Tag Archives: Medical

Can we help Master Deepan?

This very sad case stands in front of us thanks to Shanthi Chandola. Can we put our heads together to come forward and help this little child and the young family? You may know of some foundations or NGOs that help people with such rare conditions.       Shanti writes as below Ilayaraja is about […]


Graphite from Graphite India in your lungs

Pollution by Graphite India ========== Graphite India, present in Whitefield, processes graphite daily in huge quantities which releases a large amount of fine graphite soot into the atmosphere. This is fine enough for it to not be very visible, yet is breathed by, not just the Graphite India employees, but, all the daily commuters, residents […]

Immadahalli Gas Blast

On Wednesday April 2, 2014 at approximately 10 pm, loud blasts rattled windows far across Whitefield. Turns out its Gas Cylinders had burst. There were victims. Police kicked into gear and rushed them to where protocol requires them to take burn victims – the Government’s Victoria Hospital. As is openly known, this is not necessarily […]

CPR Session. Free

CPR session by Paula McLean (advanced life support instructor and qualified nurse from the UK with 25 years experience in teaching CPR) is conducting a free 1.5 hour class this sunday March 9th (8-9.30 am). Only 6 spots left and available on first cum first served basis.


What to do in an Emergency

CPR Training Session conducted at Renaissance Jagriti Club House on 23Feb2014 Duration of the course: 3+  hours (10:15 AM – 1:30 PM) Trainer: Dr.Nithya from Nightingales Lifesaving Services Number of Attendees: 24   Cardio Pulmonary Resurrection is a procedure to be administered on any person who is lying unconscious and who does not have a pulse. This […]

In an emergency

Emergency Care: CPR Course

36 people are confirmed. Room for 5 more. India has the dubious distinction of being known as the coronary and diabetes capital of the world. In fact heart disease is the No.1 killer in the 25-69 age group in urban and rural India. We recently heard of a very tragic death due to improper care […]