neurosurgeon

My role in ‘Honge Juda…’ not cameo, says Aamir


September 19th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) After playing a rustic cop in comedy show "FIR", actor Aamir Ali is now playing a neurosurgeon in new show "Honge Juda Na Hum". He says ... Read more...

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Indian-American neurosurgeon convicted of tax evasion


August 24th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Milwaukee (Wisconsin), Aug 24 (IANS) An Indian-American neurosurgeon has been convicted by a federal jury on tax charges for his alleged failure to disclose $8 million in income held in ... Read more...

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Hope for conjoined Patna twins after apex court ruling


July 19th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 19 (IANS) The parents of 16-year-old conjoined twins Saba and Farah are eagerly awaiting government help to surgically separate them.This follows a Supreme Court directive to the central ... Read more...

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Florida teenager survives harpoon through head


June 20th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
Yasser Lopez has miraculously survived after being shot through the head with a fishing harpoon. Lopez, who is currently recovering from the accident, remains in a Miami ... Read more...

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Nail fractures hand


June 12th, 2012 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) Singer David Nail fractured his hand during a charity softball game in Tennessee, and is now taking rest.The incident took place in Nashville Saturday, when ... Read more...

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Indian-American wins US spelling contest for fifth year running (Third Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Indian Americans continued to demonstrate their spelling prowess when Snigdha Nandipati, a 14-year-old girl, correctly spelled "guetapens", French word for ambush, to win the 2012 Scripps ... Read more...

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Snigdha Nandipati wins fifth Spelling Bee crown for Indian-Americans (Second Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Snigdha Nandipati, a 14-year-old Indian American girl, correctly spelled "guetapens", French for ambush, to win the 2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee crown and retain the coveted ... Read more...

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Vaccine extends life of brain cancer patients


April 19th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) A new brain cancer vaccine, which uses material from patients' own tumours, holds promise of extending their lives by several months, show results of a multicentre ... Read more...

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Bump on head should not be ignored


April 16th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (IANS) A bump on your head could lead to a permanent disability or cognitive deficits if not attended in time, says a case study.According to the case ... Read more...

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Animator Charu to undergo surgery Thursday


March 29th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) "RA.One" animator Charu Khandal, who has met with a serious road accident, will undergo surgery at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital later Thursday, a close friend ... Read more...

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Basketball player shot hoops while in coma


February 27th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A basketball player shocked doctors when she mimicked shooting hoops while she was still in coma. The incident has become a major subject to neuroscientists who ... Read more...

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Baby Falak’s brother found


February 15th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Baby Falak's five-year-old brother has been found in Uttam Nagar here, police claimed Wednesday, while the two-year-old battered girl continued to be critical.Police found the ... Read more...

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Two people arrested in Falak case (Lead)


February 11th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Rajkumar, the man alleged to have handed over two-year-old baby Falak to his teen girlfriend, has been arrested, police said Saturday. Another woman has also ... Read more...

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Indian American doctor charged with hiding India accounts


September 29th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) A Indian American neurosurgeon has been re-indicted by a US grand jury on new charges that he failed to declare an HSBC bank account in India ... Read more...

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Kalmadi to be examined by AIIMS for dementia


July 27th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Suresh Kalmadi, the jailed former chairman of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, will be taken to the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ... Read more...

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Kalmadi to be examined by AIIMS neuro expert


July 26th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Suresh Kalmadi, jailed former chairman of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CWG OC), will be taken to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ... Read more...

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Career is my hobby: Ryan Reynolds


July 4th, 2011 - 8:04 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds says one of his biggest hobbies is his career.The 34-year-old, who split from wife Scarlett Johansson in December after two years of ... Read more...

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Brain bypass regenerates lost brain tissue


April 25th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 25 (IANS) Neurosurgeons have successfully regenerated lost brain tissue through brain bypass surgery in patients whose blood flow to the organ was impaired by strokes. This loss of ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords fit enough to attend husband’s shuttle launch


April 25th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was critically injured in a shooting incident in January, has been declared fit enough to attend her husband's space shuttle launch.Giffords' husband NASA ... Read more...

