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Cholesterol-lowering drug could protect kidneys after surgery

April 12th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): A new study involving an Indian-origin researcher has suggested that taking a cholesterol-lowering drug called statin before having major elective surgery could potentially reduce serious kidney complications.Each year, ... Read more...

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Shankaranand, who headed Bofors probe panel, dead

November 20th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 20 (IANS) Nehru-Gandhi family loyalist and long time Congressman B. Shankaranand, who headed the joint parliamentary probe into $1.3 billion Bofors gun scandal, died Thursday of cardiac arrest. He was ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram’s wife buried in Lahore

October 26th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 26 (IANS) Tributes poured in for Wasim Akram's wife, Huma, who was buried in her hometown Lahore Monday. She was 42. A large number of former Pakistan Test cricketers, senior ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram’s Wife Huma Dies Of Sepsis

October 25th, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wasim Akram's wife Huma Akram passed away on Sunday from fever. Suffering from a rare disease, she finally succumbed to it after battling it out for five ... Read more...

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BP drug combo cuts kidney disease risk by a fifth in diabetics

February 19th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Researchers have found that a combination of two blood-pressure-lowering drugs cuts the risk of kidney disease by about 20 percent in type 2 diabetes patients.In the ADVANCE ... Read more...

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