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Fatal brain disease spreads in Britain

March 30th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Nearly 40 people in Britain are at risk of developing a fatal brain disease through infected medical instruments, a media report said.CJD or Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is ... Read more...

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Smoking in cars is like ‘putting children in smoke-filled bars’

January 20th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Drivers are being urged not to smoke in cars following a study that found it's much like putting children in a smoke-filled bar.The study has prompted NHS Greater ... Read more...

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NHS Staff Wrap Patient’s Hand In TESCO Bag

October 19th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A burn injury victim was treated at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff after accidentally spilling lighter fluid on it. The unbelievable part was ... Read more...

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Snakes targeting golfers in Sweden

July 19th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Vipers are targeting Swedish golfers when they go into the rough grass or bushes to track their balls, according to local reports.Soaring temperatures have brought the venomous ... Read more...

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Dentists Win Injunctions, Irish Dental Association Calls It A Benevolent Decision

June 17th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dublin, June 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dentists James Turner and Martin Reid have successfully secured injunctions from the High court that would prevent Health Service Executive from making any changes to ... Read more...

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Ryan Adams Of Massachusetts Faces Animal Cruelty Charges

October 24th, 2009 - 10:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New Bedford, Mass., Oct.24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ryan Adams a 28 year old man living in Massachusetts had to face animal cruelty charges when the authorities had found two cats' ... Read more...

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Woman gets prostate diagnosis in blood test mix-up

September 13th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Sep 13 (DPA) New Zealand woman Chris Price, 63, was told she had a problem with her prostate - a gland that only men have - after a routine blood test ... Read more...

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Queensland hospital chief says `Dr. Death appeared to be a “missionary”

February 10th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Feb.10 (ANI): Dr. Kees Nydam, who was the administrator at Queenslands Bundaberg Hospital when controversial Indian-born surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel was hired, has said that the latter appeared to ... Read more...

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