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Drinks party with underage guests busted in Pune


August 28th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 28 (IANS) A weekend drinks party allegedly going on at a resort of the relative of a Maharashtra politician was busted here last week and over 750 underage ... Read more...

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Cancer denial killing thousands in Britain


March 7th, 2012 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Thousands of people in Britain are dying "unnecessarily" because they are too scared to mention early symptoms of cancer to their doctor, according to the BBC.A ... Read more...

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How E. coli triggers urinary infections


January 19th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Researchers have unravelled the process by which an E. coli strain triggers urinary tract infections and also induces the bladder to shed cells. A-hemolysin (HlyA), a ... Read more...

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Nick Cannon ‘covers up pregnant Mariah Carey’s breasts on mag cover’


April 15th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): Mariah Carey has again appeared topless in another magazine, showing off her pregnant belly.The 42-year-old singer, who is currently expecting twins, appears on the cover of OK! ... Read more...

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Frogs can ‘pee out foreign objects’


December 8th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): A new study has found that frogs can absorb foreign objects present in their bodies and urinate it out."As far as we know, frogs are the only animals ... Read more...

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New spinal implant to help people exercise paralysed limbs


November 23rd, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): People with paraplegia would now be able to exercise their paralysed leg muscles, thanks to a new type of microchip muscle stimulator implant.For the first time ever, ... Read more...

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Long-term statin ‘unlikely to increase cancer risk’


November 10th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Research has revealed that long-term use of statins is unlikely to substantially increase or decrease overall cancer risk.Eric J. Jacobs, strategic director of pharmacoepidemiology at the American Cancer ... Read more...

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Man survives extraction of iron rod in Dubai


September 2nd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 2 (DPA) An Indian man in Dubai survived a massive surgery to remove a two-metre-long iron rod that penetrated him in an accident, daily newspaper Emirates Today reported Thursday. The iron ... Read more...

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Doctors remove giant malignant tumour weighing 22 kg


August 26th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Surgeons have removed a giant tumour weighing 22 kg from a woman, which had been growing inside her body for 18 months. The huge growth was taken out of ... Read more...

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Ketut Liyer, The Healer Of Eat, Pray, Love Hospitalized In Bali


August 13th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Julia Roberts starrer movie Eat, Pray, Love is set to release on September 24 and just a month before this the elderly man Ketut ... Read more...

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Two-third of women face sexual problems and orgasm is biggest of them all


July 28th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Almost two-thirds of women suffer from sexual dysfunction, according to a study.Dysfunction rose with age in all categories except orgasm, with more than half of women aged from ... Read more...

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‘60 Minutes’ Investigates Growing Body Parts From Human Cells


July 26th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent episode of ‘60 Minutes’ featured a growing area of study in the medical world which makes it possible for human body parts which have been ... Read more...

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Rooney livid over release of controversial biography


June 6th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6(ANI): England striker Wayne Rooney is livid as his controversial biography, called Rooney's Gold, has been released ahead of the Three Lions's World Cup campaign in South Africa.The book, which ... Read more...

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8-yr-old grows new kidneys after old ones fail


May 18th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): An 8-year-old girl demonstrated a miracle to doctors when she grew two new kidneys after her original kidneys failed.Angel Burton was a victim of painful infections and innumerable ... Read more...

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Robot-assisted surgery effective for kidney patients


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Robot-assisted surgery is more advantageous than laparoscopic surgery in repairing kidney blockages that prevent urine from draining normally to the bladder, as it is faster and causes less ... Read more...

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Daisy Lowe undergoes kidney surgery


February 6th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 06 (ANI): Model Daisy Lowe has undergone kidney surgery to correct a mis-shapen tube to her bladder.The socialite has been struggling to walk after the operation at a hospital ... Read more...

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More needles removed from Brazilian tot’s body


December 24th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Doctors have successfully removed 14 sewing needles stuck inside the body of a two-year-old Brazilian boy.The latest surgery at the Ana Nery Hospital saw needles removed from his ... Read more...

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Brazilian boy jabbed with needles recovering


December 21st, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Dec 21 (EFE) The two-year-old Brazilian boy who had dozens of needles inserted into his body in a suspected black magic ritual has begun to eat normally and breathe without aid, ... Read more...