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New gene therapy reverses Parkinson’s symptoms


March 17th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Scientists have developed a novel gene therapy called NLX-P101 that dramatically reduces movement impairment in Parkinson's patients.The approach introduces a gene into the brain to normalize chemical signalling.The ... Read more...

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Study finds part of brain that rotates image mentally


March 10th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): In a new study, scientists from Udine, Italy, have found which hemisphere of the brain - left or right - rotates an image mentally.A multidisciplinary team led by ... Read more...

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Deep-brain stimulation ‘helps patients with treatment-resistant depression’


February 8th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): Deep-brain stimulation can help depressed patients who are resistant to other therapies, according to a new study.The study, conducted by a team led by psychiatrist Sidney Kennedy ... Read more...

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Brave toddler who had half her brain removed learns to walk


February 1st, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A toddler has learnt to walk after having half her brain removed to stop her suffering 50 seizures a day.Two-year-old Katie Verdecchia has Aicardi syndrome - an inherited ... Read more...

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Kurup, Shaji Karun, Jayaram among Kerala’s Padma awardees


January 25th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 25 (IANS) Malayalam poet O.N.V. Kurup was Tuesday named for the Padma Vibhushan, while popular actor Jayaram, filmmaker Shaji N. Karun, architect G. Sankar and Mohiniattam dancer Kshemavathy Pavitharan were ... Read more...

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Brain surgery overcomes incurable case of depression


January 25th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) A nurse engaged in a long battle with depression has become the world's first person to benefit from neurosurgery. Sheila Cook, 62, suffered for more than a ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords May Leave Hospital Sooner Than Expected


January 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords might leave the hospital much earlier than expected. After she had been shot in the head in a mass shooting in Tuscon, Arizona, ... Read more...

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Rare eye surgery performed on arrow-hit Tripura girl (Lead)


January 16th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 16 (IANS) Doctors in Kolkata have performed a rare operation and saved the life of an 18-year-old Tripura girl who was struck in her left eye by an iron arrow ... Read more...

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Rare eye surgery performed on arrow-hit Tripura girl


January 16th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 16 (IANS) Doctors in Kolkata have performed a rare operation and saved the life of an 18-year-old Tripura girl who was struck in her left eye by an iron arrow ... Read more...

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Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Is Recovering, Communicating With Family


January 14th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head at close range on Saturday in the gathering that took place in Tucson. The Congresswoman is said to ... Read more...

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Shot US Congresswoman chances of survival 101 percent, say doctors


January 12th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan.12 (ANI): Doctors attending to critically wounded Democrat Representative Gabrielle Giffords have said that her chances of survival are now 101 percent, and added that she is making a ... Read more...

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Clarence Dupnik Suspects Arizona Shooter Had An Accomplice


January 9th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tucson, Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Clarence Dupnik, the County Sheriff of Pima has brought forward the names of people who were killed in the mass shooting that took place in ... Read more...

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Neurosurgeon Indrajit Roy will be new sheriff of Kolkata


December 24th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) Eminent neurosurgeon Indrajit Roy will be the new sheriff of Kolkata, West Bengal government sources said here Friday. Roy will take over from the incumbent noted journalist ... Read more...

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Indian-origin neurosurgeon left prostitute dead in his bed for 2 days


December 24th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 24 (ANI): An Indian-origin neurosurgeon left a young prostitute dead in his bed for almost two days while he continued a drug and sex binge in a Sydney hotel room ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doc in Oz admits to manslaughter of prostitute


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): An Indian-origin neurosurgeon accused of murdering two prostitutes has admitted to the manslaughter of one, who died after cocaine-fuelled sex sessions at his Sydney home.Suresh Surendranath Nair, 42, ... Read more...

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How to keep back pain away this winter


December 10th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Holidays are indeed a time to have a lot of fun, but additional stress and busier schedule may end up giving you that intolerable back pain. Now, an ... Read more...

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