Guwahati, March 8, 2015: The honorable Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Health & Family Welfare, Government of Assam, Dr. Nazrul Islam, today launched the North East Association for Road Safety (NEARS) at the first North East Road Safety Summit organized in Guwahati by GNRC, the first super-specialty hospital in North East India….

Guwahati, March 4, 2015: Inadequate awareness and attention to health problems of the elderly in Assam has led to a situation where the state lags almost 40 years behind the national average in terms of population of people aged over 60 years! The fact that the elderly need three times as much medical care as…

Guwahati, February 7, 2015: Continuing the saga of pioneering medical practices in North East India, GNRC hospitals has now conducted the first Continuing Medical Education (CME)  on Stem Cell therapy in the region. Non-communicable diseases like diabetes, osteoarthritis, stroke, chronic renal failure, congestive cardiac failure, myocardial infarction, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease…

GNRC Free Heart Surgery Clinic Personalised Care for Better Experience Services available: Free registration. Blood Tests at subsidized rates RBS/Lipid profile. Free check-up by senior cardio vascular specialist. Further investigation/treatment as per individual requirement. For details contact: 098640-20550

20,79,000 people in Assam suffer from significant hearing impairment, says GNRC study. Guwahati, January 13, 2015: Guwahati based multi-speciality hospital group GNRC has earned the distinction of successfully conducting the first Sophono BAHA case in this part of India. A 49-year old lady from Manipur was the beneficiary of this unique achievement. Revealing the information…

To coincide with Road Safety Fortnight, 200 doctors, nurses & paramedics trained to enhance health care delivery system in Trauma & Emergency Medicine. Guwahati, January 10, 2015: Medical emergencies and trauma have assumed epidemic proportions in Assam, leading to thousands of deaths every year. Many of these deaths can potentially be prevented through better management…

1.24 million people worldwide are killed and 50 million people are injured in road accidents every year: World Health Organization Every year 1,40,000 die in road accidents in India: WHO’s global safety report Road traffic injuries are the leading cause of death among young people aged 15-44 years Half of those dying on the roads…

Sonitpur Journalist Union organizes off-campus OPD on 27-28 December at Tezpur Sonitpur, December 22, 2014 – The Sonitpur Journalist Union, in association with GNRC Hospitals honoured three social icons of Sonitpur today, to recognize their contribution to Assamese culture and society. Noted sculptor Mr. Jay Chandra Das, Social worker, sportsman and veteran actor Mr. Atul…

4,29,493 people – 22% of population – suffer heart ailments in district; 80% can be prevented District suffers debilitating burden of strokes, coronary artery disease, hypertension and trauma: GNRC study. 3204 people suffer stroke every year 97,262 persons (approx. 5% of the population) affected by Coronary Artery Disease 3,32,231 persons (approx. 17% of the population)…

State also suffers debilitating burden of strokes, coronary artery disease, hypertension and trauma. 54,890 persons afflicted by stroke every year 16,43,300 persons (approx. 5% of the population) affected by Coronary Artery Disease 56,13,251 persons (approx. 17% of the population) suffers from Hypertension Trauma resulting from road accidents cause of 50.4% deaths in Assam Guwahati, December…