uncle takes brave decision to donate organs; father pleads for more help

Source: APN News | Date: 31 - 07 - 2018

BENGALURU: 27-year-old Vijay Kumar met with a brutal accident during the early hours of 26th July, around 1 A.M in the morning. It was a hit and run case by a car driver, who is still absconding. The incident occurred near Hirisave district of Hassan.

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Uncle takes brave decision to donate organs; father pleads for more help

Source: Web Newswire | Date: 31 - 07 - 2018

BENGALURU: 27-year-old Vijay Kumar met with a brutal accident during the early hours of 26th July, around 1 A.M in the morning. It was a hit and run case by a car driver, who is still absconding. The incident occurred near Hirisave district of Hassan.

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World Hepatitis Day 2018: Things you should know

Source: The Pharma Times | Date: 26 - 07 - 2018

New Delhi, July 26, 2018: Just like every year, World Hepatitis Day will be marked on July 28th to raise awareness about the disease Hepatitis and its causes, prevention, diagnosis and treatment. According to WHO, 325 million people across the globe are affected by Hepatitis B and C. In fact, 60% cases of liver cancer are caused by late diagnosis and treatment of Hepatitis B and C. This is why the theme of World Hepatitis Day 2018 is “Test. Treat. Hepatitis.”

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Green corridor between Mysuru, Bengaluru brings new lease of life for six

Source: The New Indian Express | Date: 30 - 07 - 2018

BENGALURU/MYSURU: The state’s traffic police on Sunday managed to pull off another green corridor between Mysuru and Bengaluru in less than a month and this time took 2 hours and 5 minutes to traverse 170 km between the JSS Hospital in Mysuru and the MS Ramaiah Hospital in the city. The donor, 44-year old Puttegowda of Bannur in T Narasipura, was admitted on July 27 after a fall at a construction site and was declared brain dead.

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Why wetting one’s pants not a laughing matter?

Source: E-HealthDate: 30 - 07 - 2018

34-year-old Shraddha (name changed) was brimming with joy when she became a mother for the first time. She enjoyed the joys of motherhood, until, she began to notice urine leakage after the delivery. Shraddha had developed SUI (stress urinary incontinence).

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Prebiotic power: Diet rich in garlic, onion, apple can keep your gut healthy

Source: Economic Times | Date: 24 - 07 - 2018

Prebiotics are non-digestible dietary fibres that promote growth of beneficial microorganisms in the intestine. Unlike probiotics, prebiotics are nonliving organisms and aid the bacteria — naturally found in the intestines — to flourish,” said Dr Vikramjeet Singh, senior consultant (internal medicine) at Delhi-based Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital.

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BRAIN-DEAD TEENAGER SAVES 5 LIVES THROUGH ORGAN DONATION

Source: National News Analysis | Date: 18 - 07 - 2018

A 13-year-old boy from Kunigal, Karnataka, who was declared brain dead by a team of doctors yesterday, saved the lives of 5 people. The deceased met with an accident while pillion riding on a two-wheeler that lost control. He was immediately rushed to SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, where the boy was declared brain dead upon arrival.

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BRAIN-DEAD TEENAGER SAVES 5 LIVES THROUGH ORGAN DONATION

Source: Internet Samachar | Date: 18 - 07 - 2018

A 13-year-old boy from Kunigal, Karnataka, who was declared brain dead by a team of doctors yesterday, saved the lives of 5 people. The deceased met with an accident while pillion riding on a two-wheeler that lost control. He was immediately rushed to SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, where the boy was declared brain dead upon arrival.

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BRAIN-DEAD TEENAGER SAVES 5 LIVES THROUGH ORGAN DONATION

Source: The Bangalore Times | Date: 18 - 07 - 2018

A 13-year-old boy from Kunigal, Karnataka, who was declared brain dead by a team of doctors yesterday, saved the lives of 5 people. The deceased met with an accident while pillion riding on a two-wheeler that lost control. He was immediately rushed to SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, where the boy was declared brain dead upon arrival.

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Two accident victims' organs save lives

Source: Deccan Herald | Date: 18 - 07 - 2018

The families of two accident victims, who were declared brain-dead, have helped save lives by donating the victims’ organs.

The traffic police created two green corridors to transport the organs of Manjunath, 13, a resident of Kunigal; and Muniraju, 23, from Anekal.

