Vol.1, issue.1, 16th February 2013

Swine Flu is back but no panic (Dr K K Aggarwal)

  • Swine flu presents with fever of more than 1000 F with cough or sore throat in the absence of any other main cause.
  • The diagnosis is confirmed with a lab test using rRT/PCR technique.
  • Mild or uncomplicated flu or Swine Flu is characterized by fever, cough, sore throat, nasal discharge, muscle pain, headache, chills, malaise and sometimes diarrhea and vomiting. In mild cases, there is no shortness of breath.
  • Progressive swine flu is characterized by above symptoms along with chest pain, increased respiratory rate, decreased oxygen in the blood, labored breathing in children, low blood pressure, confusion, altered mental status, severe dehydration and exacerbation of underlying asthma, renal failure, diabetes, heart failure, angina or COPD…     More...
Spiritual Blog

Saraswati Vandana (Dr KK Aggarwal)

Saraswati = one who gives the essence (sara) of the true self (swa)

Sanskrit Mantra

Yaa Kundendu tushaara haaradhavalaa, Yaa shubhravastraavritha|
Yaa veenavara dandamanditakara, Yaa shwetha padmaasana||
Yaa brahmaachyutha shankara prabhritibhir Devaisadaa Vanditha|
Saa Maam Paatu Saraswatee Bhagavatee Nihshesha jaadyaapahaa||     More...

Wellness Update

You can smoke 10 Years of your Life Expectancy

Two studies on smoking and mortality published this week in the New England Journal of Medicine have shown that quitting smoking helped to reduce the risk of death associated with smoking……………….     More...

eMedi Humour

Dumb and dumber

Friend 1: Is it true that your wife talks to herself when she is alone?
Friend 2: I don’t know. I wasn’t with her when she was alone.    

Ask Dr KK

I am having flu like symptoms with nausea and pain in abdomen. Is it swine fly?
A: Human flu will not have nausea, diarrhea or pain in abdomen    More...

HCFI Activities

a) Last One Week

3rd Feb Sunday

a. Lectures by Dr Rohit Aggarwal (Joint update) at Moolchand Medcity. The lectures are available on www.emeditube.com for patients, doctors and society.

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Sarcoidosis update

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Management of Acute Gout

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Inflammatory Spondyloarthritis

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Inflammatory polyarthritis

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Biologics update

Dr Rohit Aggarwal on Update on Gout

Dr Nidhi Aggarwal (hematology update) at Moolchand Medcity. The lectures are available on www.emeditube.com for patients, doctors and society.

Dr Nidhi Aggarwal on Division of Pathology

b. Dr. KK Aggarwal attended annual South Delhi IMA convention at Hotel Eros, Nehru Place

4th Feb, Monday

Dr KK Attended marriage functions at Mr M K Doogar. Dr. Madhu Handa, Mr. Lalit Nahta (HCFI Executive members)

5th Feb, Tuesday

a. HCFI Executive Meeting: Weekly meeting of HCFI staff was held on Tuesday 12th Feb’12 at its E 219 Greater Kailash Part I office. Chairing the meeting Dr KK Aggarwal President, reviewed the last week’s activities of the foundation.

In the meeting, following was decided:
a. HCFI would launch a weekly e-newsletter “eheartcarenewsletter” that would be emailed to all its members and well wishers to provide updates about the charitable work that HCFI is doing. Staff member wise responsibilities assigned

b. Meeting with Chaitanya Mahaprabhu regarding organizing a TV show on 24th February, 2013.

c. Visit to Birla Mandir to finalise the dates for the conference

6th Feb, Wednesday

At IMA, Dr. KK Aggarwal participated in a group discussion on Generic Drug Versus Generic Name of Drug Versus Patented Drugs.    More...

7th Feb Thursday

a. CPR CAMP at Mt Abu School Sector 5 Rohini, 1498 trained

b. Dr. K K Aggarwal was live on Delhi Aaj Tak at 4pm on Swine Flu.

9th Feb, Saturday

a. Dr. K K Aggarwal was the Chief Guest at 28 book release function organized by Manjuli Prakashan at Pragati Maidan as part of New Delhi World Book Fair.    More...

b. Dr. K K Aggarwal participated at 6.30 pm in a play Kabir organized at Teen Murti Auditorium by Shekhar Sain.

c. Live at Azad News on Swine Flu

10th February, 2013, Sunday

a. Dr. K K Aggarwal live on Zee UP 7am on Mauni Amavasya

b. Dr. K K Aggarwal live on P7 12 noon on Swine Flu

c. Dr K K at Moolchand DMA election, awareness on CPR.

11th February, 2013

A mega CPR10 Hand on Training camp was held Gita Rattan Jindal Public School, Sector – 7, Rohini, New Delhi on Monday, 11th February, 2013 in which 1194 Students were trained. With this the total number of people trained has risen to 29209    More...

14th February, 2013, Thursday

Dr. KK Aggarwal attended the IMA New Delhi Branch executive meeting held at DMA Hall Darya Ganj

15th February, Friday 2013

Dr. KK Aggarwal was live on Zee UP on Basant Panchami and health.

Dr. KK Aggarwal attended a press conference organized by Indian Medical Association on the subject Health Budget. Total TV, CNEB and CNN News covered the interviews.

Dr. KK Aggarwal was invited as a part of inaugural function of Open House Consultation of Accessibility to Quality Medicines in the Supply Chain organized at India Habitat Centre by the Partnership for Safe Medicines India.

16th February, Saturday, 2013

Dr. KK Aggarwal chief guest for an annual function of Ryan International School at Gurgaon.  More...

