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Awake brain surgery cures Kolkata girl’s tumor


June 19th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) Awake Craniotomy, a rare surgery performed by keeping the patient awake, has cured 18-year old Moubani Karmakar here of her brain tumor.Awake Craniotomy is performed in ... Read more...

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Falak still critical, may undergo another brain surgery


February 19th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Battling for survival at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for a month, two-year-old battered baby Falak is likely undergo another life-saving brain ... Read more...

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Baby Falak critical, police continue search for parents (Second Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Left by a teenage girl at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, battered two-year-old Falak Tuesday continued her fight for survival even ... Read more...

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Baby Falak critical, next 48 hours till Thursday crucial (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Battling for life at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, battered baby Falak continues to be in a critical condition, doctors say. ... Read more...

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‘Baby Falak’s chances of survival less than 50 percent’


January 31st, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Battered two-year-old baby Falak, who was admitted to AIIMS with multiple injuries two weeks ago, continues to be critical with a doctor at the hospital ... Read more...

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Baby Falak critical, police claim leads to finding parents (Roundup)


January 30th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Even as the Delhi Police Monday claimed to have found some leads to the parents of two-year-old Falak, the child continued to battle for life ... Read more...

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Baby Falak undergoes brain surgery, still critical (Second Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Battling for life at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), two-year-old battered and abandoned baby Falak underwent brain surgery to remove fluids even ... Read more...

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Baby Falak critical, may undergo another brain surgery (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Two-year-old abandoned and battered baby Falak, who continues to be critical, was put on the ventilator as she developed complications, a doctor said Monday, adding ... Read more...

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Baby Falak critical, may undergo another brain surgery


January 30th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Two-year-old abandoned and battered baby Falak continues to be critical, a doctor said Monday, adding that she has developed respiratory problems and may have to ... Read more...

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Farmer’s wife treated for rare brain disease


August 9th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The wintry morning of Dec 18, 2010, was just another day for Omwati Singh, a farmer's wife in Haryana's Ballabhgarh, when the 42-year-old woke up ... Read more...

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Indian-origin woman’s killer down with cancer


July 13th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) An alleged killer of Indian-origin woman Anni Dewani, who was murdered during her honeymoon in South Africa, is on his death bed with brain cancer, a ... Read more...

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Tibetan encyclopedia shows ‘brain surgery was practiced 2900 years ago’


April 24th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 24 (ANI): A specialist on Tibetan culture and literature has claimed that doctors started practicing brain surgery at least 2,900 years ago.Karma Trinley made the claim after four decades ... Read more...

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Buy tickets to watch brain surgeon operate


January 28th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 28 (IANS) A prominent brain surgeon in Australia has startled the medical fraternity by auctioning tickets to let people watch him perform surgeries in the operation theatre. Apalled by such ... Read more...

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Brain surgery overcomes incurable case of depression


January 25th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) A nurse engaged in a long battle with depression has become the world's first person to benefit from neurosurgery. Sheila Cook, 62, suffered for more than a ... Read more...

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Brain Fluid Drained Via Catheter, Gabrielle Giffords Needs Time Before Heading For Rehab


January 24th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center Hospital in Houston has been able to bring the critical situation of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords a bit under control. However, she ... Read more...

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Shot congresswoman Giffords taken off ventilator in Arizona


January 16th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan 16 (ANI): US Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, who was in critical condition after being shot in Tucson, has reportedly been taken off a ventilator.Giffords, an Arizona Democrat, and ... Read more...

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Ronald Reagan suffered from Alzheimer’s while still in White House: Son


January 15th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Former US President Ronald Reagan's son has claimed in his new book that his father suffered from Alzheimer's disease while he was still in the White House.Reagan's youngest ... Read more...

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Arizona Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords Responding To Commands, Doctors Say


January 10th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, a shooting rampage at a meeting in supermarket in Arizona claimed the lives of 6 people and nearly 17 were injured. U. S. ... Read more...