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Lungs transported from Benagluru to Chennai

Source: Cityair News | Date: 30 - 06 - 2018

Manjunath M, a 43-year-old male from Bellary, who died due to Intracerebral Bleeding, saved the lives of 5 critically ill patients. He was admitted to SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, where he was declared dead by a team of doctors later in the day. Following his death, the doctors convinced his family to say yes to organ donation. With the family’s consent, the doctors performed a surgery to harvest some of the donor’s vital organs including his heart, livers, kidneys, lungs, and corneas.

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Lungs transported from Benagluru to Chennai. Cops create green corridor

Source: Cityair News | Date: 20 - 06 - 2018

Manjunath M, a 43-year-old male from Bellary, who died due to Intracerebral Bleeding, saved the lives of 5 critically ill patients. He was admitted to SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, where he was declared dead by a team of doctors later in the day. Following his death, the doctors convinced his family to say yes to organ donation. With the family’s consent, the doctors performed a surgery to harvest some of the donor’s vital organs including his heart, livers, kidneys, lungs, and corneas.

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One man's organs saved five lives

Source: Bangalore Mirror | Date: 01 - 07 - 2018

A 43-year-old man from Ballari, Manjunath M, who breathed his last on Friday at a private city hospital, saved the lives of five critically ill patients. After Manjunath died of intracerebral bleeding, his family agreed to donate his organs which not only saved lives in Bengaluru, but also in Chennai.

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ಐವರಿಗೆ ಅಂಗಾಂಗ ದಾನ

Source: Vijay Karnataka | Date: 30 - 06 - 2018

ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಬಳ್ಳಾರಿ ಮೂಲದ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಿಯೊಬ್ಬರ ಅಂಗಾಂಗಗಳನ್ನು ಐವರಿಗೆ ದಾನ ಮಾಡಲಾಗಿದೆ.

ಬಳ್ಳಾರಿ ಮೂಲದ ಎಂ. ಮಂಜುನಾಥ್‌ (43) ಎಂಬುವರ ಹೃದಯ, ಶ್ವಾಸಕೋಶ, ಮೂತ್ರಕೋಶ, ಕಾರ್ನಿಯಾಗಳನ್ನು ದಾನ ಮಾಡಲಾಗಿದೆ.

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ELISA, best way to test dengue

Source: Bangalore Mirror | Date: 04 - 07 - 2018

What’s the proper test to get dengue tested? That’s the question that is haunting many doctors and patients in the city. Across the country, private diagnostics centres and private hospitals are minting money with unverified tests, but the state health department says ELISA is the best way to have the fever tested, though some doctors prefer the NS1 test.

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Online diet plans have Bengaluru doctors worried

Source: Bangalore Mirror | Date: 07 - 07 - 2018

Fitness enthusiasts are picking up random diets from Internet, which doctors say could lead to adverse results in the long term.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted a fitness video and the whole nation went gaga over it with cricketer Virat Kohli taking up the challenge.

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Green corridor to transport Raichur youth's heart

Source: Deccan Herald Online | Date: 21 - 06 - 2018

The traffic police created a green corridor from Yeshwantpur to Whitefield on Wednesday morning rush hour to facilitate the transport of a heart for transplant.

The heart of a 21-year-old man from Raichur was retrieved after he was declared brain-dead by doctors at the Sparsh Hospital.

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Hypertension In India

Source: Silicon India | Date: 21 - 06 - 2018

Hypertension or more commonly known as high blood pressure is one of the major lifestyle diseases found these days. With growing urbanization and sedentary jobs , the cases of hypertension among Indian patients have gone up alarmingly.

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World Blood Donor Day 2018: Blood connects us All

Source: Health site | Date: 14 - 06 - 2018

World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on 14th June to raise the awareness of the need for blood donation as well to thank blood donors for voluntarily donating blood and saving precious lives.

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'Donating blood won't harm you': Clearing misconceptions

Source: The News Minute | Date: 14 - 06 - 2018

World Blood Donor Day falls on June 14 each year and is celebrated worldwide to commemorate the birthday of Austrian biologist, Karl Landsteiner, who is considered the Father of Transfusion Medicine. It is also a day to thank voluntary blood donors and is also a means to increase awareness about donating blood.

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World Blood Donor Day 2018: 'Blood connects us All' is the theme this year

Source: UniqueCarts | Date: 14 - 06 - 2018

World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on 14th June to raise the awareness of the need for blood donation as well to thank blood donors for voluntarily donating blood and saving precious lives. Despite being a home to more than 1 billion people, thousands of lives are lost each day due to the shortage of blood. When it comes to needy states like Bihar, the situation is much worse. As stated, the primary reason behind this problem is the lack of understanding.

