These pharmacies in Goa are open 24 hours a day

Pharmacies open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 24x7

You never know when a medical emergency can hit. It could be something minor like a cut or bruise, or it could be something major that requires immediate hospitalization. A few days ago, we did an article about how the government has made available a health insurance scheme that provides Rs. 2.5 lakh worth of […]

DDSSY is a Government insurance scheme that costs just Rs. 250 a year

Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana or DDSSY at Healthway Hospital

Medical emergencies can strike at any time. This is the reason why we often take out health insurance policies so that when the time comes, we do not find ourselves in a financial crunch. There are a number of different companies offering health insurance with a variety of features and benefits, covering various medical conditions […]

Help young Ana Raisa da Costa get better from her illness


They say charity begins at home and now, more than ever, that statement holds completely true. 29 year old Ana Raisa da Costa needs your help. A Margao girl all her life, she is now battling a multitude of serious medical complications which are ruining her chances of living a quality life. We would, therefore, […]

Two Women, A Health Minister and One Very Unhealthy Affair

Health Minister

The Goa police department had booked a 70-year-old woman Maria D’Cruz and her 40-year-old daughter Auta Godinho for allegedly insulting the Indian national flag and attempting to kick a police official attached to the Goa Health Minister on Sunday morning. The two women according to the FIR had allegedly abused Vishwajeet Rane in Margao when […]

20 Private Hospitals enrolled under Deen Dayal Scheme

Deen Dayal

Goa Government has enrolled 20 private hospitals under the Deen Dayal Swasth Seva Yojna (DDSSY). The Health Secretary, Sudhir Mahajan stated that more private hospitals are in the process of getting a government nod. This is for the benefit of the people of the State. Under this scheme, an Insurance cover of  Rs. 2,50,000 is fixed […]