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Thursday, Jun 20, 2019
Tanbir Dhaliwal

Tanbir Dhaliwal


Tanbir Dhaliwal is a correspondent at Chandigarh. She covers health and business.

articles by Tanbir Dhaliwal (357 results)
Feb 15, 2019 23:32
Suraj, from Jharkhand, was suffering from end stage liver disease when the transplant was done on January 24 this year . read more
Jan 26, 2019 19:11
Dr Arunanshu Behera, nodal officer, liver transplant, PGIMER and his team conducted the surgery on Suraj, who was at a critical stage of liver failure when admitted there in August last year. read more
Dec 25, 2018 09:26
Poison pills: Expectant mothers desperate for sons are willingly consuming deadly cocktails of herbs given by quacks promising to change the sex of the foetus read more
Oct 23, 2018 13:11
A doctor at the Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) Wellness Centre has been accused of mistreating patients. Four written complaints have been received against Dr Singla’s behaviour. read more
Oct 22, 2018 13:14
Experts say administration must develop advanced facility to cater to both categories of patients. read more
Oct 22, 2018 13:01
Poor infrastructure with lack of space for the elderly to sit, shortage of doctors, their alleged rude behaviour and no system to ensure that all registered patients are examined and given medicines the same day are some of the issues ailing the wellness... read more
Oct 19, 2018 11:34
A study showed that music therapy reduced pain and anxiety of the burn patients while undergoing dressing. read more
Oct 18, 2018 11:40
Chandigarh has the highest incidence of breast cancer in India, reason enough for its women to adopt a healthy lifestyle and undergo mammography. read more
Oct 14, 2018 15:03
The tragedy is, some deaths could have been avoided as multiple referrals and delay in initiation of treatment by 45 minutes caused complications in cases. read more
Oct 11, 2018 10:47
Dr Shikha, a psychiatrist, says, “In the last two years, we have rehabilitated 28 people who recovered from severe mental illness. But there is no initiative by the administration.” read more
Oct 10, 2018 10:40
On World Mental Health Day, mental health care providers point to the urgent need to address that fact that the onset age of depression and mental health disorders is coming down. read more
Oct 05, 2018 13:05
PGIMER director Dr Jagat Ram says that in the first phase, token system will be implemented and in the second phase kiosks will be set up. read more
Oct 04, 2018 10:39
Celiac disease, an immune reaction to eating gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, is one of the commonest ailments seen in children reporting to paediatric gastroenterology division. read more
Sep 28, 2018 10:59
What worries doctors is that majority of women seeking abortion reach late and there are complications. read more
Sep 21, 2018 15:30
The decision comes after considering the rise in cases of children suffering from mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety and intellectual disabilities. read more