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World Blood Donor Day 2018: ‘Blood connects us All’ is the theme this year

Source: Jan Samaj | Date: 13 - 06 - 2018

World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on 14th June to raise the awareness of the need for blood donation as well to thank blood donors for voluntarily donating blood and saving precious lives. Despite being a home to more than 1 billion people, thousands of lives are lost each day due to the shortage of blood. When it comes to needy states like Bihar, the situation is much worse. As stated, the primary reason behind this problem is the lack of understanding.

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Brain-dead man’s family donates his organs, saves 7 lives

Source: Deccan Herald | Date: 02 - 06 - 2018

When 28-year-old Guruprasad was declared brain-dead, his family of six members was devastated beyond relief. But even in the hour of grief, their decision to donate his organs gave life to seven ailing people.

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A 42-Year-Old Man Saves Lives of 7 People By Donating His Organs

Source: Health Hunt | Date: 25 - 05 - 2018

A 42-year-old man in Bangalore, Chandru, saved the lives of 7 people after his family decided to donate his organ. On 13th May, the hero was travelling in an auto when the auto driver suddenly applied brakes in order to avoid a bus that came in front of him. This caused Chandru to be violently propelled out of the auto. After basic first-aid procedures, the victim was sent to SPARSH hospitals, where he was put on a ventilator and later succumbed to a serious head injury. He was declared brain dead the same evening.

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Heart travels from Bengaluru to Kolkata hospital under four hours for successful transplant

Source: DNA | Date: 22 - 05 - 2018

In a historic moment in the medical field in India, the heart of brain dead patient from Karnataka was successfully transplanted into a patient at a private hospital in Kolkata.

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Four states, one heart transplant

Source: The Telegraph | Date: 22 - 05 - 2018

Anandapur: A heart harvested from a brain-dead road accident victim in Bangalore on Monday morning was transplanted about four hours later in a man from Jharkhand at a hospital in Calcutta by doctors flown in from Chennai.

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Heart travels from Bengaluru to Kolkata within four-hours, for transplant

Source: NewsBytes | Date: 22 - 05 - 2018

In a historic achievement, a heart traveled 1,885 kilometres from Bengaluru to Kolkata under four hours for a successful transplant, saving a life.

The donor, met with an accident in March, and was declared brain dead by doctors at Bengaluru's Sparsh Hospital.

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East India Gets Its First Heart Transplant in Kolkata, Green Corridor for Organ Flown in From Bengaluru

Source: News18 | Date: 22 - 05 - 2018

The heart for Dilchand Singh was harvested from Bengaluru after a 21-year-old man there met with an accident and was declared brain dead by doctors on Saturday. The heart was transported from Bengaluru to the hospital in Kolkata in record time, thanks to the efforts of authorities in multiple states.

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Live organ transported from Bengaluru to Kolkata, first heart transplant conducted in east India

Source: Zee News | Date: 21 - 05 - 2018

In what is claimed to be the first human-to-human heart transplant in eastern India, surgeons in a private hospital in Kolkata on Monday transplanted the heart of a 21-year-old man on a 39-year-old patient.

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5 states, 3 hospitals, 3 teams of doctors give Dilchand a new dil

Source: Times of India

KOLKATA: A race against time involving multiple agencies from five states ended on Monday with Jharkhand native Dilchand Singh getting a new heart in Kolkata, thanks to a Bengaluru family’s decision to donate the organ that belonged to their son, a 21-year-old accident victim. A team of doctors from Chennai and the nodal transplant organization in Delhi completed the five-state operation, lending their support to help conduct Kolkata’s — and eastern India’s — first heart transplant.

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Kolkata on the cusp of first heart transplant

Source: Times of India

KOLKATA: Kolkata and rest of eastern India is set for the first heart transplant with a multi-state initiative that led to the convergence of donor organ from Karnataka and recipient from Jharkhand for the transplant in the city. In addition, two other cities were involved -- Delhi from where the cross state transplant permission was granted and Chennai where the Fortis unit decided to give its Kolkata hospital an opportunity to undertake the first heart transplant.

