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Meghalaya to complete cancer awareness, detection by March 2013

July 12th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): The entire population of Meghalaya will be covered by a cancer awarness and detection drive through India's first fully equipped mobile cancer detection unit by March 2013.The ... Read more...

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Jack Kevorkian Does Not Regret Helping People Die

June 15th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Jack Kevorkian, made famous, by his candid confessions to assisted killing or euthanasia stated that he had absolutely no regrets on that ... Read more...

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Indian government’s efforts to safeguard yoga from fake patents

June 8th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 8 (ANI): To protect India's rich heritage of medicinal and medical philosophy and practice, a government body has started filming hundreds of yoga poses in an attempt to provide evidence ... Read more...

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Exposure to violent crime may exacerbate asthma in kids

May 1st, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Living in a high-crime neighborhood may worsen children's asthma, says a new study.The study has been presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, British ... Read more...

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FBI searches Indian-American doctor’s weight-loss clinics

January 23rd, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 23 (IANS) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents executed search warrants at five Illinois clinics associated with an Indian American weight-loss specialist, Dr. Gautum Gupta, including one in Chicago and ... Read more...

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Couples desperate for kids taking advantage of relaxed Indian surrogacy laws

December 23rd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): Couples in the West, who are desperate to have children, are reportedly turning to India where surrogacy laws are more relaxed to fulfill their objectives.According to Sky News, ... Read more...

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Ultrasound conducted on a tigress in ‘Van Vihar National Park’ to save her life

October 31st, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Oct 31(ANI): In a first of its kind incident in India, a team of veterinary doctors performed an ultrasound on an ailing tigress in Bhopal's Van Vihar National Park.The test detected ... Read more...

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South Asian Canadians ‘failing to get the message about power of exercise’

October 26th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 26 (ANI): A new research has shown that the importance of exercise to prevent heart disease and its complications is proving to be a tough sell in Canada's South Asian ... Read more...

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CNN presents hour-long special documentary, Addiction - Life on the Edge

April 9th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Airdates: Indian Standard Time Sunday April 19 at 0730hrs and 2330hrs IST Dr. Sanjay Gupta follows the lives of four addicts who have been through rehab as they try to maintain their tenuous hold ... Read more...

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta Pulls Out of Race for Surgeon General

March 6th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by GD
Dr. Sanjay Gupta, practicing neurosurgeon and CNN's chief medical correspondent has pulled out from being considered for Surgeon General, making way for several other candidates to come up in the race. ... Read more...

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Sanjay Gupta pulls out of US Surgeon General race

March 6th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): President Barack Obamas most favoured pick for Surgeon General, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, has withdrawn from being considered for the post.Dr. Gupta, CNNs chief medical correspondent and a ... Read more...

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Punjab emerging as a promising destination in eye care

February 4th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil SharmaChandigarh Feb.4 (ANI): Availability of top quality medical facilities and existence of a good infrastructure in Punjab is fast making this State a perfect destination for medical tourism.The ... Read more...

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Indian origin doctor offered surgeon general post by Obama

January 7th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): President-elect Barack Obama has offered the job of surgeon general to Indian origin doctor Sanjay Gupta, a neurosurgeon and correspondent for CNN and CBS, sources have said. ... Read more...

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Obama picks Sanjay Gupta as US surgeon general

January 7th, 2009 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS) President-elect Barack Obama has offered the job of surgeon general of the United States to Dr. Sanjay Gupta, an Indian American neurosurgeon and health affairs correspondent for CNN ... Read more...

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India racing to record details of Ayurveda

November 23rd, 2007 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.23 (ANI Indian authorities have been collating information about hundreds of thousands of plants, cures, foods and even yoga poses to create a vast digital database of traditional knowledge dating back ... Read more...

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