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Indian docs inspired by Gandhi treat people by listening to them


January 24th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Indian doctors Abhay and his wife Rani Bang have revolutionised the approach to healthcare for mothers and babies.In one of the poorest parts of India, the husband and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Genetically modified ’sick pigs’ created to cure human diseases


June 17th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Scottish scientists, who created Dolly the cloned sheep, have now produced pigs that are genetically modified to suffer from incurable human diseases - so they can be used ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sex tips for people with breathing problems


February 15th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 15 (ANI): The British Lung Foundation (BLF) has come up with tips for those having breathing problems to help them boost their sex lives.Dr Noemi Eiser, the BLF's medical director, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Even mild lung condition reduces heart’s pumping ability


January 21st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A new American study has found that the common lung condition, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), brings down the heart's function even when the disorder shows no or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jyoti Basu critical, but condition slightly improves (Third Lead)


January 6th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, hospitalised after an attack of pneumonia, was still critical but doctors attending him Wednesday evening said his condition has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jyoti Basu critical, on ventilator (Second lead)


January 6th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, hospitalised after an attack of pneumonia, was in critical condition and on ventilator Wednesday, doctors said. A team of doctors monitoring ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Giving oxygen to H1N1 patients with respiratory failure improves survival


October 13th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that adding oxygen to the blood of H1N1 patients suffering from respiratory failure can significantly improve their survival.The researchers said that patients who ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sanjay and Akshay gets a taste of the hazardous depths of ‘Blue’


October 13th, 2009 - 6:06 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltds's under-water action adventure BLUE directed by Anthony D'Souza definitely spells danger, excitement, thrills and dare-devil risks! It's not just the audiences who will get to see ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

57-year-old woman is Arizona’s second swine flu death


May 20th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by admin
Phoenix, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A 57-year-old woman became Arizona's second swine flu death last week, officials said on Tuesday afternoon."It was a 57-year-old female from Pinal County, Arizona," said Alia Maisonet, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mariska Hargitay Hospitalized


March 5th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by GD
Mariska Hargitay has been shifted to ER from the Special Victim's Unit.The Emmy-winner of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victim's Unit" was hospitalized on Wednesday following a partially collapsed lung. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ian Halperin offers to pay for Jackos medical tests


January 7th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Self-styled investigative journalist Ian Halperin is so set on finding out if Michael Jackson is dying from a lung disease that he has offered to pay for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sick Jacko fighting for his life?


December 21st, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Michael Jackson is reportedly fighting for his life, according to a writer who is penning a new biography on the singer.Ian Halperin, a former award-winning investigative journalist ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Amy Winehouse gets spooky imitators


November 1st, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Singer Amy Winehouse's look is sure to be one of the most popular Halloween outfits this year. Hardly surprising. Winehouse's spooky appearance, combined with her twilight jaunts, have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Viagra keeping 7-year-old girl alive!


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): A seven-year-old girl who suffers a rare illness is breathing life because of Viagra.Touted as the ultimate libido-booster for men, Viagra is keeping alive Natalie Archibald.She is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Amy Winehouses health problems puts dad Mitch under stress


July 14th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Taking care of Amy Winehouse and her health seems to have put a lot of stress on her father Mitch, who is now reportedly suffering from stress-related ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Amy Winehouse suffering from heart problems?


July 13th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): Amy Winehouses drug addiction is playing havoc with her health. After being diagnosed with a lung condition, the singer is now, suffering from drug-induced heart problems, it ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Amy Winehouse kicking the butt with nicotine patches


June 26th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): Amy Winehouse has finally made an attempt to clean up her act by wearing nicotine patches.The Rehab singer, who was recently diagnosed with traces of the lung ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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