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ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ದಾನಿಯಿಂದ ಏಳು ಮಂದಿಗೆ ಮರುಜೀವ

Source: Vartha Bharati

ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು, ಮೇ 17: ಯಶವಂತಪುರದಲ್ಲಿರುವ ಸ್ಪರ್ಶ ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದ 42 ವರ್ಷದ ಚಂದ್ರು ಎಂಬ ಮೃತ ದಾನಿಯಿಂದ ಪಡೆದುಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಅಂಗಾಂಗಗಳನ್ನು 7 ಮಂದಿಗೆ ಜೋಡಿಸುವ ಮೂಲಕ ಮರು ಜೀವ ನೀಡಲಾಗಿದೆ.

ಚಂದ್ರು ಅವರ ಲಿವರ್, ಎರಡು ಕಿಡ್ನಿ ಮತ್ತು ಹೃದಯದ ಕವಾಟುಗಳನ್ನು ಪಡೆದುಕೊಂಡು ಏಳು ಮಂದಿಗೆ ಯಶಸ್ವಿಯಾಗಿ ಕಸಿ ಮಾಡಲಾಗಿದೆ. ಕಾರ್ಯನಿಮಿತ್ತ 2018ರ ಮೇ 13ರ ಸಂಜೆ 6 ಗಂಟೆಗೆ ಆಟೋರಿಕ್ಷಾದಲ್ಲಿ ಚಂದ್ರು ಪ್ರಯಾಣಿಸುತ್ತಿದ್ದ ವೇಳೆ, ಹಠಾತ್ತನೆ ಎದುರಿಗೆ ಬಂದ ಬಸ್‌ನಿಂದ ಪಾರಾಗಲು ಆಟೋ ಚಾಲಕ ಹಾಕಿದ ಬ್ರೇಕ್‌ನಿಂದಾಗಿ ಚಂದ್ರು ಆಟೋದಿಂದ ಕೆಳಗೆ ಬಿದ್ದಿದ್ದರು. ಈ ವೇಳೆ ಅವರ ತಲೆಗೆ ತೀವ್ರವಾದ ಪೆಟ್ಟು ಬಿದ್ದಿತ್ತು. ಈ ಅಪಘಾತವು ದೇವನಹಳ್ಳಿ ಬೆಳ್ಳೂರು ಕ್ರಾಸ್ ಬಳಿ ನಡೆದಿದ್ದು, ಪ್ರಾಥಮಿಕ ಚಿಕಿತ್ಸೆಯ ಬಳಿಕ ವೆಂಟಿಲೇಟರ್‌ನಲ್ಲಿ ಚಂದ್ರು ಅವರನ್ನು ಸ್ಪರ್ಶ ಆಸ್ಪತ್ರೆಗೆ ಕರೆತರಲಾಗಿತ್ತು. ರಾತ್ರಿಯ ವೇಳೆಗೆ ಚಂದ್ರು ಅವರ ಮೆದುಳು ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಂಡಿರುವುದಾಗಿ ವೈದ್ಯರು ಘೋಷಿಸಿದ್ದರು.

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Bengaluru: Brain dead man's organs save 7 lives

Source: E health

A 42-year-old man, declared brain dead by a team of doctors at Sparsh hospital Bengaluru, recently saved lives of seven people after donating his organs to them.

Chandru donated his liver, both the kidneys and heart valves to needy patients who were suffering from serious ailments.

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Here's Your Guide To Hypertension, Straight From A Cardiologist

Hypertension, or more commonly known as high blood pressure, is one of the major lifestyle diseases found these days. With growing urbanisation and sedentary jobs, the cases of hypertension among Indian patients have gone up alarmingly. Not only adults, in some case, kids also suffer from hypertension. The scenario in rural areas is even worse due to unawareness about the disease and a lack of proper medical facilities.

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Brain-dead organ donor saves 7 lives

Source: City Air News

SPARSH successfully conducts first liver transplant

Bengaluru, May 16, 2018: A 42-year-old man, named Chandru saved the lives of 7 people after being declared brain dead. He donated his liver, both the kidneys and heart valves to save the lives of 7 needy people.

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Hypertension in India is considered as a challenge despite access to novel drugs, say medical experts

Hypertension in India is considered as a challenge for medical practitioners as it affects all organs of human, thereby leading to morbidity or mortality. Despite new drugs, it is the older molecules which are seen to control the condition better.

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Family donates brain-dead man's organs to save five lives

Source: Deccan Herald

The family of a man, who was declared brain-dead following an accident, donated his vital organs including his heart valves, kidneys and liver to five patients.

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