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First-ever total face transplant carried out in France

July 8th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 8 (DPA) A French surgeon has carried out the world's first-ever successful transplant of an entire face, the daily Le Parisien reported Thursday. The 12-hour procedure was performed June 26 and ... Read more...

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Darth Vader ‘Dark Side’ Diagnosis: Borderline Personality!

June 9th, 2010 - 3:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
A group of psychiatrists and psychologists from France believe that they have finally discovered exactly what Darth Vader's "Dark Side" is caused by.These doctors claim that they have come to the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Chauffeur behind Princess Di’s death was ‘framed as a drunk driver’

May 20th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 20 (ANI): Author of an explosive new book has called for a fresh inquest into the death of Princess Diana and her lover Dodi Fayed, claiming that the man ... Read more...

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New tool allows precise targeting of radiotherapy for cancer radiation therapy

May 2nd, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new tool allows precise targeting of radiotherapy for cancer radiation therapy.Dr Corina Udrescu, from Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, said: "With this study we show that it is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

ArcelorMittal donates $100,000 to Haiti victims

January 20th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 20 (IANS) The ArcelorMittal Global Foundation, set up by the world's biggest steel company, has announced to donate $100,000 to relief work for the victims of last week's earthquake ... Read more...

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Four doctors visited Israeli soldier held in Gaza Strip: report

December 6th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza/Tel Aviv, Dec 6 (DPA) A team of four French doctors visited the Gaza Strip last week to examine an Israeli soldier held there for three-and-a-half years, ahead of a possible prisoner ... Read more...

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New ovarian transplant technique offers hope to infertile

June 30th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): French doctors have unveiled a new technique for transplanting the ovaries of women who have lost their fertility as a result of cancer treatment.The technique, described by Pascal ... Read more...

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Bayern unhappy with Ribery’s injury

June 29th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Munich, June 29 (DPA) Bayern Munich general manager Uli Hoeness criticized the way Franck Ribery had been treated by France's team doctors following an injury sustained at Euro 2008. "We have been ... Read more...

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France halts medical mission to aid abductee Betancourt

April 9th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA Paris/Bogota, April 9 (DPA) France has cancelled its planned mission to provide medical treatment to French-Colombian citizen Ingrid Betancourt, who is reportedly languishing in poor health after more than six years as ... Read more...

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Di could have survived had French medics not squandered time

November 20th, 2007 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 20 (ANI): A leading British surgeon told the inquest into the death of Princess Diana that she "may have survived" her car crash had French medics not "squandered" crucial minutes ... Read more...

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