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SLCPI calls for a proactive approach for treating cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and promoting cardiovascular health in Sri Lanka

Given the rising global prevalence of cardiovascular diseases – which is responsible for one-third of deaths worldwide and a staggering 40% of deaths in Sri Lanka – The Sri Lanka Chamber of the Pharmaceutical Industries (SLCPI) called for urgent proactive stakeholder...
Posted On 17 Dec 2017
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Metropolis Healthcare celebrates 12 glorious years in Sri Lanka

Playing a key role in transforming the diagnostic industry in the Island of Sri Lanka Metropolis Healthcare Ltd, aglobal chain of pathology labs and diagnostic centres, celebrates 12 successful years in Sri Lanka. To mark this accomplishment, Metropolis Healthcare announced that...
Posted On 15 Dec 2017
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Nethralokana Sathkara: Reminiscing Vision Care’s Silver Jubilee that Opened Eyes and Impacted Lives

If you’ve been through Town Hall, you may have noticed a large, modern building emblazoned with ‘Vision Care’, almost opposite the old Eye Hospital. One of Sri Lanka’s largest optical retailers, Vision Care has been in business for 25 years, and celebrated their silver jubilee...
Posted On 08 Dec 2017
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LAUGFS Health and Wellness Opens First Standalone MEDZ Pharmacy Outlet in Bandaragama

Another Step in the Strategic Drive to Become an Impactful Player in the Healthcare Sector Taking a yet another strategic step in its vision to become a multi-faceted force in the country’s healthcare sector, LAUGFS Health and Wellness, a subsidiary of LAUGFS Holdings, recently...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017
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Asiri Hospitals launches dedicated Diabetes Centre with comprehensive patient care

With one in five Sri Lankans afflicted with diabetes and the numbers rapidly rising, the disease has now reached epidemic proportions in the country. The Diabetes Association of Sri Lanka (DASL), states that more and more young people are being affected, making it imperative that...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017
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Hemas Hospitals Thalawathugoda hosts awareness programme to celebrate World Diabetes Day

Sri Lanka’s premium healthcare partner Hemas Hospitals Thalawathugoda conducted a special awareness campaign in lieu of the World Diabetes day which fell on November 14. The programme which spanned from 10-17th November served to raise awareness about diabetes which is currently...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017
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Healthy Life Clinic in partnership with WCICSL host “Women and Diabetes – Our Right to a Healthy Future’

Coinciding with the World Diabetes Day of which the theme this year was ‘Woman and Diabetes’, Healthy Life Clinic together with the Women’s Chamber of Industry and Commerce organized a special awareness workshop last week with the participation of over 150 participants and...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017
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VLCC Assists the Fight against Central Obesity

VLCC Wellness founded by Vandana Luthra in 1989 is a wellness services center operating on a large scale across eleven countries and over three hundred locations all over the globe. VLCC offers a wide range of services specializing in scientific weight management solutions, skin...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017
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5-Day Epihack Sri Lanka Event Enters Final Day: New Solutions Developed

The first-ever Epihack Sri Lanka was conducted in Cinnamon Lakeside hotel. Epihack Sri Lanka was organised by Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, in collaboration with Colombo Municipal Council (CMC), University of Colombo Computer Society (UCSC), and the Computer...
Posted On 15 Nov 2017
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Pharma Chamber and Regulator collaborate to make strides

Special workshop with the objective of achieving a common goal of improving standards of Pharmaceutical Regulatory framework in Sri Lanka In an endeavor to better collaboration with the regulatory framework, shaping high-level public private partnerships (PPP) and arriving at...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Sampath Sanhinda Saver Rewards Senior Citizens With Over Rs.100 Million in Medical Benefits

Launches Sampath Sanhinda Medical Benefit Card to Simplify Access to Benefits In line with its commitment to caring for its customers and adding greater value to their lives, Sampath Bank announced that is distributing over Rs.100 million in medical benefits to Sampath Sanhinda...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017
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Durdans Hospital Encourages Screening for Breast Cancer

The cancer incidence reports suggest that of all cancer types, Sri Lankan females are most susceptible to breast cancer. The probability of development occurs in 1 for every 9 females in Sri Lanka. However, this does not mean that it is a disease affecting only women. Out of the...
Posted On 21 Oct 2017