Dr KK Aggarwal gives updates on Swine Flu for Delhi Aaj Tak

Dr KK Aggarwal at 92.7 FM phono on Swine Flu

b) Forthcoming Events
CPR 10 events

  1. On 17th Feb.2013: Free Health Checkup camp in Defence Enclave Vikas marg, Delhi: HCFI will be organizing jointly with Delhi Morning walkers association the camp likely to be attended by more than 3000 members of general public will comprise of Free Hands on training on Hands Only CPR10 Mantra, free cardiac checkup, (free counseling by top cardiologists of city like Dr KK Aggarwal, Dr Sujoy Shad, Dr Sandeep Singh, Dr Mobin Mohd, etc.,ECG, BMI, BP checkups ),Free Eye checkup with free cataract surgeries for 100 patients by Lions Club,free ENT checkup by Dr Chanchal Pal, Free ayuervedic consultation by Dr Shashi Bala both from ,consultation on emergency medical services by Dr Archna Virmani, Free pediatric checkups by Dr Anjali Mathur etc.

    Forthcoming activities of the month

    24th Feb, Saturday:

    Recording for Sadhna TV with Swai Chetanya Prabhu

    Major forthcoming events
  2. Padma Awardee meeting on 27th February at constitution club
  3. Conference on prayer and healing with Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan on 22nd march
  4. CPR Utsav from 31st march to 7th April
  5. CPR Utsav at SKV School, Yamuna Vihar on 6th April.
  6. A mega multi specialty check up camp at Birla Mandir on 19th April
  7. Dil Ka Darbar on 29th September at Talkatora Stadium
  8. 20th perfect health mela from 23rd Oct to 27th Oct at Constitution Club of India
  9. 20th perfect health mela from 18th Oct to 22nd Oct at different locations
HCFI in the Media

9th Feb, Saturday

Participated in Delhi Literature Function by INCGI

10th February, 2013, Sunday

a. Dr. KK Aggarwal live on Zee UP 7am on Mauni Amavasya

Press Media

Web Media

Lady Reading Medical College 31st Jan 2013

CPR 10 learning camp


Electronic Media

The swine flu update. 9th Feb









Pregnancy has 10% mortality in dengue 10th Feb








Gasping does not mean person is dead 11TH Feb link







If long term pain killer are required shift to herbal preparations 12TH Feb link










Good news for heart patients on Valentine’s Day 13TH Feb link









A medical health checkup camp in East Delhi 14TH Feb link









DD India Take care holistically


Press Media

Heading Page No Date Link
Gurbvati Mahila ke Liye H1N1 Flue ka Tika Surkshit   11/2/2013 http://tinyurl.com/budg6hu
Gurbvati Mahila ke Liye H1N1 Flue ka Tika Surkshit: Dr Aggarwal   11/2/2013 http://tinyurl.com/ckhhvo2
Gurbvati Mahila ke Liye H1N1 Flue ka Tika Surkshit   11/2/2013 http://tinyurl.com/coz8dvh
Dard Nivarak Dava ka Overdose Khatrnaak   12/2/2013 http://tinyurl.com/bpt4r4n
Dil ke Marij Bhi Mana Sakte hai Valentine Day   13-2-13 http://tinyurl.com/cq9ox4g
Gurbvati Mahila ke Liye H1N1 Flue ka Tika Surkshit   13-2-13 http://tinyurl.com/bsdn592
Swasthaya Jaanch shiver 17 ko   14-2-13 http://tinyurl.com/cjehsfz
Medical Health Checkup Camp ka Aayojan Ravivaar ko   14-2-13 http://tinyurl.com/ckzmbdr
Date Rap se Bachkar Rahe   14-2-13 http://tinyurl.com/cwcr72v
Coffee Piye or Paakirsan Bimari se Bache   15-2-13  
Purvi Delhi me free Health Checkup Camp ka Hoga Aayojan   15-2-13  
5 MM se Kam Stone me Upchaar ki Zarurat Nahi 7 16-2-13  


MediaNews for 8th to 13th February 2013

HCFI Executive Meeting minutes

a. HCFI Executive Meeting: Weekly meeting of HCFI staff was held on Tuesday 12th Feb’12 at its E 219 Greater Kailash Part I office. Chairing the meeting Dr KK Aggarwal President, reviewed the last week’s activities of the foundation.

In the meeting, following was decided:
HCFI would launch a weekly e-newsletter “eheartcarenewsletter” that would be emailed to all its members and well wishers to provide updates about the charitable work that HCFI is doing. Staff member wise responsibilities assigned

The meeting was attended by the following members Dr U Kakroo, Mr Pranay, Mb Adib, Ms Tanuja, Mr Sanjeev, Mr Deepak, Mr Dheeraj and Ms Sapna and was chaired by Padma Shri & Dr. BC Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal, President.

  1. It was decided to hold the following camps: 17th February, 2013, Sunday at Bal Mandir Sr. Sec. School, East Delhi; 18th March, 2013 at Birla Mandir
  2. CPR camps – The following CPR camps are being planned: 6th April, 2013 – CPR Utsav
  3. It was decided to bring out the Heart Care Foundation of India Newsletter on weekly basis. Duties were assigned to the members present.
  4. Everybody was apprised about the health of Dr. Sadhvi Sadhna Ji Maharaj, Chairperson, World Fellowship of Religions and it was decided that Dr. Prachi will be deputed to see her everyday. Dr. KK Aggarwal will also provide every assistance to her illness.
  5. It decided that every month, the press clippings will be put on the website.
  6. Emeditube a website was launched with videos
  7. Emedipic, a website which will be of pictures of events organized by HCFI
Awards and Laurels to HCFI
  1. Dr. KK Aggarwal presided over 28 book release function at Pragati Maidan organized by Manjuli Prakashan on 9th February, 2013
  2. Dr. KK Aggarwal was guest of honour at Ryan International School
  3. Dr K K Aggarwal was invited as inaugural guest……..
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