.....posts from 'Health Care'


Amrita Santvanam: a project to train home nurses

(29 Sep '11)

27 Sep 2011, Amritapuri Amrita Santvanam, a project to train 10,000 women to be home nurses where MAM will provide the six-month training through Amrita network of medical institutions. Aside from training, room-and-board as well as a stipend will be provided to each trainee. Inaugurating the program during Amma’s 58th Birthday celebration, His Excellency K.Sankaranarayanan, […]

Category : Health Care

IAM meditation lowers stress hormones

(9 Feb '11)

1 February 2011 , Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi IAM—Integrated Amrita Meditation Technique lowers stress hormones, according to a study recently published in the 2011 volume of the international journal Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine (eCAM), published by the Hindawi Publishing Corporation. The five-year study, titled “The Effect of Meditation on Psycho-Physiological Variables,” examines […]

Category : Health Care | Meditation Classes

Amrita Kripa Sagar – Recognition comes knocking

(22 Dec '10)

December 01 was a red letter day in the short history of Amrita Kripa Sagar. Within seven years, what started as a hospice for HIV positive and AIDS patients, came to be recognized as “the best community care centre in Kerala, for the year 2010.” The award, by Kerala State AIDS Control Society (KSACS) consists […]

Category : Health Care

Minimally invasive cardiac surgery at AIMS from January

(10 Nov '10)

Kochi, 10 Nov 2010 Minimally invasive method, the most modern technique in cardiac surgery will become fully operational at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences by January next Year. Minimally invasive cardiac surgery has a lot of advantages over conventional heart surgeries. While conventional surgery demands a twenty centi meter long incision cutting the sternum, minimally […]

Category : Health Care

AIMS showcased in Kuwait

(13 Oct '10)

9-10 October 2010, Kuwait Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), one of the leading health care institutions in India, showcased various facilities in the field of health services with their active participation at the 1st International Conference and Fair for distinctive hospitals took place in Kuwait last week end. Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences is […]

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Amrita clinic in Sivakasi

(10 Sep '10)

29 Aug 2010, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu Amrita Clinic, a free medical dispensary was started functioning at the Anbu Illam premises in Sivakasi. Sri KKSR Ramachandran, Minister of Tamil Nadu, inaugurated the clinic in the presence of Swami Ramakrishnananda Puri. A lot of local villagers will be benefited from clinic.

Category : Health Care

Telemedicine to Andamans

(1 Jul '10)

March 25th 2009 marked the beginning of the telemedicine connectivity between Amrita health care center at Shadipur Port Blair, Andamans and Amrita Institute of Medical Science, Kochi. Thousands of people were benefited with this initiative. Live tele consultation with Amrita Health Care, Andaman. Dcotors from AIMS in the inset Dr Chithra, Dept of Psychiatry Dr […]

Category : Telemedicine
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