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Set of proteins linked to over 130 brain diseases discovered


December 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Scientists at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and Edinburgh University have studied human brain samples to isolate a set of proteins that account for over 130 brain diseases.The ... Read more...

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Attack On Prince Charles Intensely Condemned By The Authorities


December 11th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police in London have denied that the break down in the radio communication has resulted in the violent student attack on Prince Charles and Camilla, ... Read more...

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Brain hyperactivity ‘responsible for involuntary flashbacks’


October 28th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): Researchers from Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the University of Minnesota have revealed that increased circuit activity in the right side of the brain causes involuntary flashbacks ... Read more...

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Scarless brain surgery safe and effective option for treating patients


September 26th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 26 (ANI): Surgeons have suggested that transorbital neuroendoscopic surgery (TONES) is a safe and effective option for treating a variety of advanced brain diseases and traumatic injuries.Surgeons at the University ... Read more...

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Oz couple spends $25K to save family cat


September 10th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 10 (ANI): An Australian couple has spent 25,000 dollars -to save their family cat.Charmion Phillips and her partner drew on their house deposit savings, cancelled plans for an overseas holiday ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doc’s ‘chewing gum’ cure to save kids across world


September 9th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 09 (ANI): A new brain surgery technique, which has been invented by an Indian-origin doctor to save the life of a seriously ill newborn baby, is set to be used ... Read more...

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Scalpel and skull discovery in Turkey offers clues to Bronze Age brain surgery


September 1st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 1 (ANI): Discovery of a scalpels and skulls at an early Bronze Age settlement called Ikiztepe in Turkey, has indicated that people at the time performed brain surgeries.Onder Bilgi director ... Read more...

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Of Pooja Bose, Tantrums, And Brain Surgery


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Uff! Pooja Bose throwing tantrums. The girl simply never agrees to such stories. That's almost become a cliché now. We too were not keen on carrying ... Read more...

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Conscious sedation for brain surgery reduces cost


June 20th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) The recovery time and cost of brain tumour surgery might be reduced if surgery is performed while patients are awake during part of the procedure, says a study. ... Read more...

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Conscious sedation for brain surgery may shorten hospital stay


June 19th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the recovery time and cost of brain-tumor surgery might both be reduced if surgery is performed while patients are awake during part ... Read more...

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Cockroach’s brain fires out walking commands


May 7th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Researchers have, for the first time, found that cockroach's brain fires out commands to walk and run-a feat that has paved way for better rescue robots.A team led ... Read more...

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Apple iPad Finds Way For The Disabled


April 19th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Wisconsin, Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wisconsin University Professor Greg Vanderheiden has come up with a benevolent concept in which Apple's I pad shall find its use to help the disabled ... Read more...

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Elton, Russell team up for new album


March 6th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) Veteran singer Elton John is set to record a new album with southern rocker Leon Russell and hit maker T-Bone Burnett. In a post on his website, longtime Elton ... Read more...

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After impressive test drive, Schumacher undergoes secret neck tests


February 2nd, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 2 (ANI): After his impressive test drive on Monday, Michael Schumacher underwent secret tests on his neck, fuelling fears that it could affect his F1 comeback.The seven-time champ returned ... Read more...

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Censors scares ‘Bhoot’


January 15th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
When desi firebrand Rakhi Sawant collaborated with India's mad-max music import from Canada Ishq Bector, the duo had hardly realized the trouble they'd fall into.Their album titled "Jhagde' has been in ... Read more...

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Indian surgeons, Australian aid give Iraqi boy new life


December 22nd, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Undertaking a rare and complicated brain surgery, doctors at the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in Delhi have saved the life of a 14-year-old Iraqi student. The expensive surgery ... Read more...

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Physician’s bedside skills trump medical technology


December 21st, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Sometimes a simple bedside exam performed by a skilled physician is superior to a high-tech CT scan, says a new study. Researchers found that physicians' bedside examinations did a ... Read more...

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