incurable diseases

Debate rages over judges who fall asleep on the job (The Funny Side)

August 24th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
A dramatic controversy is raging in the corridors of international justice. We all know judges have to be present at trials. But do they have to be paying attention? Do they ... Read more...

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Embryo stem cell therapy brings hope to those with incurable diseases

June 10th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Simran Kaur, 42, was suffering from cerebellar ataxias, a rare genetic disorder, which left her wheelchair bound, incontinent, with slurred speech and no chances of ... Read more...

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Asbestos-related cancer: NHRC notice to health, environment ministries

July 6th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday issued notice to the health and environment ministries on a report that asbestos-related cancer was on the rise ... Read more...

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Flames, hot tongs kill woman visiting quack

April 13th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sikar (Rajasthan), April 13 (IANS) A 25-year-old married woman died of severe burn injuries in Rajasthan when a quack made her sit next to a fire and placed searing hot ... Read more...

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U.P villagers fear blooming bamboo flowers a bad omen

June 17th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamna MathurLakheempur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh), June 17 (ANI): The sprouting of bamboo flowers in Uttar Pradesh's Lakheempur Kheri has instigated frenzy among the villagers.Superstitious villagers believe that bamboo flowers may ... Read more...

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No problem selling diseased buffaloes to public: Lanong

June 9th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 9 (IANS) Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Bindo M. Lanong Wednesday made yet another remark that could well spell trouble for himself and the government. He told the state assembly that ... Read more...

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Medical Conmen Uses Stem Cell Cure Bait To Capture Preys

April 19th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, the viewers of CBS' "60 Minutes" got to see how in the 21st century stem cell cure for incurable diseases is put as a ... Read more...

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Drogba gives three million pounds sponsorship fee to build hospital in Ivory Coast

November 12th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Chelsea's ace striker Didier Drogba has donated a three million pound sponsorship fee to help build his own hospital in Ivory Coast.The caring striker has been ... Read more...

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Disgraced South Korean cloning researcher found guilty

October 26th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 26 (DPA) The South Korean scientist initially hailed as a cloning pioneer and national hero until an investigation found some faked research in cloning human embryonic stem cells was convicted ... Read more...

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Stem cell therapeutic services launched in Kerala

July 16th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 16 (IANS) Bangalore-based healthcare company Catalyz Life Technologies Thursday announced the launch of stem cell therapeutics in Kerala. Set up at the Bangalore unit of the Trivandrum Technopark Incubation Centre, Catalyz ... Read more...

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Internet creator claims that the web could cure incurable diseases

June 9th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the man who created the World Wide Web, insists that the Internet holds the potential to fight climate change and incurable diseases in future.Speaking in ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh to push health tourism on Kerala lines

June 8th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 8 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh, one of India's more popular tourist destinations, will now promote ancient systems of nature cure on the pattern of Kerala to lure health-conscious affluent visitors, Chief ... Read more...

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Stem cell breakthrough may offer new therapies for various incurable diseases

March 5th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, March 6 (ANI): A group of scientists in Sydney have achieved a breakthrough in using adult stem cells to re-grow damaged muscle tissue in mice, and thereby moved a step ... Read more...

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Three minors die in Kolkata hospital, relatives go on rampage

February 16th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 16 (IANS) Violence broke out in northeastern part of the city and protesters ransacked a city hospital after three minor patients died allegedly due to the negligence of doctors and ... Read more...

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Human trial of stem cell therapy for stroke patients begins in UK

January 19th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Taking a revolutionary step in stem cell research, scientists in the UK will be injecting stem cells into patients to try to repair brain damage in stroke ... Read more...

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Multi-branched molecules to revolutionise applications in nanotechnology

October 25th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): European scientists say that emerging nanotechnologies, based on designer molecules with long complex tree-and branch structures, may pave the way for wide ranging applications in disease therapy ... Read more...

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Water worshipped as nectar in Uttar Pradesh

May 30th, 2008 - 9:21 am ICT by admin
By Kamna MathurLucknow, May 30 (ANI): Blind faith has led people in Uttar Pradeshs Muzaffarnagar District to visualize water dripping from the roots of a Lord Shiva Temple as nector.People started ... Read more...

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