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Brazilian boy jabbed with needles needs another operation


December 20th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Dec 20 (EFE) Doctors treating a Brazilian boy whose body was jabbed with dozens of sewing needles say he will have to be operated again, after they were able to take ... Read more...

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Safe drinking water for Bihar villages soon


December 15th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 15 (IANS) There is good news for hundreds of arsenic- and fluoride-affected villages in Bihar as they will be provided with safe drinking water soon, official sources said Tuesday. Arsenic, ... Read more...

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Charlie Davis Grievously Injured In Car Accident


October 15th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Arlington, Va, Oct. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Star football player Charlie Davies, who belongs to the U.S. Men's national team, has been seriously injured in an accident that is said to ... Read more...

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US forward Davies doubtful for World Cup, injured in crash


October 14th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (DPA) United States forward Charlie Davies is doubtful for the 2010 World Cup after suffering fractures and a ruptured bladder in a car accident Tuesday. Davies was hospitalised and underwent ... Read more...

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Peer counselling for spinal injury patients a must: experts


October 9th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) With the World Mental Health Day to be observed Saturday, the Indian Spinal Injuries Centre organised a five-day workshop to discuss the formation of guidelines for peer ... Read more...

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Findings on how bladder cells detect bacteria may help prevent urinary tract infections


August 21st, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 21 (ANI): Researchers at Duke University Medical Center may be close to devising a new way to stop or prevent the urinary tract infections (UTIs), for they have discovered how ... Read more...

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Half of drinkers “unaware of sleep problems”: UK study


August 20th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): A new British government poll has revealed that most people do not know that drinking too much of liquor affects a good night's sleep.In a government-funded survey, ... Read more...

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Precursors of sperm cell can convert into other cell types


July 29th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (IANS) Researchers have found a way to directly convert spermatogonial stem cells, precursors of sperm cells, into tissues of the prostate, skin and uterus. Their approach may prove to ... Read more...

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Mermaid Girl: Shiloh The Enthusiast


June 22nd, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by GD
This picture might seem very unusual to you, but it is a real picture of an 8 year old girl, Shiloh Pepin who was born with fused legs. Miraculously, she has ... Read more...

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Depeche Mode’s O2 gig derailed due to tumour scare


May 29th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): British electronic music pioneers, Depeche Mode, have cancelled their homecoming gig at the O2 after announcing that its lead singer, Dave Gahan, was recovering from an emergency cancer ... Read more...

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Depeche Mode singer Dave Gahan has cancer surgery


May 28th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Depeche Mode singer Dave Gahan has undergone surgery to remove a cancerous tumor in his bladder, just two weeks after collapsing in a dressing room in Athens and being rushed to ... Read more...

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Some relief for Bihar’s arsenic hit villages


May 23rd, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Patna, May 23 (IANS) High levels of arsenic in the groundwater pose the threat of cancer to people in many Bihar villages, but the state government has finally moved to bring safe ... Read more...

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Why some drinkers, smokers die young and others dont


January 19th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Two newly identified genes hold the key to why some people who indulge in smoking and boozing die young, while others continue into old age.While smoking and ... Read more...

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Meet the teen dicephalus twins who beat all medical odds to live


January 12th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 12 (ANI): Brit teens Abigail and Brittany Hensel have managed to beat all medical odds to strike a point that twins can share a body and lead a happy ... Read more...

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Cats are fibbers and dogs too polite, says animal communicator


January 3rd, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, January 3 (ANI): A 70-year-old American animal communicator insists that animals do talk, and that horses are his favourite because they are straight talkers. Bill Northern, who has been visiting New ... Read more...

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Cranberries can help prevent urinary tract infections


November 25th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Cranberries can help prevent urinary tract infections (UTIs).Cranberries are useful in preventing these infections because the fruits high acid content can help inhibit bacterial growth along ... Read more...

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Neurotransmitter defect behind autoimmune disease uncovered


October 7th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 7 (ANI): Researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, say that they have uncovered a neurotransmitter defect that may trigger Devic''s disease, a potentially blinding neurological disorder that ... Read more...

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